Author Archives: Jeanine Soligo

Emotions | Posted by Jeanine

Emotions.  We all have them. When they make us feel good, we love them.  When they make us feel bad, we repress them, we deny them or worse, let them flare out of control. God created us with emotions and said that it was very good.  So what went wrong?  Emotions are from God and…

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Living Like Jesus Lived | Posted by Jeanine

God walked and lived on this earth as a man for thirty-three years. Jesus willingly chose to lay aside His divinity and be born as a baby; choosing to live with all the limitations of being human, like us.  But unlike us, Jesus chose to live in full and complete trust and submission to God and…

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I Am Loved | Posted by Jeanine

February, the month of love.  February 14th, Valentine’s day.  A day filled with potential joy and heartbreak.  A day anticipated by some and dreaded by many.  The one day of the year when you are expected to receive and give affirmation of love.  Wow.  That’s a lot of pressure on one day. I recently heard someone say that it’s a new…

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COVID Can’t Steal Christmas | Posted by Jeanine

Christmas 2020 will certainly look different from the previous years.  Many people will not be with immediate or extended family.  Big, elaborate dinners will be reduced to smaller intimate meals.  For many, there may be few presents under the tree or perhaps, no tree at all.  Yet this is where we have the opportunity, as Christians, to find out…

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The Unknown Apostle | Posted by Jeanine

Acts 1:15-26 And they cast their lots, and the lot fell on Matthias.  And he was numbered with the eleven apostles. Acts 1:26 We hear nothing further about Matthias after this point.  Jesus chose him out of all the men who had been with Him since His baptism by John.  We read accounts of the eleven other apostles…

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Putting Jesus First | Posted by Jeanine

What does it mean to put someone first?  To put them before your wants, desires, even needs.  If you want to know, just look at Jesus.  He showed us what that looks like in practical terms: Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus, who, being in the form of God, did not consider…

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