I believe God walks with us through the valley, rather than organizing a detour

(The boy's father said), "But if you can do anything, take pity on us and help us.”“‘If you can’?” said Jesus. “Everything is possible for one who believes.”Immediately the boy’s father exclaimed, “I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief!”Mark 9:22-24 - NC writer Derek Maul Sometimes I like to find a photograph - typically one that …

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“And she’s off” – notes and photos from a busy Sunday

The Lord is my shepherd;    I have all that I need. He lets me rest in green meadows;    he leads me beside peaceful streams.     He renews my strength.He guides me along right paths,    bringing honor to his name. - Psalm 23 Okay. So I have notes from Sunday. Several. I have to comment on a whole slew of different things, so this …

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“He refreshes my soul” – the invigorating, rejuvenating work of God

The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. -Psalm 23 So once in a while a couple of grown men will temporarily lose their minds and spend the day walking around in 40-degree weather waving golf clubs …

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Food Insecurity In Wake County, WFPC, & Psalm 23

One of our "signature ministries" at WFPC is a wide-ranging interest in hunger. Worldwide, yes, via support of PC(USA) ministries and programs such as RISE Against Hunger and Heifer International, but with a huge emphasis on local initiatives and the growing reality of "Food Insecurity" in our own community. This past week our church hosted …

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