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New Focus…What Should Be Important

By Shaun Blakeney | Mar 13, 2017

Ah…the new school year is upon us.  I knew it was coming as I walked through Walmart and saw all the aisles of folders, pens, paper, protractors and backpacks.  But the reality of school became quickly evident this morning as I was stuck behind a school bus that seemed to pick up every single child…

SISTERHOOD – One of Life’s Necessities

By Debbie Luffman | Mar 13, 2017

Do you have one? Or two or three? Or a group of them? If you don’t you should. I mean there is no reason not to have some cause they are everywhere and they need you as much as you need them. Sisters, we all need sisters. There is this space in us that only…

Stay Sharp!

By Bethany Kush | Mar 9, 2017

“You use steel to sharpen steel, and one friend sharpens another.” Proverbs 27:17 In God’s word, we’ve been given some valuable guiding principles for just about every area of our lives…even friendship! This verse in Proverbs tells us that good friends are meant to “sharpen” each other. When I picture “steel sharpening steel” I imagine the…

The Power of Being Teachable

By Shaun Blakeney | Mar 6, 2017

Teachable: having an attitude of pure and complete humility Being teachable is so important. Here at Christ Fellowship it’s one of our core values. “Grow to go…remaining teachable to stay usable.” We need to always remain in a place where we can be humble and teachable. When someone comes to you and tells you what…

Awkward Races and Unexpected Places, Part 3

By Julie Mullins | Mar 6, 2017

“So Naomi returned from Moab, accompanied by her daughter-in-law Ruth, the young Moabite woman. They arrived in Bethlehem in late spring; at the beginning of the barley harvest…So she went out, entered a field and began to glean behind the harvesters. As it turned out, she [Ruth] was working in a field belonging to Boaz,…

Awkward Races, Disrupted Paces, Part 2

By Julie Mullins | Mar 2, 2017

“Don’t call me Naomi,” she told them. “Call me Mara, because the Almighty has made my life very bitter. I went away full, but the Lord has brought me back empty. Why call me Naomi? The Lord has afflicted me; the Almighty has brought misfortune upon me.” Ruth 1:20-21 Many times awkward starting lines will launch…

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