Decisions, Decisions

As the Lord would have it, as I sit and write this article about godly decision-making, I am agonizing over one of the most important decisions I have personally had to make in quite some time. It is a situation in which there is no clear right or wrong path, one which involves some real […]

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What the World Thinks of Christians

We’ve all encountered it at some point or another–rolling eyes, dirty looks, the snide comment or some incredulous statement along the lines of, “Oh, give me a break…you’re one of those Jesus freaks?!”  As most Christians who believe that we are doing our best to shine the light of Christ and to impact the world […]

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Dragonfly Darlings

The Russell Life Skills and Reading Foundation was founded in 1998 by former Miami Dolphins linebacker Twan Russell and his late mother, Corliss Ann Russell. The Foundation, whose motto is “Opening Books to Open Doors”, has a mission of eradicating illiteracy among our inner-city youth. The RLSARF reaches about 1,000 South Florida children annually, primarily […]

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Are You An Approval Addict?

Friends, I have a confession to make: as a 30-year-old man, I can still find myself very concerned with what other people think about me. As a matter of fact, until very recently, I think I could have safely been labeled an “approval addict”. Sure, I think most of us can look back at our […]

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Three Women on a Mission

If you ever have the privilege of meeting Janet Colbert, Joy Saghy or Renee Doyle, you probably won’t find them zooming around the skies donned in brightly-colored capes and tights. However, spend a few minutes talking to one of them about their organization, STOPPNOW, and you may share my sentiment that these three ladies are […]

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Do The Sins of Our Parents Affect Us?

 “….For I, the LORD your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children to the third and fourth generations of those who hate Me, but showing mercy to thousands, to those who love Me and keep My commandments,” Exodus 20:5-6 (NKJV – emphasis mine). It is often said that […]

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Bringing Hope Inside: Changing The Fate of Incarcerated Youth

Reuben Ramsaran is the pastor at Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale who oversees the Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) Life . This Life has the awesome opportunity to bring the hope of the gospel into Broward County’s juvenile correctional facilities. Having 5 children of his own, Reuben knows firsthand what it takes to impact kids for […]

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