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Understand the Keys to The Peace That Passes All Understanding

  And the peace that passes all understanding will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. We’ve heard this quoted over and over again. Perhaps this verse from Philippians 4:7 has been spoken over us in every church service since our childhood. We’re heard it anew in Sunday messages and it runs through our […]

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If you ask God to give you His peace…

If you ask God to give you His peace… He’s going to ask you if you’re sure, when you say, “Yes, Lord! I need to write a blog about it, show me peace!” He’s going to do just that, and it doesn’t look or feel anything like yoga. As a matter of fact, it’s more […]

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Keep Us in Perfect Peace

During my morning quiet time recently, I read this in my devotional: “The way to walk thru demanding days is to grip my hand tightly and stay in close communication with me. Let your thoughts and spoken words be richly flavored with trust and thankfulness. Regardless of the day’s problems, and I will keep you […]

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He Himself Is Our Peace

As we continue our focus on peace this month, I felt led to share an often-neglected spiritual discipline with you as a way to experience God’s peace in your life. Right now. What follows is a guided meditation on the Word of God based on the Christian spiritual discipline of contemplative prayer. In his classic […]

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True Peace Is Likely More Than You Think It Is

Peace. What a wonderful word to us moms. With vocal toddlers, noisy washing machines, electronic toys, and outdoor-voices in the house, we seem to never have peace. But, believe it or not, true peace is NOT complete quiet and a lack of disorder. I’m not saying those things aren’t wonderful, but there is a different […]

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Tips for Maintaining Your Peace

As women of faith, we are directed to live peaceably whenever possible. It must be important if it can be found in various forms 429 times in the King James Version of the Bible! The scriptures talk about different types of peace, including false peace, inner peace, peace with God and peace with man. But […]

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That Child and the Nature of Sin

  I want to talk a little about that darned sin nature that rears its ugly head and often (as least we think) we see it more often in “that child.” It’s often accompanied by some real defiance and an attitude. Even what may be the most terrifying for most of us, is this response […]

Rest of Peace

The Rest of Peace

You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You. Trust in the LORD forever, for in YAH, the LORD, is everlasting strength. Isaiah 26:3-4 Perfect peace. Shalom, Shalom. It’s the ultimate in peace because it comes from a place of trusting God. The ONLY way this […]

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Simple Peace

The world is searching for peace, but it seems to be looking in all the wrong places. We want order and we want stability and we think we will find our peace there. In our homes, we strive to be organized, to keep up, and to create a system that is well managed. We search […]

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Finding Peace In God

And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:7 Have you ever had one of those days where everything you do, fills you with panic and anxiety. You may find yourself worrying over finances, work, family issues, or something similar. You just sit and […]