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The Hardest Peace - II
with Dr. Dobson from 'Family Talk Weekends'

Kara Tippetts is a young mom and wife without much time left. She is dying of cancer, and yet her story is one of hope and grace. Today on Family Talk, Dr. James Dobson interviews Kara Tippetts about her journey through a dire diagnosis, and the way she is preparing her family and friends for her passing…   (click here to read more)

October 25, 2014
with John Fuller from 'Focus on the Family Weekend'

When managed wisely, technology provides us with many benefits, like convenience and communication. This weekend authors Dr. Gary Chapman and Arlene Pellicane discuss the dangers of overusing digital gadgets and media. From brain chemistry to addiction, they share how technology is impacting our families.…   (click here to read more)

The Legacy of Jesus, Part 1
with John MacArthur from 'Grace to You Weekend'

Even if you don’t leave your children a house, car, or even a dime when you die . . . you’re going to leave them a legacy. Question is, what will it be? Find out what Jesus left behind for His followers . . . and how it should affect your life and legacy   (click here to read more)

There’s No Pain Like Family Pain
with Mark Gregston from 'Parenting Today's Teens Weekend'

Have family issues brought you to the end of your rope? Do interactions with your teenager leave you feeling worn out, spent, and overwhelmed? On this edition of Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston shares biblical hope and practical tips for dealing with the pain.   (click here to read more)

Today's Articles  from  StudyLight and LiveAsIf

The Seed
'The Way' from Kevin Pauley

"I assure you: Unless a grain of wheat falls into the ground and dies, it remains by itself. But if it dies, it produces a large crop. The one who loves his life will lose it, and the one who hates his life in this world will keep it for eternal life. If anyone serves Me, he must follow Me. Where I am, there My…(continue reading article)

Monday Miscellany
'Today's Little Lift' from Jim Bullington

November 12, 2007;  I have eaten Ashes like Bread Focus Text: Psalm 102.8-11 “My enemies reproach me all day long, Those who deride me swear an oath against me. For I have eaten ashes like bread, And mingled my drink with weeping, Because of Your indignation and Your wrath;…(continue reading article)

The Rearview Mirror
'Inspiration For You' from Randy Mitchell

  I read a book one time about ways of discovering your life’s meaning. It was informative, and filled with lots of ideas and methods of taking your existence into positive territory. And one of the areas I enjoyed most was an exercise in listing at least ten of your biggest moments so far—those trinkets…(continue reading article)

Additional Articles

•  MENO* - 2014-04-20
•  lâqach - 2015-06-20
•  The Peshitta - 2014-04-18
•  Is Gad Jacob's son, a troop, fortune or a pagan deity? - 2007-03-08
•  Bible and Quote - January 1-5, 2016 - Bible verse and quote
•  Speak Up For Those Who Cannot Speak For Themselves Prov. 31:8 - Point of Reference

Additional Articles

•  Prepare - God's Words For US
•  What I Drive - Chip Shots from the Ruff of Life
•  Blessed - 'Winging It
•  God Wants To Show Us How We Can Be Blessed - Word from Scotland
•  Kiss Of Passion - Find the Call
•  A Way Of Escape - 'Christ in You...'

Additional Articles

•  Bearing the Fruit of God's Will - Refreshment in Refuge
Daily Refractions
Daily Wisdom
Proverbs 24:9 - The devising of folly is sin, And the scoffer is an abomination to men.
Words to Ponder
For many, Christianity has become the grinding out of general doctrinal laws from collections of biblical facts. But childlike wonder and awe have died. The scenery and poetry and music of the majesty of God have dried up like a forgotten peach at the back of the refrigerator. - John Piper (b. 1947)
Daily Dose
Daily Devotionals  for  February 13

Oswald Chambers' "My Utmost for His Highest"
The Devotion Of Hearing

Because I have listened definitely to one thing from God, it does not follow that I will listen to everything He says. The way in which I show God that I neither love nor respect Him is by the obtuseness of my heart and mind towards what He says. If I love my friend, I intuitively detect what he wants, and Jesus says, "Ye…… — (click here to read more)

Charles Spurgeon's "Morning & Evening"
Morning and Evening for November 18

"A spring shut up, a fountain sealed." - Song of Solomon 4:12 In this metaphor, which has reference to the inner life of a believer, we have very plainly the idea of secrecy. It is a spring shut up: just as there were springs in the East, over which an edifice was built, so that none could reach them save…… — (click here to read more)

Daily Light on the Daily Path
Morning / Evening Devotional — February 13

Upon the likeness of the throne was the likeness as the appearance of a man above upon it. The man Christ Jesus. — Made in the likeness of men ... found in fashion as a man. — Forasmuch ... as the children are partakers of flesh and blood, he also himself likewise took part of the same; that through death he might destroy him that had the power… — (click here to read more)

Charles Spurgeon's "Faith's Checkbook"
Blessed in the Field

"Blessed shalt thou be in the field."   Deuteronomy 28:3 So was Isaac blessed when he walked therein at eventide to meditate. How often has the LORD met us when we have been alone! The hedges and the trees can bear witness to our joy. We look for such blessedness again. So was Boaz blessed when he reaped his harvest, and his workmen met him with… — (click here to read more)

Voice of the Lord
Devotional for 'Adar 04'

The core of our confession of faith is love for God. At times our rabbis have emphasized obedience to the mitzvot (commandments) and have neglected the importance of a passionate love for the Holy One of Israel. But obedience should always be a response to love. Yeshua said, "This is the greatest and most important mitzvah [commandment]" (Matthew 22:38).… — (click here to read more)

Chip Shots from the Ruff of Life
Like Jesus

In a few hours (it is 5:00 DST here in Georgetown) several ministers from the Stamping Ground, Kentucky area will be walking from the Christian Church in Stamping Ground to the Baptist Church in Stamping Ground. So what, right? Well, it is a big so what. Each of us will be taking a turn carrying a cross. I got…… — (click here to read more)

'Every Day Light' with Selwyn Hughes
The God of all grace

Is it any wonder that throughout the history of the Christian Church men and women have found the thought of grace so overwhelmingly wonderful they seemed unable to get over it? Grace was the constant theme of their prayers, their preaching, their writing - and their hymns. Take this for example: Great God of wonders, all…… — (click here to read more)

"Today's Word" with Skip Moen

Covenant - This word (berit) has a very special meaning in the Bible. We often think of covenant in terms of a promise or treaty. In ordinary usage this implies an agreement between equal parties or a negotiated contract. This meaning has examples in the Old Testament in political alliances between…… — (click here to read more)

Morning and Evening with A.W. Tozer
Morning / Evening Devotional — February 13

Do we really believe that the resurrection of Jesus Christ is something more than making us the "happiest fellows in the Easter parade"? Are we just to listen to the bright cantata and join in singing, "Up from the Grave He Arose," smell the flowers and go home and forget it? No, certainly not! It is truth and a promise with a specific moral…… — (click here to read more)

The Believer's Daily Remembrancer
The Lord delighteth in thee. - Isaiah 62:4

The Lord delighteth in thee. - Isaiah 62:4

And is it possible, that such poor, depraved, unworthy creatures, can be the objects of Jehovah's delight? Yes: the infinite love of God has been fixed upon us from eternity: because He loved us, He sent His only-begotten Son to die for us; He sent His Holy Spirit into our hearts; and gave us a good…

… — (click here to read more)

Christian Headlines  from  The Christian Post

'The Flash' Season 2 Spoilers: Zoom's Identity Revealed

The most recent teaser for "The Flash" season 2 revealed some shocking details about the series.

'How to Get Away With Murder' Season 2 Spoilers: Annalise's Big Surprise

The return of the hit series "How to Get Away With Murder" revealed a surprising new twist for its main character.

'The Good Wife' Season 7 News: Series Finale Approaching

The recent Super Bowl revealed some sad news for fans of the CBS series "The Good Wife."

'Penny Dreadful' Season 3 Spoilers: New Character to Come

Fans of the series "Penny Dreadful" are expected to encounter a new character when the series returns for its third episode.

'Thor: Ragnarok' News: Major Character Could Be Killed

Even though the upcoming installment of the "Thor" movie series is not expected to premiere until next year, there has already been much speculation about the plot of the upcoming film.

'The Real Housewives of Dallas' Cast Revealed Ahead of Premiere

"The Real Housewives of Dallas" cast members have been unveiled two months ahead of the Bravo reality show's scheduled premiere.

'GTA 5' Valentine's Day Content Secretly Added in Latest Update

"Grand Theft Auto (GTA) 5" fans will find a romantic surprise waiting for them this Valentine's Day in the form of an event coinciding with the love month's theme.

'Iron Man 4' Cast May Not Include Main Star Robert Downey, Jr.

"Iron Man 4" may be going through a rough patch and it seems Robert Downey, Jr. may no longer play the role of Tony Stark in the movie franchise, based on the latest reports.

'Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta' Star Erica Dixon Confirms Departure from Show

"Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" cast member Erica Dixon will not be coming back for season 5 and she has revealed the reason behind her departure from the show.

'Street Fighter V' Story Mode Cutscenes and Credits Leaked

Some fans have recently posted videos showing the "Street Fighter V's" Story Mode cutscenes and credits.

'Quantum Break' Release Date in April Brings PC Version Amid Backlash

Remedy Entertainment and Microsoft Studios have recently announced that "Quantum Break" will be coming to Windows 10 PC in April.

'Street Fighter V' Character Introduction Series: Get to Know the New Fighter Laura

Capcom has released a new video showcasing Laura Matsuda who joins the franchise for the first time in the upcoming title "Street Fighter V."

PS5, Xbox Two Release News: 2nd-Gen Consoles Will Feature Virtual Reality, 'Dynamic, Interactive Worlds'

Multiple reports are already discussing possible features for next-generation consoles PlayStation 5 and Xbox Two.

'Outlander' Season 2 News: Aristocracy at Its Finest

The upcoming season of "Outlander" promises nothing but exciting scenes and adventures as Jamie and Claire embark on a journey that seeks to infiltrate the French system.

'The Last of Us 2' Release Date and Rumors: New Lead to Grace Upcoming Game?

Very few details have been released about the sequel to "The Last of Us," but fans are rich in ideas and one of the latest rumors hot in forums and social media is the coming of a new lead character to give color to the next game in the hit franchise.

'Guardians of the Galaxy 2' Spoilers: New Guardian on the Way?

Production for "Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2" has recently started and new details have been revealed about the upcoming movie, specifically about a new character joining the team of amazing guardians.

Lamar Odom News: Former NBA Star Steps Out in Public for the First Time Since Hospitalization

On Thursday, Lamar Odom stepped out into the Madison Square Garden, marking his first public appearance after being hospitalized for allegedly overdosing on drugs.

'Sons Of Anarchy' Prequel Rumor: Brad Pitt To Play As John Teller?

While it is true that the prequel to the hit Fox show "Sons of Anarchy" has already been in the works, many fans are still intrigued about the upcoming Kurt Sutter show. Apart from leaving the now-defunct show's supporters in a quandary regarding the status of Charlie Hunnam's being part of the prequel, a report saying that a big Hollywood star might join the cast did not only leave the avid viewers of the show in a guessing game but also fueled their excitement too.

Microsoft Surface 5 Rumor: Device To Come With A Rechargeable Stylus

Despite the fact that Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 was only released in the market in October last year, gadget lovers and techies are already speculating as to how the brand's Surface Pro 5 will be any different from its predecessor once it hits the market. One of the persistent rumors going around about the yet-to-be-released device is that Microsoft might include an innovative stylus pen in the Surface Pro 5.

Valentine's Day News: World To 'End' On Sunday

While many hopeless romantics from around the world are busy preparing for Valentine's Day this Sunday, not everybody is aware that the world has been predicted to have its demise on the same day. Well, this claim is according to Elaine, a character on "Ghostbusters 2," which was released in 1989.

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Lectionary Calendar
Saturday, February 13th, 2016
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Today in Christian History
The Lutheran Army and Navy Commission was organized by the Missouri Synod for the purpose of commissioning chaplains for military service and to minister to Lutheran personnel among the military overseas. In 1947 its name was changed to the Armed Services Commission.
Daily Reading Plan
Bible-in-a-Year — NIV
Exodus 9,10; Proverbs 3; Hebrews 9:23-10:18:
Then the said to Moses, “Go to Pharaoh and say to him, ‘This is what the , the God of the Hebrews, says: “Let my people go, so that they may worship me.”If you refuse to let them go and continue to hold them back,the hand of the will bring a terrible plague on your livestock in the field—on your horses, donkeys and camels and on your cattle, sheep and goats.But the will make a distinction between the livestock of…
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