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Tag Archives: 2020
Day 5: Glorify God With Our Bodies!
21 Days of Prayer and Fasting 2021 – Our Year of Growth In Our Physical Lives! Day 5: Glorify God With Our Bodies! “Don’t you know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, … Continue reading
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Hope For Today #181 – You are blessed, So Be Fruitful!
2021 is here! What a joy to realize we made it, we’re alive, and God has brought us to this moment! With a fresh calendar comes fresh hope! God has given Doc and the Eagles In Leadership the word for … Continue reading
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Hope For Today #179 – Jesus Is Just!
Christmas is this week! Today we focus on the character of King Jesus and what He brings us: Wonder, Counsel, Peace, He Never Leaves Us, and Peace! And as we turn our focus to the HOPE of the World – … Continue reading
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Hope For Today #165- Expansion Happens Even In Our Misery!
2020 has been a very hard year for many. In our ministry, one of our staff members husbands passed away from COVID 19 in April. Because of the lockdown, many people have lost their jobs and many businesses have gone … Continue reading
Hope For Today #165 – Expansion Happens Even In Our Misery!
2020 has been a very hard year for many. In our ministry one of our staff members husband passed away from Covid 19 in April . Because of the lockdown many people have lost their jobs and many businesses … Continue reading
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Hope For Today #163 – The Dreams and Visions We Are Building!
(Doc and Kate with Kate’s Sister’s Children) Children are amazing! When God blessed Melodee and me with two girls we were so excited. And now as Kate and I pray and seek God’s face, we’re asking God to increase our … Continue reading
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Hope For Today – God’s Expansion Plans As We Start Afresh!
As I asked people what they did when the lockdown was released, it was interesting to hear their responses. I was looking for the big plans that they had hoped and dreamed about. Most of the people responded about enjoying being back … Continue reading
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Hope For Today – His Expansion Plans Begin Afresh!
Like a new calendar at the beginning of the year, there is something that stirs my heart when everything begins new. One of the things that I love the most is when God gives a fresh word for a new … Continue reading
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Hope For Today – God’s Expansion Plan For Our Lives Ends When …
If we want 2020 to be our year of expansion, we will need to avoid great failures in our lives with all of our strength and discipline. We all know what it’s like to be almost out of control. Sometimes evil … Continue reading
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Happy Good Friday!
It’s Good Friday, 2020! For most of us, we are in lockdown – quarantined from family and friends … and our Church families. Some have found the quarantine difficult and depressing. But for us, Children of God, we have found … Continue reading
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