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A HEART FOCUSED ON GOD One writer (Warren Wiersbe) wrote a book called Victorious Christian about a woman named Fanny Crosby. Crosby was the author...
Scripture: Philippians 4:4-4:19
In a Peanuts cartoon, Lucy demands that Linus change TV channels and then threatens him with her fist if he doesn’t. "What makes you think you can w...
Scripture: Philippians 4:2-4:3
In a speech made in 1863, Abraham Lincoln said, "We have been the receipients of the choicest bounties of heaven; we have been preserved these many ye...
Scripture: Deuteronomy 8:13-8:14, Proverbs 30:8-30:9, Matthew 13:22, Luke 15:11-15:32, Titus 2:11-2:15, [more]
Paul and the Philippians remembered and supported one another in prayer. A joyful, loving, and caring church is one which keeps each other in prayer....
Scripture: Philippians 4:13
NOT MY JOB The names in this story have been changed out of respect for their privacy. Julie W told her family's story in a magazine article. [M...
QUOTATIONS ON TRUTH Where I found truth, there found I my God, who is the truth itself (Augustine). Genuine spiritual knowledge lies not in wond...
One day 2 men were talking as they saw a woman walking down the road. One of the men said, “That’s Mrs. Jones. She always has something good to say...
THE HUMMINGBIRD AND THE VULTURE Both the hummingbird and the vulture fly over the desert. All vultures see is rotting meat, because that is what th...
I love the story about the Lutheran pastor who always started each service off with the phrase, "The Lord be with you." The people would then respo...
THE RIGHT USE OF THE EYES A bishop of the early church, who was a remarkable example of the virtue of contentment, was asked his secret. The venera...
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-4:13