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December 4, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Chincoteague Take away from me the noise of your songs; I will not listen to the melody of your harps. But let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like an ever-flowing stream. Amos 5:23-24 God of night and day, Creator 0
November 27, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Fire The word that Isaiah son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem. In days to come the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established as the highest of the mountains, and shall be raised above the hills; all the 0
November 21, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Butterflies The Lord of heavenly forces proclaims: Old men and old women will again dwell in the plazas of Jerusalem. Each of them will have a staff in their hand because of their great age. The city will be full of 0
November 13, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Chesapeake Bay Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? Look 0
November 6, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Soup and Pie Bazaar Praise the Lord! Sing to the Lord a new song,     his praise in the assembly of the faithful. Let Israel be glad in its Maker;     let the children of Zion rejoice in their King. Let them praise his name with 0
October 30, 2016 #BlessedBreak – #BringBackOurGirls The Lord God’s spirit is upon me,     because the Lord has anointed me. He has sent me     to bring good news to the poor,     to bind up the brokenhearted,     to proclaim release for captives,         and liberation for prisoners,     to 0
October 23, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Purple Out The Lord proclaims: Sing joyfully for the people of Jacob;     shout for the leading nation. Raise your voices with praise and call out:     “The Lord has saved his people,     the remaining few in Israel!” I’m going to bring them back 0
October 16, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Jacob Wrestles The same night he got up and took his two wives, his two maids, and his eleven children, and crossed the ford of the Jabbok. He took them and sent them across the stream, and likewise everything that he had. Jacob was 0
October 9, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Timber! Happy are those     who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or take the path that sinners tread,     or sit in the seat of scoffers; but their delight is in the law of the Lord,     and on his law 0
October 1, 2016 #BlessedBreak – World Communion Sunday I received a tradition from the Lord, which I also handed on to you: on the night on which he was betrayed, the Lord Jesus took bread.  After giving thanks, he broke it and said, “This is my body, which 0
September 11, 2016 #BlessedBreak – New Wine Skins “No one sews a piece of new, unshrunk cloth on old clothes because the patch tears away the cloth and makes a worse tear.  No one pours new wine into old wineskins. If they did, the wineskins would burst, the 0
September 4, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Not a Cup, but a Cow Who will separate us from the love of Christ? Will hardship, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? As it is written, “For your sake we are being killed all day long; we are accounted as sheep to 0
August 14, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Community Choir   Be strong and bold; have no fear or dread of them, because it is the Lord your God who goes with you; he will not fail you or forsake you. Deuteronomy 31:6 God, you meet us where we are 0
July 30, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Offering The people rejoiced at this response, because they had presented their offerings to the Lord so willingly and wholeheartedly. King David also rejoiced greatly. Then David blessed the Lord before the whole assembly: Blessed are you, Lord,     God of our 0
July 10, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Bagging Oatmeal Shout loudly; don’t hold back;     raise your voice like a trumpet! Announce to my people their crime,     to the house of Jacob their sins.  They seek me day after day,     desiring knowledge of my ways     like a nation that acted 0
July 2, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Aprons The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!” The Lord replied, “If you had faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it would obey 0
June 18, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Praying with Pulse   He replied, “Do you think the suffering of these Galileans proves that they were more sinful than all the other Galileans?  No, I tell you, but unless you change your hearts and lives, you will die just as they did.  0
June 5, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Precious in His Sight You used to do these things when your life was still part of this world. But now is the time to get rid of anger, rage, malicious behavior, slander, and dirty language. Don’t lie to each other, for you have 0
May 22, 2016 #BlessedBreak – River Spider We live by faith and not by sight. 2 Corinthians 5:7 God, your wonders of your creation inspire us to practice living faith. Thank you for giving us just enough faith for the journey that brings us closer to your 0
May 8, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Dominoes But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth. Acts 1:8 Saving God, may 0
April 24, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Sunset The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace. Numbers 6:24-26 Lord of bright and abiding Light, you 0
April 17, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Butterfly And Ananias went his way and entered the house; and laying his hands on him he said, “Brother Saul, the Lord Jesus, who appeared to you on the road as you came, has sent me that you may receive your 0
April 3, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Hello, Ducks! So out of the ground the Lord God formed every animal of the field and every bird of the air, and brought them to the man to see what he would call them; and whatever the man called every living creature, that 0
March 2, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Refreshment I want their hearts to be encouraged and united in love, so that they may have all the riches of assured understanding and have the knowledge of God’s mystery, that is, Christ himself. Colassians 2:2 God of community, thank you. 0
February 25, 2016 The Road of Life At first, I saw God as my observer, my judge, keeping track of the things I did wrong, so as to know whether I merited heaven or hell when I die. He was out there sort of like a president. 0
February 10, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Ash Wednesday For day after day they seek me out;     they seem eager to know my ways, as if they were a nation that does what is right     and has not forsaken the commands of its God. They ask me for just 0
January 23, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Snowzilla Seek the Lord when he can still be found; call him while he is yet near. Let the wicked abandon their ways and the sinful their schemes. Let them return to the Lord so that he may have mercy on them, to our God, because he is generous with 0
January 15, 2016 #BlessedBreak – Vision + Vitality There are different spiritual gifts but the same Spirit; and there are different ministries and the same Lord; and there are different activities but the same God who produces all of them in everyone. A demonstration of the Spirit is 0
December 31, 2015 To Vision, Resourcefulness + Tenacity in 2016 The following story comes together from excerpts in David Bornstein’s How to Change the World.    James Grant’s Child Survival Revolution In 1985, the civil war in El Salvador was raging. Early that year, James Grant was along with UN Secretary 0
December 16, 2015 #BlessedBreak – Ants Marching I was overjoyed when the brothers and sisters arrived and spoke highly of your faithfulness to the truth, shown by how you live according to the truth. I have no greater joy than this: to hear that my children are 0