He Made Me Generous

Posted by Steven Roberts on Oct 8, 2015 9:30:00 AM

Money is on my mind a lot. I like putting a budget together, tracking trends, and submitting monthly reports to myself. When it comes to generosity, it’s usually a line item in my budget that I would like to make bigger, but it is hard to make that actually happen. Thankfully, my wife is a big encouragement to me to be more generous.

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Topics: stay positive, generosity

What Can You Learn From Generosity?

Posted by Life.Church on Oct 7, 2015 3:00:00 PM

As he spoke with Pastor Craig this week, Robert Morris had some interesting things to say about what giving can teach us. 

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Topics: stay positive, generosity

4 Things You Need to Know About Your Destiny

Posted by Alan George on Oct 6, 2015 9:52:45 AM

Once I gave my life to Christ, I was curious to know what God had in store for my life and my future—in other words, my destiny. I remember one day going through some notes that my dad had written down and saw one about knowing your destiny. Since then, it has served as a blueprint for life. I’d like to share those notes with you here, and I’ve added a few of my thoughts as well.

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How to Be Grateful For the Marriage You Already Have

Posted by Jason Inman on Oct 5, 2015 9:30:00 AM

Sometimes someone says something that stops you in your tracks. Other times someone says something that stops you in your tracks, then proceeds kick you in the pants in a way that sends you flying onto the track you should have been walking down in the first place. Craig recently provided me with one of those moments when he said, “Don’t let what you want rob you of what you have.” Meaning, when you’re eyes are on some other prize, you might just be losing what you’ve already won. He went on to illustrate that most of us are so blessed that we upgrade things—TV’s, cars, houses, and relationships—that still work.

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Topics: grateful, marriage

Now the Bible App for Kids is also a Storybook!

Posted by Life.Church on Oct 1, 2015 11:30:00 AM

From bedtime stories to long road trips to reading together as a family, the Storybook Bible is the perfect companion to the app they already love.

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Topics: bible, bible app for kids

Church Online ❤️'s Our Global Community

Posted by Life.Church on Oct 1, 2015 10:00:00 AM

What an amazing experience launch we just had! Our 69th weekly Church Online service just debuted, and we all had a blast worshipping together, discussing a powerful message from Pastor Craig Groeschel, and praying for each other.

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Topics: Church Online

Three Ways to Stay Encouraged

Posted by Alan George on Sep 30, 2015 4:07:19 PM

I am so grateful for the Stay Positive series because it’s true—life can be tough at times. And in those times, sometimes it takes more than just saying something nice, it requires a truth that fills our spirit with courage and hope.

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Topics: stay positive

How do you know you’re out of control?  

Posted by Steven Roberts on Sep 29, 2015 12:30:00 PM

It’s so hard seeing someone you care about continually make bad decisions that wreck their life. As an outsider, their errors can be really easy to see. Maybe you've even tried to offer help or advice to someone like this, but they never seem to listen. They think they know what they’re doing and it will all work out fine. But time and time and time again, they keep digging a deeper hole.

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Topics: life

Is All This Encouragement Really Necessary?

Posted by YouVersion on Sep 28, 2015 2:30:00 PM

So, how often do we need encouragement, anyway? Is a yearly pat on the back from our employer good enough? Do our families need to hear kind words from us weekly? How needy are we, really? Turns out, we humans are pretty needy. We need food daily. We need sleep daily. Our hearts need encouragement daily, too.

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Imagine You Just Lost Everything

Posted by Austin Taylor on Sep 26, 2015 10:30:00 AM

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Topics: stay positive