Tags: salvation

Finding redemption at the foot of the cross
–Darlene’s Story

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Shame comes in many forms, but the outcome is always the same. It ravages your heart and leaves you feeling guilt-ridden and hopeless. Darlene was headed down a path of destruction until she embraced God’s plan for her life. Be encouraged by this powerful story of redemption. Find out more of what the Bible says…

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Even life-threatening persecution cannot silence God
–Francis’s Story

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In the United States, we’re free to follow Jesus honestly and openly. But in many parts of the world, men and women must practice their religion in secret—in order to stay alive. Hear Francis tell his dramatic story of escape from religious persecution. Find out more of what the Bible says about “Safe & Secure:…

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I didn’t think God wanted me
–Amanda’s Story

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When a trusted family member stole her innocence, he also robbed Amanda of her sense of self-worth. Believing she was damaged beyond repair, Amanda threw herself into destructive habits. Learn how God revealed His love and grace in making a broken person whole again! Find out more of what the Bible says about “Real Love:…

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I heard it, I believed it, but was it the truth?
–Stephen’s Story

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Sexual abuse can distort the way we see God and also warp the way we view ourselves. Discover how one man found release from homosexuality and the events of his childhood by experiencing the unconditional grace of Jesus. Find out more of what the Bible says about “Designed For Desire: God’s Design For Sexuality.” We…

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An ever-present comfort
–Anne’s Story

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When we face trials and heartaches, it can be difficult to experience joy in our journey of faith. Anne, managing editor of the Our Daily Bread devotional, found that she could be confident that God would sustain her during a difficult season of loss and help her rediscover joy. Find encouragement for whatever you’re facing.

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Self-worth is illuminated by God’s unconditional love
–Tara’s Story

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Like the tide against the cliff, repetitive criticism can erode a person’s self-esteem. Battered with constant condemnation, Tara grew up feeling hollow and useless. Hear how the love of God, extended through a local church family, helped Tara overcome her difficult past and find her true identity as a child of God. Find out more…

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