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If you fall seven times, get up eight

We just completed our first year of K.I.C.K. (Karate In Christ’s Kingdom) for kids from pre-kindgarten to fifth grade at my church. We had a blast teaching the basics of karate, self-defense and fitness in an environment that was Christ-centered and Scripture-saturated. What a wonderful sight it is to see all those little “warriors” of […]

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Bucky Dent: Baseball great and man of faith

For nearly four decades, baseball has been the name of the game for South Florida resident and baseball great Bucky Dent. The three-time American League All-Star was named Most Valuable Player in the 1978 World Series as the New York Yankees won their second-straight championship. After 37 years as a full-time player and coach in […]

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Heart & Soles

How one Florida couple is making an impact on Guatemalan families from head to toe Imagine having to support your entire family on $2 per day or sharing a one-room home with eight other family members. According to the International Organization for Migration, this scenario is a reality for many families who live in Guatemala, […]

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Finding God’s blueprint for your life

While the world fixes its gaze on the New York Stock Exchange, the U.S. Department of Treasury or the Obama administration to give them hope, a large number of South Floridians are discovering how their lives intersect with God’s purposes. They are not waiting for the future to happen to them – they are taking […]

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Sky Angel Productions receives two Telly Awards

Sky Angel Productions, a full service video production company based in Naples, Fla., has been honored with two national awards in the 2009 Telly Award competition. A Bronze Telly Award was received for “Babies Love Water!,” the second title in the Halo Baby DVD series created just for babies and toddlers. The DVDs incorporate simple […]

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Christian Chamber hosts Global Economic Conference in Ft. Myers May 7

On May 7, Southwest Floridians will have a rare opportunity to hear from two men whose expertise covers our state and worldwide economies when the Christian Chamber of Southwest Florida presents its Global Economic Conference sponsored by Fox 4 (WFTX). The speakers are Florida’s Lieutenant Gov. Jeff Kottkamp and James Sweeney, director of global strategy […]

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Christian Chamber of Commerce goes about the Lord’s business

While most chambers of commerce are designed to promote and advance the businesses and interests of its members, the Southwest Florida Christian Chamber of Commerce goes far beyond that requirement. “This is His Chamber. We want to run it according to His will,” says Jeanne Sweeney, the dynamic and Spirit-filled woman in charge of the […]

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Creation Apologetics course starts May 26 in Naples

On May 26, the Creation Data Institute, Inc. will present a new 12-week course called “Creation Apologetics” at New Hope Ministries, 7675 Davis Blvd., in Naples. The class will be taught by Catie Frates, a former microbiologist and a nationally-recognized creation science lecturer. The classes will run through Aug. 22. Each Tuesday at 7 p.m, […]

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