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Shepherd for the Journey

In my longing to be more like Jesus, I’ve undertaken the study of his “I am” statements as recorded in the book of John. Jesus said “I am the good shepherd.” (John 10: 11) I am not a shepherd. My … Continue reading

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Light for the Journey

While visiting the caves of Luray Caverns, we meandered among the stalactites and stalagmites into a small chamber at the end of one of the crystallized walkways. Occasional drips of water splashed onto the natural limestone surfaces. In her calm … Continue reading

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Bread for the Journey (daily)

Got bread for the journey? Jesus illustrates his mission with the metaphor “I am the bread of life.” (John 6:35) Bread is so very basic. This baked mixture of flour and water was a dietary staple in biblical times.  It’s … Continue reading

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How to Support Your Missionary — The Ultimate Guide

Today’s article is a guest post by Samuel Werner of the Missions Manual. Serving as a missionary, Sam interacts regularly with  supporters. Pause and read his words to learn the best ways to care for your missionaries. Share his words … Continue reading

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How to Study the Bible and Grow Closer to God

To live a life reflecting God’s presence is to lead a life intricately woven with his Word. In this, we can grow closer to God. The men and women in the scriptures reveal God’s story with as much passion, joy, … Continue reading

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Top 10 Posts of 2012

Another year of blogging has passed! This journal posts articles about the challenges of integrating faith into our life’s journey. It’s been my joy to share thoughts and connect with you over the past twelve months. Thank you for reading … Continue reading

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Prayer Guide for Missional Living

Pray continually…with perseverance, with patience, with persistence. Prayer remains critical in our faith journey. Many needs come to our attention as we seek to incorporate prayer into this sometimes meandering path. Sometimes, though, we are at a loss for words! Instead … Continue reading

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