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Love Someone Struggling with Addiction? Find Hope in God’s Word

I open the front screen door and step tentatively inside. My eyes dart to where my sister sits on the couch with new, tanned skin and home-cut bangs. I want to tease her about her eternal compulsion to dye and cut her own hair on a whim, but ......

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Mounting Medical Bills? Psalms Offer Peace

You’re a planner. You plan for vacation, your kids’ education, and that much-needed new home appliance. You didn’t plan on your loved one getting sick. At first you said, We can do this. You pinched pennies, tapped into savings, got by. But as the ill...

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How to Help People Read and Understand the Bible for Themselves

I grew up in the church, but when it came to the Bible I didn’t understand what I was reading. I was in the youth choir. I was a praise dancer. I was very involved, but generally it was more about seeing my friends than hearing the Word. In ......

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Pray for Spiritual and Emotional Healing for Children in the Sahel

Nine-year-old Moussa lies awake in his bed, his heart pounding heavily and his palms sweating uncontrollably, and wonders: Will someone break into my home? Will there be violence in my village? Will someone harm me or my family? These fears overwhelm hi...

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