Thursday, February 25, 2016
Jim Attrell shares how gratitude turned to generosity and generosity turned into blessings in his life. Do you have a story to tell? Contact Alyssa Robinson at email@example.com :
Thirty-five years ago I
arrived in Houston from Alberta, Canada; forced to leave my homeland due to a
serious downturn in the oil industry in Canada. I was forced into bankruptcy
after my oldest daughter was hospitalized for a year and my insurance ran out.
My car was repossessed; I was unemployed and divorced...
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Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Rev. Clay Horton has a personal reflection about Lent:
"Daddy, do you still
I've been hearing that
question a lot lately. Brenna is 4 years old and is really starting to
learn about cause and effect. She’s learning to push boundaries. She's at the stage where she's "testing" her mother and me. Isn't parenting wonderful?
When she makes bad
choices, she goes to timeout. At the end of time out, Brenna has started
asking if we still love her. Our answer over and over again...
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Thursday, February 18, 2016
Jennifer Cooley shares how her journey started with Trietsch and how she plans to support UNSHACKLED :
and the community of believers have blessed our family beyond measure and we
are forever grateful for that.
Eric and I first began attending Trietsch, our oldest Meghan, now 9 years old,
was an infant. We were both at different
points in our faith. If we hadn’t felt
so welcomed and accepted by Trietsch, we may not have been so inclined to jump in
and become a part of...
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Thursday, February 11, 2016
Ted Hyde shares how his recent visit to the Dallas Holocaust Museum re-opened his eyes to a side of humanity we wish to forget:
How do you feel about discrimination? How do you feel about hatred? What actions would you take if you witnessed
atrocities committed against your neighbor? It's easy to say we'd stand up for what's right, but sometimes it's a slow transition to evil.
Not that long ago, neighbors in central Europe began to
witness odd things. First there were unfair
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Thursday, February 4, 2016
Denise Robinson shares how she learned that serving is more than completing a task:
I love going on short-term mission trips. I love to travel. I love to serve. I
love meeting new people. I love
When asked, I jumped at the
chance to go to Tijuana, Mexico to serve with Amor Ministries as youth groups
spent their Spring break building houses and holding neighborhood Vacation
Bible Schools. Most of my serving
was behind the scenes.
however, I was...
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