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I Am Second

In December of 2008, Interstate Batteries’ CEO, Norm Miller, launched a 36-month ad campaign in the Dallas area having no idea of the movement that was about to begin. The campaign, featuring roadside billboards and videos that can be viewed on IAmSecond.com, connects anyone, anywhere with personal stories of numerous individuals, including celebrities, pastors, athletes […]

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Reach4Hope Project – Reaching Out To The Homeless

Hope South Florida is once again reaching out to the community with their ‘Reach4Hope’ project – a project that allows everyone a simple and easy way to get involved in changing the landscape of homelessness in South Florida. Hope South Florida, known as the “front door” agency for families that are experiencing a homeless episode, […]

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The For Wives Only Series: From Devalued to Delivered

In a recent issue of The Good News, Cory Nickols covered the sensitive issue of pornography addiction and men in addition to offering different avenues and therapies that can be taken for those seeking help. This month, we will look at the issue from the perspective of women and will learn how a local South […]

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Nightlight: Rescuing the Women of Thailand

As you have read so far, slavery is alive and well today. Human beings are still being forced to participate in acts against their will – still being transported out of their native countries in the name of making money. Second only to drug dealing, human trafficking – along with arms dealing- is the biggest […]

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The Big Mistakes of Debt …Part 2

     Do you find yourself depending on the world’s wisdom or God’s wisdom when it comes to financial advice? God’s Word is true, timeless, universal, transcendent and completely practical. Unfortunately, all too often, we depend upon the finite wisdom of the world for our financial counsel. This is especially true with the constant barrage […]

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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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Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things

For her 40th birthday, Lucy McCann wanted nothing more than to take a vacation to her native homeland of Cartagena, Colombia with her husband Oliver. Amidst the historical charm that lures many tourists to the balmy South American port, the couple took notice of a young girl in the distance. Dark skinned, dirty and clad […]

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Ten Steps to Stop Trafficking

Throughout this edition of The Good News, you’ve read statistics, met individuals and organizations committed to abolition and glimpsed the faces and stories behind the headlines. You’ve had a chance to determine where you are regarding this issue and where you want to be. If the desire to do something has been building within you, […]

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Pirates, Dinosaurs, Cowboys, and Bears, Oh My

How in the world could a Panda Bear change lives for an eternity? Pretty much in the same way pirates, dinosaurs, cowboys and astronauts did -– and it all begins in the God-given imagination of Life volunteers with a heart for children and fun at First Baptist Church Pompano’s Vacation Bible School! Over the years, […]

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