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The worth of having nothing

August 8, 2014 | Christ, comfort, Gary Combs, God, joy, lack, missions, plenty, relationships, simplicity, worth

“Those things were important to me, but now I think they are worth nothing because of Christ. Not only those things, but I think that all things are worth nothing compared with the greatness of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord” (Philippians 3:7-8 NCV). We just returned from ten days in Guatemala. Ten days of having no

Experiencing God’s encouragement

February 7, 2014 | comfort, encouragement, experience, experiences, God, jesus, pain, suffering, trials

“All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. God is our merciful Father and the source of all comfort. He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others” (2 Corinthians 1:3-4 NLT). “Don’t waste your pain, let God heal it, recycle it, utilize it and use it to