The Art Of Christian Living

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Guard, Work, Heart,

Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. Proverbs 4:23 Hannah works as a paralegal in a very busy law firm and prides herself as a reliable confidante. It is a large law firm consisting of 17 attorneys with 22 Paralegals and legal assistants. Everyone eats lunch at the firm cafeteria where …

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Comfort, Help, Trouble, God

Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God. 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 Alias grew up an only child with few friends. …

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Perseverance, Faithful, Education, God

And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.” Philippians 1:6 Halima can’t stop talking about going to America after her acceptance. All day and night she dreams about independent student life in America. Mom, I can’t wait …

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Rejection, Fear, God, Accepted

For the Lord will not reject his people; he will never forsake his inheritance. Psalms 94:14 Abby’s cheerleading team just won a national high school competition. Everyone was celebrating and hugging each other; “We did it, we won! How cool is that?” Abby went straight to the locker room to change and do math homework …

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Simple, Easy, God, Solutions, Answers

Naaman’s servants went to him and said, “My father, if the prophet had told you to do some great thing, would you not have done it? How much more, then, when he tells you, ‘Wash and be cleansed’!”  2 Kings 5:13 When Maria mentioned feeling stressed and weak, her friend Eva advised her to go to …

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Diligence, Hard Work,

Diligent hands will rule, but laziness ends in forced labor. Proverbs 12:24Dave grew up in a hardworking, honest, God-fearing home. He was studious and had big dreams for his future. He wanted to make his parents proud and studied hard hoping to improve their life and perhaps buy them a home in a more stable …

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Perseverance, Waiting, Hard Work

Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything”. James 2-4On a beautiful sunny day, in a coastal West African country, Mr. …

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Gift, Talent, God

“Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms” 1 Peter 4:10 Allan works as a freelance writer and a blogger. He never set out to become a writer. His teachers would be shocked because he was really bad at English, …

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Patience, Waiting

Let us run with patience the race that is set before us” Hebrew 12:1Joe and his brother Joel live in a small village called Tujer. After school, they help the family grow crops on their farmland to sell at the village market. They were well known for fresh nutritious tomatoes. Joe was a patient, well-mannered …

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God, Father

God only gives what is good for his children to his children.” John Piper 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. Jeremiah 29:11 Amina is a brilliant, beautiful 6-year-old girl. As a first-grader, Amina was tired …

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