Shaken by Circumstances

Monday, November 25, 2013

“Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe.” Hebrews 12:28…

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Green Beans with Smoke, Spice and Everything Nice

Sunday, November 24, 2013

“Everything nice” sounds like an inviting recipe, right?  Truly, it’s a tasty combination of flavors, especially if you enjoy a Southwestern palate.  How then do the green beans…

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Cauliflower Puree

Thursday, November 21, 2013

1/2 pound cauliflower florets, stems trimmed 3 cups water Salt 1 tablespoon butter 1/2 cup heavy cream 2-3 tablespoons or more to taste grated fresh Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese Freshly…

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Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

Monday, November 18, 2013

I am excited to share this side dish. By the way, each recipe is meant to tweak for your family and friends. If you like it spicy, add…

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Red Wine Braised Cabbage

Friday, November 15, 2013

You have filled my heart with greater joy than when their grain and new wine abound.  I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O…

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In All Things

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Sacred Story is honored to hear from Judy Douglass as a guest contributor. Judy is a staff member with Cru (the Christian organization formerly known as Campus Crusade for…

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Will I lose business?

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Erika’s Story: Around 2010 Robb and I had lived through this faith-increasing year where God was very obviously blessing us and doing things in us. This was no…

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Gratitude As A Weapon

Sunday, November 10, 2013

At the very moment they began to sing and give praise, the Lord caused the armies of Ammon, Moab, and Mount Seir to start fighting among themselves. 2…

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Picture Gratitude

Friday, November 8, 2013

“Oh give thanks to the LORD, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!” -Psalm 107:1

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Marks of Gratitude

Thursday, November 7, 2013

For I bear on my body the scars that show I belong to Jesus. (Galatians 4:17, NLT) It’s hard—to feel grateful especially when we find ourselves in the…

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Giver of Good Gifts

Sunday, November 3, 2013

Whatever is good and perfect comes down to us from God our Father,  James 1:17a, NLT This season God has been teaching me about Himself as the giver…

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When Gratitude Feels Impossible

Friday, November 1, 2013

My soul waits in silence for God only. Psalm 62:1 I have several friends who lost a parent this year. As the holidays loom, they are bracing themselves…

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Renewing Gratitude

Friday, November 1, 2013

“Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus.” ( I Thess. 5:18, NLT) God, I need a fresh word…

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