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How Do We Grow?

How Do We Grow?

Depending on your reading of the almanac and where you live, we are in sowing season. Last weekend, my family and I set up our little backyard garden. We are optimistically trying to grow tomatoes and peppers and herbs and blueberries and strawberries and figs. I was...

Hunger Training

Hunger Training

Difficult times are painful. We typically endure hardships rather than choose them, and the last few years have provided an abundance of challenges for everyone. Fortunately, we can learn to see our trouble in a way that helps us grow rather than to despair. A lesson...

Same Calling, New Beginning

Same Calling, New Beginning

“Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.” Isaiah 43:19 “The steps of a man are established by the Lord, when he delights in his way…” Psalm 37:23   Dear Friends, I love...

What’s the Point?

What’s the Point?

As a recent college graduate, I can not stress enough how much I do NOT miss sitting in classes all day. Endless hours of lectures and presentations that have plagued my life for the past sixteen years have finally ended. Of course, some classes were worse than...

Did Jesus Come to Wreck your Business?

Did Jesus Come to Wreck your Business?

Happy New Year! I hope you will take time this month to assess last year and plan for the new. From time to time it is also important to ask the question: “From where am I getting my values and goals? Are they worthy of spending the one life I have on this earth to...

Thoughts for a New Year

Thoughts for a New Year

Happy New Year! I pray that this first week of the new year has started with a new expectancy, new goals, renewed peace, and new hope. As I think about 2022, a few thoughts come to my mind from my time alone with the Lord. Let me share these with you. My first thought...

More of Jesus by David Mathis

More of Jesus by David Mathis

Happy New Year from YBL Ministries! Regardless of personal goals or resolutions for the new year, may we all strive toward a more intimate relationship with Jesus. "So as an old year passes, and the new dawns, we don’t try to grope our way to find minimums of Bible...

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