Articles with encouragement

Willing Worker Wednesday – Life and Light For Humanity!

Hope For Today – Emmanuel Brings Mercy, Goodness and Comfort!

Photo Credit: http://www.liesyoungwomenbelieve.com   We seem to put more faith in the joy our presents will bring than in God’s presence each holiday season. I’m Dr. Matthew Lee Smith and I want to share some Hope For Today about…

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Hope For Today – The Wisdom God Puts In Our Minds!

It’s happened to you recently … you were at a temporary loss for words, not knowing how to respond. And then, seemingly our of nowhere, the ideas came, the words flowed, and the person you were speaking with…

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Transformed Episode #249: Receiving God’s Comfort!

  So many people are in pain today! Whether through sickness, selfishness, or sin many bleed within more than from without. Others have been savaged, slandered and seduced to the point where life no longer seems to hold…

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Transformed Episode #217: How Does God Bring About Change In Our Lives?

  Happiness is the byproduct of worship. Welcome to the Transformed Podcast. Being in God’s presence allows one to enter into the atmosphere of heaven. Joy is the atmosphere of heaven. David boldly declares his experience in the…

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Transformed Episode #212: Exercises for a Healthy Spiritual Heart

How do we maintain a healthy heart for God? Welcome to the Transformed podcast. Setting things straight with God is often painful at first. When we have become entwined in a way of life, extricating ourselves can be…

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Episode 143 – Where Is God When You Are In Need of Hope?

  In our recent national election in the United States, people on both sides of the political aisle were touting their candidate as the solution for what ails the country. However, as we have said before again and…

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Episode 136 – How Do I Gain Friends and Influence Enemies?

  Welcome to the Transformed podcast. As our world grows more polarized, we see the destructive forces of anger and bitterness manifested all too often. In today’s episode, Dr. Matthew Lee Smith, Lead Pastor at Pacific Baptist Church…

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