Meditating on His Word with Sylvia Hughes

I have seen the God-given task with which the sons of men are to be occupied. He has made everything beautiful in its time. Also He has put eternity in their hearts, except that no one can find out the work that God does from beginning to end.

Grace & Truth with Pastor Emanuel Webb Hoggard

In 1970, a pastor’s wife asked a 20-year-old new convert to help with children’s church. She’d only been in the church a few weeks, and had never taught children. She wasn’t trained. She wasn’t “called.” She was willing.

Meditating on His Word with Sylvia Hughes

She opens her mouth with wisdom, and on her tongue is the law of kindness. She watches over the ways of her household, and does not eat the bread of idleness.

Grace & Truth with Pastor Emanuel Webb Hoggard

I love hearing fish stories - the ones that center around the one that got away, the hot spot where they catch as fast as they can cast or the biggest fish they have ever seen.

Grace & Truth with Pastor Emanuel Webb Hoggard

The parable of the prodigal son is possibly Jesus’ most famous illustration amid his many messages. (The only rival story would be the “Good Samaritan.”)

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Meditating on His Word by Sylvia Hughes

For from the creation of the world the invisible things of Him are clearly seen, being understood through the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse.

Be Still with Hugh Davis

Set in a contemporary landscape with fantastic creatures who have forgotten and moved beyond the use of magic, Pixar’s Onward (2020) tells the story of elven brothers Ian and Barley Lightfoot. Their father, Wilden, died when Barley was very young, just before Ian’s birth. On Ian’s sixteenth …

Meditating on His Word with Sylvia Hughes

All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach us what is true and to make us realize what is wrong in our lives. It corrects us when we are wrong and teaches us to do what is right. God uses it to prepare and equip his people to do every good work.

Grace & Truth with Amanda Hoggard

I was in my twenties living in Winter Haven, Florida when I came out of a store in hurry to get back to work. I opened my driver’s door, threw my purse to the passenger’s seat, and a huge gust of wind came. It blew my door completely open, hitting the mirror on the car door next to me and kn…

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