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Steve Conwell, Author at Farmville

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We need to pray always and never quit

There are times we are discouraged or tired and need a break. Jesus understands this and periodically takes His disciples into seclusion to rest physically, ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Friday, June 12, 2020 1:08 pm

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In marriage, some talking to each other must occur

One major problem in most marriages is the lack of communication. Couples must make time to talk, verbalizing their needs and dissatisfaction. We cannot fix ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Friday, May 15, 2020 6:00 am

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Jesus is our Feast of Unleavened Bread

We can better understand the celebration of Easter from the seven feasts God gives Israel. Three of the four spring feasts of Israel occur during ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Sunday, April 19, 2020 6:00 am

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Jesus is our Feast of Unleavened Bread

We can better understand the celebration of Easter from the seven feasts God gives Israel. Three of the four spring feasts of Israel occur during ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Friday, April 17, 2020 6:00 am

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Christ our first fruit

We can better understand the celebration of Easter from the Seven Feasts God gives Israel. The New Testament reveals the Old Testament whereas the Old ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Sunday, March 22, 2020 6:00 am

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God is love

The English word love is used in many ways. It ranges from infatuation for ourselves to a sacrificial love for others. All of us want ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, February 20, 2020 12:28 pm

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Our self-worth

One psychologist estimates 95 percent of our society has feelings of inferiority. Low self-worth causes us to feel dissatisfied with other people, ourselves and life. ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Friday, January 24, 2020 11:47 am

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Gifts of the wise men

The wise men play a significant role in the Christmas Story. They are gentiles who recognize the King of the Jews as their Sovereign. Being ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Friday, December 27, 2019 11:19 am

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The history of Thanksgiving

America’s Thanksgiving holiday does not seem to be appropriate because it is the result of the peoples’ hardships. The events surrounding the occasion will give ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Wednesday, November 27, 2019 10:37 am

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Giving is from the heart

The passing of the offering plate is the most dreaded time of the church service. A prevalent sin in the church is that of covetousness, ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Tuesday, November 5, 2019 1:22 pm

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Lord teach us to pray

The disciples ask the Lord to teach them one thing in life, how to pray. The most powerful force in this world is prayer yet ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, October 3, 2019 3:39 pm

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Working for the Lord

I Corinthians 15 is called the Resurrection Chapter in the Bible. It gives us more information on the resurrection than the rest of the Bible as ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Sunday, September 8, 2019 7:00 am

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Wisdom from above

King Solomon writes three books in the Bible, the Song of Solomon, the Book of Ecclesiastes and most of the Book of Proverbs. The Book ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Friday, August 9, 2019 5:00 am

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Teach me thy statutes, O Lord

The Bible is the most recognized book in the world. It influences individuals, families, cultures and nations. It was written over a period of 1,500 ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Saturday, July 13, 2019 5:00 am

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The perfect father

Warren Wiersbe, in “The Names of Jesus,” reveals some aspects of our Heavenly Father. These perceptions will help us as earthly fathers guide our children ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, June 13, 2019 2:02 pm

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Trials — Our greatest opportunity

Most view the struggles of life as something negative. They are usually seen as non-productive with no positive outcome. They seem to take things away ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, May 16, 2019 8:10 am

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The Cross and the tomb

Easter could not be possible without Christmas. The birth of the Christ is Emmanuel “God with us.” The death of the Savior is God providing ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, April 18, 2019 8:04 am

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Our heavenly rewards

One bonus of being a Christian is the rewards the Lord promises us. Rewards however, are misunderstood by most. Many believe they are only available ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, March 21, 2019 9:27 am

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The Five Love Languages

The Five Love Languages by Gary Chapman shows the different expressions of love and how they are given. They are as follows: affirmation, quality time, ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, February 21, 2019 8:13 am

Columns

What’s done for Christ will last

Is this life overrated? Not according to the commercials. They each state their products are what make this life more comfortable, improve our self-image and ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, January 24, 2019 8:14 am

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God’s promise fulfilled

Now that Christmas is over did we just observe 24 short hours of festivities or is it a year of celebration? The shepherds are visited ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Saturday, December 29, 2018 7:29 am

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The stable is accessible to all

There are so many options for the birth of our Savior so why was a stable chosen? In the Middle East during the days of ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, November 29, 2018 9:28 am

Columns

Depression – The beginning or the end

Most Americans will experience some form of depression during their lifetime. It is the most common mental disorder in the U. S. and can lead ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, November 1, 2018 8:44 am

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Redemption – God’s plan of salvation

There are a number of sermons in the Bible that are lived out by example through the prophets. One is Hosea whose story parallels the ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Wednesday, October 3, 2018 5:41 pm

Columns

Money – blessing or burden

There are two ways to value money. The first is to invest it in the Kingdom of God through the souls of man. The second ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, September 6, 2018 7:57 am

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The perfect law of liberty

You may be familiar with many Old Testament laws. There are the Ten Commandments which are the moral laws, dietary laws for Israel’s health, judicial ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, August 9, 2018 9:45 am

Columns

Faith is what pleases God

The Bible speaks about many kinds of faith we can experience such as little, great, precious, etc. Hebrews 11:1 defines faith as a substance, something ... Read more

by Steve Conwell, Thursday, July 12, 2018 7:49 am

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