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Love-Hate Relationship with the Beatitudes?

Do you ever get tied up in your Christian life wondering how to balance God’s Grace with our responsibility to put in effort to live the Christian life? One Pastor said, “Justification is outside of us.  Sanctification is inside of … Continue reading

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A New Year Poem from the Army of the Lord!

My colleague and I parked our car just outside the village and walked to the Romanian Orthodox Church to meet the Priest.  These were the days in the ’80’s when the communists were holding power and soon to lose it.   … Continue reading

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UGH! Our Cancer Journey

You may or may not be aware of the cancer challenge we face as we end this year and head into 2015.  I’m fighting esophageal cancer and Sheri’s lymphoma may have come back after five years of being free. We … Continue reading

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An Oasis Visit is “Better Than a Trip to Disneyland!” (7.6)

Investing in an Oasis ministry ensures you help keep workers in their place of service.  And because God has called each Life Impact Staff member into Care of His Harvest Workers, their impact goes even BEYOND the day-to-day hosting, and … Continue reading

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Does Failure Keep You Down? (5.19)

Do you ever feel like a personal failure?  Do you set out to accomplish something only to see yourself unable to accomplish it?  When that happens, what is your attitude?  Do you let that get you emotionally down, or do … Continue reading

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Sorry. We’re stuck with 10% (1.22)

Let me speak here to Admin Charges within Life Impact.  The reality is that anytime an organization is created, there are organizational costs that must be “borne” by someone.  When LI started, Sheri and I

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Unfortunate Physical Results from Job Stress (5.7)

The Tel Aviv study on “Burnout,” introduced in our last blog post, shows that there are grave physical ramifications to prolonged stress on the body.  As Caregivers you and I are likely to be the first to realize extreme  stress in … Continue reading

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Be Blessed This Holiday Season!

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Does Reading the Bible Really Matter in One’s Life?

Dear Staff,** According to a recent study, spending time reading the Bible and meditating on those truths has a powerful effect on positive results in our lives.  We know that’s true from past experience.  But if experience is our teacher, … Continue reading

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