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Female driver miraculously survives being run over by a Mack truck

Chances are those of us who have ever said we feel like we've been run over by a Mack truck have never literally experienced it. But a mother of two in Perth, Australia, is blessed enough to say she survived after being run over by one. Stevie Pol, 26, was driving up the Kwinana Freeway… Continue reading Female driver miraculously survives being run over by a Mack truck

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The world stirs up confusion over suicide

Recent news concerning the world's contradictory views on suicide is why I'm so relieved my identity and my being are grounded in the Lord Jesus Christ. Given how unreliable and wishy-washy the mindset of people of the world can be, it's refreshing to be encouraged by loving reminders like Paul shared in 1 Corinthians 7:23,… Continue reading The world stirs up confusion over suicide

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Experienced enough to call for help

This past Friday, June 8, a helicopter rescue team in northern New Zealand was sent out after they received a distress signal from a beacon in the hilly forests of the Urewera Ranges. They ended up rescuing a man who was an experienced outdoorsman. He had been hiking and camping for several weeks on his own… Continue reading Experienced enough to call for help

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Indiana church burns, but all its Bibles undamaged

Early Sunday morning June 3, Lighthouse Tabernacle in Crothersville, Indiana, went up in flames. The fire is still under investigation as to what caused it. Forty-five firefighters from six towns were called to battle the blaze for several hours with the flames as high as 10 to 12 feet, according to firefighters. After they finally… Continue reading Indiana church burns, but all its Bibles undamaged

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Don’t push it, or, how much do you think you can get away with?

A few nights ago in Des Moines, Iowa, Toyusi Johnson by all indications decided to get behind the wheel of his vehicle while drinking. In one sense, it didn't end well. In another sense, he was very fortunate even though he didn't deserve it. While driving at a high rate of speed, Johnson smashed into… Continue reading Don’t push it, or, how much do you think you can get away with?

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Knowing when to subtract oneself from God’s equation

When God has willed that he will perform a wonderful work through us, there are times he plans to perform that great work according to the experiences, resources, and skills he has allowed to build up in our lives. One example of this is when David had the faith to slay Goliath. Jehovah built up… Continue reading Knowing when to subtract oneself from God’s equation

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Toddler boy survives 150-ft plunge off waterfall in the UK

Little Nathan should have died, based on the laws of physics, given his weight as a three-year-old falling 150 ft. into a pool of water only 2 ft. deep. Fortunately and miraculously, he came out with just a minor scratch on his face. That's not the only miraculous thing that happened in the incident. His… Continue reading Toddler boy survives 150-ft plunge off waterfall in the UK

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People serious about their faith are more satisfied with life

Study after study continues to prove the benefits of religion. A new study out of King's College London that used 1,500 participants of all types of religious backgrounds (the majority were Christian) and atheist or agnostics has revealed people who actively participate in their faith tend to be content with their lives. They have a… Continue reading People serious about their faith are more satisfied with life

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Depression is on the rise, but tools to fight it are easy to find

A recent study by Blue Cross Blue Shield has shown that the number of people with health care insurance who are diagnosed with major depression in America is increasing sharply. Although it is increasing across the board, the increase is most significant for women, teens, and millennials. The statistics were measured from 2013-2016 and showed… Continue reading Depression is on the rise, but tools to fight it are easy to find

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ICYMI: Lee Strobel gives proof God still does miracles

In this approximately 1 hour, 45 minute video that was released near the end of April, author Lee Strobel gives a preview of his book, The Case for Miracles, by explaining the background and basis for miracles. He then gives proof with real life examples of modern miracles. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_GCrGSx6uA