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What Does Pentecost Look Like?

Brokenness healed, sin overcome, power to love, peace to endure, joy in suffering, tragedy turned into victory, are all (along with many more) descriptors of what happens when people are filled with the Holy Spirit! What is the day of Pentecost really all about? It’s about fixing what is broken and restoring our relationships with…

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#ThankaTrucker

Over 30 years in the industry and I’ve never experienced a time like this where so many people recognize and celebrate how critical this industry is to our nation. I run a research organization that studies ways to improve the trucking industry’s safety and productivity, so with our research and data, I’ve seen firsthand how…

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Tessa’s Story

“The first week brought a lot of frustration and tears for both of us.” Like many, Mt. Bethel’s Nursery Director, Tessa Montoro, has had to shift and learn new rhythms when it comes to balancing work and kids. Tessa’s husband and Dylan’s father, Darren Montoro, passed away just a few months ago. Adjusting to life…

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Prayer Guide for Neighborhood Walks

A Prayer for our neighbors: Heavenly Father, I ask You to empower me to love my neighbors as much as I love myself (Matthew 22:37-39). I humble myself and seek Your face. Sometimes I don’t recognize the sin in my life for what it is, so reveal my sin. Give me the power to repent….

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Who’s in Control?

We all like to be in control of our life. I know I do. And those of us in leadership positions in our homes or church or businesses feel the additional responsibility of trying to be in control of situations and outcomes. When things are going well, it is easy to think that you have…

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Talking with a Stuffed Animal

My mother bought me a giant stuffed animal named “Bunkie” when I was seven years old. He was about half the size of me at the time and covered in soft golden fur. My mother bought him because I had issues falling asleep. I had issues because I would think about horrible things while laying…

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I’m Not Going Back

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Buddy System

NEW TO THE BUDDY SYSTEM: In addition to notes of encouragement to healthcare workers and First Responders, we are supporting, praying for, and encouraging the staff and residents at nursing homes and assisted living homes in the East Cobb area. We would love for you to send cards, pictures, and notes to lift up these…

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