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A Faith That Works When Life Doesn’t

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Showing Fairness – Part 3From Building My Life on Values That Last (2020)

Pastor Rick uses this broadcast to remind us that God can turn any situation, no matter how unfair it may seem, into something beautiful that he can use for his glory.

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Choose Faith over Fear By Rick Warren - September 21, 2020

Either we live by faith or we live by fear. The Bible says of Moses in Hebrews 11:27, “By faith he left Egypt, not fearing the king’s anger; he persevered because he saw him who … Continue reading Choose Faith over Fear

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