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anxiety

The combination of increased social activity, and even a moderate amount of gift purchasing, can put us on edge. Combine that with togetherness pressure from family traditions and holidays can become a challenging time. writes Rev. Jack Shitama. Read more

Practicing Faith

Fear has infiltrated society and church, breeding nativism, elitism, racism, and discrimination that can only be overcome by practicing love, writes the Rev. Dr. Steve Harper Read more

Perspectives

Cheney Pews

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When the Rev. Alissa Bertsch Johnson panicked in the pulpit over her church's impending change, God's Holy Spirit calmed her fears with the remembrance of the Hebrews crossing the Red Sea. Read more

Practicing Faith

Wolf

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How your emotions affect you depends on which emotion you give more attention and energy, writes the Rev. Jack Shitama. Read more

Practicing Faith

Anxious

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The Rev. Jack Shitama offers four down-to-earth techniques for putting Jesus' spiritual counsel against worry into practice. Read more

Practicing Faith

  • Despair Or Hope Computer Keys Showing Hopeful or Hopeless

    Despair Or Hope Computer Keys Showing Hopeful or Hopeless

    Despair Or Hope Computer Keys Shows Hopeful or Hopeless

  • Despair Or Hope Directions On A Signpost

    Despair Or Hope Directions On A Metal Signpost

  • Mature woman crying with hands on her face

    Mature woman crying with hands on her face