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  • Happy New Year

    A new year always seems like a great place for a new start. Right? Maybe it’s just another Wednesday but this Wednesday is a new year. Welcome 2020!! Starting off the year with a little brand/website refresh. The new logo got added to the newsletter last month. But let me tell you a little bit

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  • Prayer Posture

    We’re taught to bow our heads, maybe fold our hands. Some hold hands or raise them. Others kneel or sit. But does is one posture better than the other? Is one position valued more to God? We know that the last question was rhetorical, right? In 2 Samuel 7:18, we read that King David sat

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  • Fruit of the Spirit // Self-Control

    Probably the hardest fruit of the Spirit to work on. Probably the one that we truly need the most; the one that can contribute to the ability to use the other fruits too! Maybe that’s why Paul saved it for last. Read: Galatians 5:22-23 Context: See Intro Notes: Webster // ability to control oneself Greek // ἐγκράτεια, enkrateia

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  • Fruit of the Spirit // Gentleness

    Gentleness can be simple when we’re thinking we need to be gentle when holding a baby, helping the injured, or picking a flower. But what about this biblical gentleness that’s more about humility? How easy is that? Read: Galatians 5:22-23 Context: See Intro Notes: Webster // quality of being kind, tender, or mild-mannered Greek // πραΰτης , prautēs

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  • Fruit of the Spirit // Faithfulness

    Faith. Faithful. Faithfulness. A lot of words to consider meanings. These words can lead to great conversations about how we can trust scripture, God, and each other. Read: Galatians 5:22-23 Context: See Intro Notes: Webster //  quality of being faithful Greek // πίστις, pistis Active meaning of believing & trusting Discuss with Kids : What is faith? complete

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  • Fruit of the Spirit // Goodness

    There are quite a few meanings for the word goodness in the Greek language. This meaning is less shiny and proper and more about the quality of doing what is right. So a little stern and strong in convictions. Read: Galatians 5:22-23 Context: See Intro Notes: Webster // quality of being morally good or virtuous Greek // ἀγαθωσύνη,

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