Stand: Do Not be Moved

By Elizabeth Prata Our Sunday School class finished studying through Ephesians last Sunday. Ephesians 6 is the last chapter, and so rich with practical living. We're called to stand. After all the Ephesians chapters about doctrine (roughly chapters 1-3) and all the practical applications and commands (roughly chapters 4-6a), we come to Paul's final thoughts. …

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I’ve heard of wine pairings, or even tea pairings, but book pairings?

By Elizabeth Prata You know how, in the foodie world, they pair different foods or drinks together for the eater to enjoy maximum flavor? "Sauvignon blanc is the classic wine pairing for goat cheese, but you could also try a crisp dry Provençal rosé..." Or, "This Sencha Green tea would be lovely with Arugula and …

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Am I doing something wrong if I make a huge decision and don’t wait to hear from God?

By Elizabeth Prata Does the Bible speak to whom we should marry? Which college to attend? Whether to join the Army? Should we relocate to another state? Change careers now, later, or never? Go back to college? Christian decision-making ... I'm often asked these very questions by women who care about being obedient to the …

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“He is coming soon” – Thoughts on sin, the world, and Jesus

By Elizabeth Prata Word of the week: Sin. Societal, cultural, financial, economic, political. The world as we know it is winding down. (It has been this way since the Garden). Each week we see a precipitous decline, lurching forward in slow to great bursts, bringing the world ever closer to the consciousness that things will …

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