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A naturally supernatural life

Early one Saturday morning, I was cycling down the boardwalk of Hollywood Beach, one of my all-time favorite hang-outs. That morning, I was talking to the Lord and asking Him to orchestrate and arrange my circumstances according to His will. Riding by an outdoor caf

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Modern-day orphans find hope through 4Kids of South Florida

Broward County Life : 4Kids of South Florida Family in focus: The Harrisons Website: 4KidsofSFL.org Moody Bible College graduates Topher and Anya Harrison didn’t expect to be parents so soon after starting their new positions at Calvary Christian Academy in Ft. Lauderdale. They certainly didn’t expect to be the “twenty-something couple with a teenage daughter.” […]

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Modern-day orphans find hope through Florida Baptist Children’s Home

Lee and Miami-Dade Counties Life : Florida Baptist Children’s Home Child in focus: Josh Kelchner Website: FBCHomes.org Florida Baptist Children’s Homes have been serving abused and neglected children throughout the state of Florida for more than 100 years. Randy Rankin, the South Florida administrator, has seen many lives dramatically changed in his 30-year career caring […]

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Modern-day orphans find hope through His House Children’s Home

Miami-Dade County Life : His House Children’s Home Families in focus: The Martinezes Website: HHCH.org His House Children’s Home in Miami Gardens cares for 60 to 70 newborns to 18-year-olds at a time. The foster care and adoption Life houses these children in 10 cottages on the property, while attempting to give them a “normal” […]

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Modern-day orphans find hope through Place of Hope

Palm Beach County Life : Place of Hope Child in focus: Mike Van Soest Website: PlaceofHope.com Place of Hope in Palm Beach Gardens became a reality after the founders of Christ Fellowship, Tom and Donna Mullins, visited a Romanian orphanage where they saw the hardships of orphans first-hand. “They saw things that worked and things […]

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Palm Beach family continues legacy of giving to Place of Hope

When Jim Pande, owner of SMI Systems out of Medley, Fla., decided to donate $31,000 worth of hurricane-resistant windows and doors to Place of Hope this year, his father probably smiled. The timely and protective addition to Place of Hope’s new community center, on its campus in Palm Beach Gardens, is just one of many […]

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South Florida says goodbye to ‘Musicianary’ Bobby Michaels

Bobby Michaels, a popular Christian recording artist from West Palm Beach, recently passed away while ministering in Cambodia. Michaels touched the lives of many people over the years through his music and his missions Life called Musicianaries. Musicianaries served Christian musicians and church worship leaders in the world’s poorest countries, even venturing into countries known […]

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Thanksgiving comes early at the Miami Rescue Mission

It was indeed a Good Friday for 2,000 of South Florida’s poor, needy and homeless April 10. The Miami Rescue Mission celebrated “Thanksgiving in April” that day by feeding 1,200 in Miami, 400 in Hollywood and 400 in Pompano Beach. “Today was a good day. Everyone enjoyed themselves. We gave them a big plate of […]

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