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Hope for Today #193: Faith Overcomes Praise – Palm Sunday
Easter Is NEXT WEEK! 2021 is flying by! And despite the way the world tries to keep us distracted with diasater and disease, God has given Doc and the Eagles In Leadership team the word for the New Year: 2021 Is … Continue reading
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Faith Filled Friday – When God Answers!
“The children struggled together within her, and she said, “If it is thus, why is this happening to me?” So she went to inquire of the Lord. And the Lord said to her, “Two nations are in your womb, and … Continue reading
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Transformed Episode #210: Understanding God’s Loving Calls
How do we attract the heart of God? Welcome to the Transformed podcast. I’m your host, Mike Powers. When things are not going well, God wants us to fully return to Him! All too often our lives are met with … Continue reading
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Transformed Episode #201: Motivated By God’s Love to Build Spiritual Muscle!
God wants to speak with you, often, daily, personally! Welcome to the transformed podcast! How we prepare ourselves to listen to God and how we set aside time to listen to Him speaks volumes about how God will work in … Continue reading
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Transformed Episode 160 – Jesus Our Life Provider
Welcome to the Transformed podcast. So why is Jesus so important? Don’t all religions pray to the same God? Aren’t all faiths equally valid? In today’s study, Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, Lead Pastor at Pacific Baptist Church in El Segundo, … Continue reading
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Episode 140 – Where Is God When Your Family Rejects You?
Welcome to the Transformed podcast. When your family rejects you, God is still with you! As the teenage Jacob shows us, God will show up, back up and take up our cause when we trust our lives to His care. … Continue reading
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King Saul's Rejection of God Leads to David's Anointing as King of Israel (1 Samuel 15-31)
Artwork Credit: pumpkinvinebaptistchurch.org Editor’s Note: We continue our series of blogs for those who are reading the Bible with us cover-to-cover this year. Interspersed with our thoughts on our daily reading, we want to provide some tips about reading the … Continue reading
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Don’t Stay Where You Aren’t Wanted!
Feel free to forward this to a friend! Parking spaces near our seaside cottage are at a premium, and the street is often crowded with cars. One day our neighbor put up a sign: “No Parking Here.” Later he added … Continue reading
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