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Music Review: Water & Guns – Aaron Sprinkle

Aaron Sprinkle releases his fifth solo album after working with such bands as Anberlin, Emery, Project 86, Rose Blossom Punch, and others. With such a diverse taste in music Sprinkle so greatly captures the essence of modern music in Water & Guns. With notes of tranquility alongside hints of progressive Electronica, Water & Guns brings a mix of Silversun Pickups ...

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Iron Man 3 – Movie Review

It’s been said that clothes make the man. Sure, God may care what’s on the inside, but the world is different. What we wear becomes social shorthand, a way to discern and judge and often misjudge the people we meet. An oil-stained shirt and pair of overalls tells us something. An Armani suit says something else. An emblazoned T-shirt might ...

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Man-eating Miracle

“My God sent his angel to shut the lions’ mouths so that they would not hurt me, for I have been found innocent in his sight. …”  The king was overjoyed and ordered that Daniel be lifted from the den. Not a scratch was found on him, for he had trusted in his God. (Daniel 6:22-23 NLT) It was Easter ...

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Simple Joy

The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me.  My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him. (Psalm 28:7, NIV) Satisfy us in the morning wi th your unfailing love, that we may sing for joy and be glad all our days. (Psalm 90:14, NIV) On November 13, ...

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The difference a “U” makes.

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.  (John 3:16 NIV) Lee Bramlett is a missionary that works with the Hdi culture, translating the Bible into their language. One night in a dream, God urged Lee to look up the word “love” ...

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Never Forsaken

God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.” (Hebrews 13:5b NIV) Every January, my family watches the video.  Every January, we watch Dad filming Mom and my sister as the three wait with their adoption group in the Chinese hotel.  Then, out of a doorway steps a man carrying a round bundle of . . ...

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Sunflower

For the kingdom of God is not a matter of eating and drinking, but of righteousness, peace and joy in the Holy Spirit, because anyone who serves Christ in this way is pleasing to God and receives human approval.  (Romans 14:17-18 NIV) Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.  (Romans 12:12 NIV) What’s big, tall, embodies sunshine, and brings ...

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Death by Waterslide?

Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called when you made your good confession in the presence of many witnesses. (1 Timothy 6:12 NIV) “I’m going down the orange one,” I told my older sister. We climbed up the stairs to the top of the waterslides. My sister walked to ...

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So What Is Easter?

“Many people are somewhat familiar with Passover, mostly due to watching movies like “The Ten Commandments” and “Prince of Egypt.” However, the holiday is very significant to the Jewish people, and was just as significant to early Christians. Before the 4th Century, Christians celebrated their own version of Passover known as Pascha, during the Spring. It is believed that Jewish ...

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