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I Believe in Miracles

~ by Cara Whitney I pray that God, who gives hope, will bless you with complete happiness and peace because of your faith. And may the power of the Holy ...

The Push

When I was writing my master’s thesis, I got into an explosive fight with my thesis chair. If that seems weird it’s because it was. I burst into tears unexpectedly, ...

Beach Days: Salt-Air Hair

There is no wisdom, no insight, no plan that can succeed against the Lord. — Proverbs 21:30 NIV When we visit the beach, why does our hair frizz, turn into ...

God’s Delight

How can we access God’s delight? When I think of God’s affection for me, the primary picture that comes to mind is a powerful image of love: the cross. While ...

Our Security Snares

~ by Kasey Van Norman The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe. — Proverbs 29:25 ESV The Hebrew word for “snare” in this ...

Why Does God Allow Mental Illness?

~ by Ryan Casey Waller SO, WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF SUFFERING? I once worked with a man who started limping around the office one day. He had tripped during ...

Interrupted and Disappointed

When they came to the border of Mysia, they tried to enter Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus would not allow them to. — Acts 16:7 What a strange thing for ...

Bucked Off My High Horse

~ by Cara Whitney Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Come near to God and He will come near to you. Wash ...

Peace Like a River

You will keep him in perfect peace,Whose mind is stayed on You,Because he trusts in You.—Isaiah 26:3, NKJV The word peace first caught my attention as a child when I heard the ...

What Are My Spiritual Gifts?

It wasn’t too long after creation that the animals got together to form a school. They wanted the best school possible — one that offered their students a well-rounded curriculum ...

Run Toward the Roar

Editor's note: One of the great privileges of parenting, grandparenting, and being an auntie or uncle is sharing your faith with little ones. A great way to do that is ...

WayMaker: Sign

Editor’s Note: Have you heard the news about our summer Online Bible study, the WayMaker with Ann Voskamp? The study is a journey through Exodus to see that there is ...

Where Are You?

Editor's note: Please join us June 13th for the WayMaker Online Bible Study with Ann Voskamp! Today’s excerpt is from Ann’s brand-new, bestselling companion book, in which she tells her ...

Empty Nest: Finishing Well

Editor's note: As the old saying goes, "The days are long, but the years are short." Every day we prepare for the finish line and it goes by much quicker ...

Chase the Fire

'For I know the plans I have for you,' declares the Lord, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.' — ...

You Can Listen to the Bible (and Finish It in a Year) with Audio Bibles

~ by Laurie McClure, editor of FaithGateway Do you feel like you don’t have enough time to read the Bible? Are you hung up by less modern translations and find ...

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WayMaker Online Bible Study with Ann Voskamp

WayMaker Online Bible Study with Ann Voskamp

Find a way - The Way - to deeper intimacy with God! Join bestselling author Ann Voskamp as we discover the S.A.C.R.E.D. daily habit, a way of life, that will reorient our souls in relation to God through Scripture, prayer, and study. Reserve your spot now and receive free access to 6 study videos and other free Bible study resources when you sign up. Study starts 6/13!