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[Faith to Faith] October 22 – When Tough Times Come

Gloria Copeland October 22 – When Tough Times Come Dear Marisa, “Then had the churches rest throughout all Judaea and Galilee and Samaria, and were edified; and walking in the fear of the Lord, and in the comfort of the Holy Ghost, were multiplied.” (Acts 9:31) There are times when life on this earth is hard and uncomfortable…and even downright painful. When those times come, you deeply need the comfort that only the Holy Spirit can bring. How do you receive that kind of comfort? By doing just what the believers in Acts did. By “walking in the fear of ...

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[Faith to Faith] October 20 – Directions for Life

Gloria Copeland October 20 – Directions for Life Dear Marisa, “If any one intends to come after Me, let him deny himself–forget, ignore, disown, lose sight of himself and his own interests–and take up his cross, and…follow with Me. For whoever wants to save his [higher…] life, will lose [it]…and whoever gives up his life for My sake and the Gospel’s, will save [it].” (Mark 8:34-35, Amp) When Jesus said those words, He wasn’t just giving us a prescription for getting to heaven. He was telling us how to live a superior life right here on earth. You see, there’s ...

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[Faith to Faith] October 18 – From Tradition to Truth

Gloria Copeland October 18 – From Tradition to Truth Dear Marisa, “Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits: Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases; Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who crowneth thee with loving kindness and tender mercies; Who satisfieth thy mouth with good things; so that thy youth is renewed like the eagle’s.” (Psalm 103:2-5) Is there actually a divine purpose behind the bad things that happen in your life? Could it be that the sicknesses and calamities you experience are somehow a part of God’s plan for you? ...

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[Faith to Faith] October 17 – Living the Love Life

Gloria Copeland October 17 – Living the Love Life Dear Marisa, “Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.” (John 15:13) We often think of laying down your life for someone else in terms of dying. That’s what Jesus did. He loved us so much He laid down His life by dying in our place so that we could live. But now, He’s asked us to lay down our lives in a different way. He’s asked us to show our love, not by dying for others, but by living for them. ...

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