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When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor… and Yourself by Steve Corbett & Brian Fikkert

With the rise in Christians wanting to make a difference in the world, Corbett and Fikkert address the many issues, challenges, and mistakes involved in working to alleviate poverty both domestically and internationally.  Who are the poor?  How do we help?  Most importantly, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Drought

I am so thankful for the rain we received this past weekend. I’m thankful because most of Texas is currently in an exceptional drought status. The 12 months ending on August 31st were the driest 12 months in Texas history, … Continue reading

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Abundant Living, Second Thoughts

As we settle into our new home and new community, we, of course, are looking for a church home. Abundant Living requires belonging to a community of believers where we can worship, learn, grow, and serve. We are currently attending … Continue reading

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Abundant Living, First Thoughts

A friend often talks about the abundant life the Jesus offers: “… I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly. (John 10:10 NKJV). This has resonated with me as I seek to … Continue reading

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