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When Gratitude Seems Hard

There are times in our lives when we live fully aware of God’s goodness to us, and gratitude comes naturally. But that's not always the case, is it?  Perhaps you are in a place where you are feeling  the valid pain of unmet desires. Our focus can drift to what we do...

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Staying off the Summer Crazy Train

We are delighted to welcome Jennifer Phillips as our guest writer. Many of you know her as the coauthor of "Unhitching from the Crazy Train," but she also has authored “Bringing Lucy Home” and “30 Days of Hope for Adoptive Parents” as well as a fabulous blog. For a...

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Then He said, “Your name shall no longer be called Jacob (manipulator) but Israel (clinging firmly to God and overcoming) for you have striven with God and with men and have prevailed.” Genesis 32:28  We come into the Kingdom of God bearing the heavy weight of the...

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Restore is Growing and Moving!

  Four years ago next month, Restore Counseling Ministries opened its doors with two counselors and a one room office.  God has blessed our vision to bring spiritual and relational restoration to thousands of men, women, and children well beyond our city and even...

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Sorry from Restore Ministries

As you probably already know our website/blog was hacked this morning and you received a very unusual email that didn't sound like us at all. We are sorry for any inconvenience or confusion. In the meantime if you were disappointed and wanted something really cool to...

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It Is What It Is, What Now?

It Is What It Is, What Now? Embracing Reality without Resignation How do you feel when someone says, "It is what it is?"  That phrase makes me stiffen my back and clench my jaw.  It is the motto of the fatalists and the Eeyores of this world, not for me.  I'm no...

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