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04/24/2019

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Stacey Crawford   We know that all things work together for good for those who love God, who are called according to his purpose. Romans 8:28 NRSV   The above Bible verse has been one I have clung to in the middle of many of the storms I have faced in life. It has brought...

04/17/2019

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Stacey Crawford   I am nothing without Jesus. Let that sink in for a minute. This really resonated with me as I was sending another church member a song I thought she would like. Earlier that day, I saw her post on Facebook that she was in the middle of “doing,” doing...

04/04/2019

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Stacey Crawford   Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord will personally go ahead of you. He will be with you; he will neither fail you nor abandon you. Deuteronomy 31:8 NLT   There is a story in the Bible about three individuals who stood up for their beliefs. It is...

03/19/2019

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Stacey Crawford   As I was driving to work one day last week, I could see in the distance that I was going to drive into a storm. When I left my house, the sun was attempting to make its way out and the sky was absolutely beautiful, full of purples, pinks, and blues. But the farther from...

03/11/2019

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Stacey Crawford   I have been reading a book called “It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way.” This book has really been speaking into my life lately. The truth is, right now life has thrown curve balls that weren’t a part of my plan. If I had control of my life, this...

03/05/2019

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Stacey Crawford   A few weeks ago, I was having a difficult week. I was feeling pretty down and fighting a spiritual battle in my mind. My insecurities were getting the best of me, and I was feeling really down on myself. My self-esteem was low, and I was second guessing everything. Ever...

03/01/2019

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Stacey Crawford   We have been talking a lot as a staff about goal setting. We are continually coming back to these goals to evaluate where we are and what we need to do in order to accomplish them. It really is an incredible process…to set a goal, put in the work, achieve it, and...

02/18/2019

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Stacey Crawford   My daughter is in this phase where she has to do everything herself. Don’t get me wrong, this is a good thing. We really try to challenge her to problem solve and work things out, but she is only four and there are things she is still too little to do. Often...

02/06/2019

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Stacey Crawford   I am currently struggling with some things in my life. I find myself in a season when things need to be fixed, but there is only so much I can do to fix it. I know the steps God is calling me toward, but one of the things I hear Him saying to me very loudly is that I...

01/21/2019

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Stacey Crawford   This week is the one-year anniversary of my sister-in-law’s death. As the anniversary begins to creep up on us, I find myself reliving that day over and over again. It’s almost as if I can clearly remember everything that happened that day…the text...