Good Bye to Winter and Winter Times

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This winter was really long, and although we’ve seen spring for awhile now, we want to make sure that our winter season spiritually is over and that spring time has come. What happens in spring? The flowers begin new growth, the grass begins to come up, the trees bud, new life is born. So too, should this be a refreshing time of new life in our spirits. Get the kids outside, read a new book, start something new that would be refreshing to your soul. Let spring inside and prepare for the next step God has for you to take.

Obstacles…

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The Bible tells us to “run the race set before us’, but many times there are obstacles to that run. The enemy is out to get us and those on our team. It doesn’t matter if we are faster, we have to be smarter. Smarter than the enemy. Smarter than his tricks. Make sure this week, you have covered your ‘team’ in prayer, so that the enemy has less chance of breaking through the line.

What Is Family?

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fam·i·ly /ˈfam(ə)lē/ noun 1. a group consisting of parents and children living together in a household. 2. THOSE WHO LOVE YOU WHETHER THEY ARE RELATED OR NOT Many of us grew up that family has to be related to us. But really, we find over the years that there are many definitions of who are family is, who we are really close to, who adds to those that are natually related to us. Family looks different for everyone. Most families are not traditional mom, dad and kids anymore. Most families are a combination of step parents, grand parents, nieces and nephews, etc. Some family members may be neighbors and friends. The truth of the matter is that the structure everyone’s family looks different. We need to teach our children that …