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My God Alphabet Journey—D

I’m sharing my own alphabetical list of some of the infinite attributes of God. This week I’m on the letter D. In 2018, twelve boys and their soccer coach entered a cave in Thailand to carve their names on the walls… Soon after a band of heavy rain came, causing water levels in the cave to rise to flood levels and trapping the team nearly a half-mile under the surface

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My God Alphabet Journey: A

(I love the Psalms, and some of my favorites are acrostics. Acrostics use letters from the Hebrew alphabet to form beautiful poetry about God. I thought it would be good to try this, so for the next few months I’ll take a letter (in English alphabetical order) and...

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Real treasures

A week ago I was speaking with a few people after one of our services. A woman stood by and then came forward to talk with me. She told me her husband passed away a few weeks earlier and needed to share something important with me. Check out my blog for the rest of this story…

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Always There

 (My newest recording “Living Oaks” is now available! I am sharing stories about songs on this recording) If there were only one thing you could communicate to your children what would it be? This question becomes more real and relevant when our children mark key...

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Beloved One

(My newest recording “Living Oaks” is now available! The next few weeks I will be sharing stories about songs on this recording. To find out more or order the recording go to http://chrisatkins.net/music. Thanks!) We live in harsh times where loveless words fly and...

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The Peace of Christ

For the next several weeks I will be relating song stories from my new recording "Living Oaks".  In this post I will share the story behind the song "The Peace of Christ". Sometimes hurricanes come roaring into our lives. In September 2017 Hurricane Irma stormed...

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From Loneliness to Living Oaks

(My newest recording “Living Oaks” is now available! The next few weeks I will be sharing stories about songs on this recording) God can use lonely times in our lives to produce something beautiful. The first summer that I served in my position as worship pastor our...

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