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Take Your Family with You

Take Your Family with You

Vince Foster served as deputy counsel to President Bill Clinton. He allegedly committed suicide in a Washington DC park. A few months before his death, Foster was asked to speak to the graduating class of the University of Arkansas School of Law. This is what he told the ...

Bob Gass

January 21st, 2018

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Give Each Other Space

Give Each Other Space

To be happy in a relationship, you must give each other space. And you have to be secure to do that. Someone said (and we’ve all heard this!), ‘If you love something, set it free. If it comes back to you, it’s yours for life. If it doesn’t, it was never yours in the first ...

Bob Gass

January 19th, 2018

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Don’t Resort to Manipulation

Don’t Resort to Manipulation

Deep within each of us is a desire to run our own lives, and in some cases other people’s lives too. As a result we become experts at manipulating one another. This desire for control brings about different behaviors. Here are six of them you must be aware of and avoid if ...

Bob Gass

January 18th, 2018

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Claim Children for Christ

Claim Children for Christ

When a child is raised by praying parents who walk according to God’s Word, 85 per cent of the time they’ll develop a strong faith before age thirteen. Are you one of those kids who were brought up according to God’s Word? Then go thank your parents for the work they have ...

Bob Gass

January 17th, 2018

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How to Overcome Anxiety (3)

How to Overcome Anxiety (3)

Here are two more steps to overcoming anxiety: 1) Ask for help. Paul wrote, ‘Outside were conflicts, inside were fears. Nevertheless God, who comforts the downcast, comforted us by the coming of Titus’ (2 Corinthians 7:5-6 NKJV). You’re not unique; others are facing the same

Bob Gass

January 16th, 2018

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How to Overcome Anxiety (2)

How to Overcome Anxiety (2)

Here are three more steps you can take to overcome anxiety: 1) List your worries. For one week, make a list of the things you worry about most. A future spouse? Health? Money? Having kids? Job? These aren’t one-time worries that come and go quickly. They’re things that make ...

Bob Gass

January 15th, 2018

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How to Overcome Anxiety (1)

How to Overcome Anxiety (1)

Here are some steps to overcoming your anxiety: 1) Talk to God. Don’t bemoan the collapse of an investment; ask God to help you. Don’t pace the floor of the hospital waiting room; pray for a successful surgery. ‘Casting the whole of your care [all your anxieties, all your ...

Bob Gass

January 14th, 2018

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Speak Up!

Speak Up!

The Bible has a lot to say about not criticizing and passing judgment. But there are times when silence isn’t ‘golden’, it’s deadly. For example: 1) Silence is deadly when you use it as a passive, retaliatory means of expressing your anger or displeasure. That’s called ...

Bob Gass

January 13th, 2018

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Give God Your All

Give God Your All

If you only have a thimble-worth of capacity and you’re standing on the edge of a vast ocean, you have access to a lot of water but you won’t get much of it because your capacity is so small. If you have the capacity of a bucket you’ll get more than a thimble, but once the ...

Bob Gass

January 12th, 2018

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Growing Older, and Better

Growing Older, and Better

Today people are living longer and enjoying better health. Given that fact, it would be wise to glean from their wisdom and value their talent. You may have noticed that television advertisers are targeting younger and younger people. Why? After all, isn’t a tube of ...

Bob Gass

January 11th, 2018

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