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Alvin Lowe

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Do you thank God because you’re so AWESOME?

Then Jesus told this story to some who had great confidence in their own righteousness and scorned everyone else: “Two men went to the Temple to pray. One was a Pharisee, and the other was a despised tax collector. The Pharisee stood by himself and prayed this prayer: ‘I thank you, God, that I am not … Continue reading

So you’ve obeyed God today. …Now you want a cookie?

“When a servant comes in from plowing or taking care of sheep, does his master say, ‘Come in and eat with me’? No, he says, ‘Prepare my meal, put on your apron, and serve me while I eat. Then you can eat later.’ And does the master thank the servant for doing what he was … Continue reading

“Chill! ….I got this!” – God

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.” – Philippians 4:6-7 (NIV) …but how? What does this look like? What is this “peace” … Continue reading

A Soundtrack for Those Who Need Strength

“We can rejoice, too, when we run into problems and trials, for we know that they help us develop endurance. And endurance develops strength of character, and character strengthens our confident hope of salvation.” – Paul, the Apostle (Book of Romans; Ch.5, Verses 3-4) Music is therapy for the mind, body and soul. It can help … Continue reading

Changing Lives :: 7 Days in the Dominican Republic

It was a shorter flight than I expected from Miami to the Dominican Republic. The plane was big…bigger than any one I had ever been on. It had three rows of seats instead of the usual two that I was used to. I was seated in the middle row, so I didn’t get a window … Continue reading