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Or “The Kardashians.” Or any other reality TV. *Thanks to my former DPU classmate and fellow book enthusiast Jamie Guthals for the image.

Breakthrough: Day 6 – AM Devotion

Abraham sacrificing Isaac

The Story of the Abraham Found in Genesis 22:1-18 Big Idea: You can experience a break through during a trial, if you obey God by doing what he has asked you to do. What do you do when you’re pretty …

1st Graders + Famous Wise Sayings

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I’m not sure if this is true, but it’s funny regardless. Here’s the back story: a 1st grade school teacher had twenty-six students in her class. She presented each child in her classroom the 1st half of a well-known proverb …

David vs. Goliath Skit (funny)

David vs Goliath

The assignment: Write a script which introduces the familiar story of David vs. Goliath in a way that’s humorous. The actors: Michelle Sagor + Nicole Kristal. The result: Funny. Real funny. Special Thanks: Massive shout-outs to Tony Liardon, whose tech …

Top 10 Moments of Sept. 14th :: Part I


Number 10 I went out to Angelo’s Italian Kitchen for lunch. Really good pizza. Number 9 Nicole asked me to help find some photos to print out for Justus’ “All About Me” project for school. As I was rifling through …

Breakthrough: Day 5 – PM Devotional


The Story of the Gerasene Man Found in Mark 5:1-20 Big Idea: Sometimes, the biggest breakthroughs happen when we ask Jesus to help us get free from the things we can’t get free from. The fifth chapter of Mark contains …

Breakthrough: Day 4 AM Devotional

David Thumb

The Story of David From 1 Samuel 30 To be sure, David had his good days (see above). This was not one of those days. Big Idea: Sometimes, the only place to go for strength is God. Ever had a …

Breakthrough: Day 3 – AM devotional


The Story of Jonah From Jonah 2 Big Idea: Breakthroughs with God come when we realize how far God will go to get to our hearts. Pitcairn Island (shown above) is one of the most remote, hardest to reach places …

Breakthrough: Day 1 – AM Devotion

Sinful woman

Sinful Woman with the Alabaster Jar from Luke 7:36-50 BIG IDEA: Breakthroughs happen when you realize that Jesus doesn’t ever reject you. Ever. The text tells the story beautifully. Jesus is invited over for dinner at a prominent religious leader’s …