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Praise the Beauty…

Psalm 148:1-6 “Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord from the heavens! Praise him from the skies! Praise him, all his angels! Praise him, all the armies of heaven! Praise him, sun and moon! Praise him, all you twinkling stars! Praise him, skies above! Praise him, vapors high above the clouds!

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A WALK IN HER SHOES

  homelessness. it’s a word, a way of life, so many people have always heard and, I’m sure, figured they knew so much about. I know I did. but then I participated in this thing called “a walk in her shoes.” I quickly realized while I may have “known” what

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WEEK ONE: I’m Watching

This week I thought I would post a quick story of how God used me, even when I thought I was useless. Yesterday, thursday, I got to volunteer at an organization called One7. This organization is great and works with children through sports and recreation, while sharing bible time and

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Charlotte Skyline

In The Beginning…

week one: DONE. one week has come and gone. flown by and dragged on like I could’ve never imagined. I have already learned so much about my city and the beautiful people that live in it, but most importantly, I have already seen God working in not only my life,

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saying you’re sorry

Saying you’re sorry, definitely not a new idea. Tried and true but, how easily we forget it. Something as simple as apologizing can affect us so much but yet, at least in my case, we choose to suffer through it and hope it goes away. I don’t know what it

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Urban Life Tour video

2xSalt: A Year in Review

The last week of the year, I commissioned my kids to make a tour video of 2xSalt, and talk about what the Planetshakers (our mentoring program) meant to them.  I filmed the tour, and edited it, but it was completely scripted by my kids.  We would love for you to

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Christmas Break

The past two weeks, the Urban Life program was on break, but that doesn’t mean that God stopped working, or that ministry stopped happening.  Meg went home to Ohio and had an impact; Rachelle went back to Los Angeles; Dionte went to Atlanta; and David was with his fiance, Liz,

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Movie Night at the Block Party

This last Friday, we had another block party; we are always humbled to watch God work in us and through us at Urban Life.  In our previous block parties, we had gathered the neighborhood for fun and games.  God blessed them, and each block party increased both in numbers and community. 

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