Category Archives: Teens

He Shows Himself Strong!

For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him. ~ 2 Chronicles 16:9a ~ I got up later than usual on … Continue reading

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Heart Cry

The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears, And delivers them out of all their troubles. The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart, And saves such as have a contrite spirit. ~ Psalm 34:17-18 ~ My last post spoke about boldly entering … Continue reading

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Trust—An All-or-Nothing Choice

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths. ~ Proverbs 3:5-6 ~ Trust, like an action potential, is an all-or-nothing event. Today, I was … Continue reading

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Father Knows Best

After they had come to Mysia, they tried to go into Bithynia, but the Spirit did not permit them. ~ Acts 16:7 ~ Sometimes as we journey along the path our good Lord has made for us, we encounter a barrier … Continue reading

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A Precious and Good Gift

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of turning. ~ James 1:17 ~ I am sitting across from Noah, watching her … Continue reading

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Earlobes, Mom, and a Baby Shower

Your wife [shall be] like a fruitful vine In the very heart of your house, Your children like olive plants All around your table. ~ Psalm 128:3 ~ We have been studying Mendelian genetics in biology class this week. The … Continue reading

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Do Not Worry

Worry weighs a person down; an encouraging word cheers a person up.~ Proverbs 12:25 (NLT) ~ Three days into our new academic year, a movie quote came to mind, “Fasten your seat belts, it’s going to be a bumpy night!” … Continue reading

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