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When the stress and struggles of life get you down, you need a word of encouragement to lift you up. Author & speaker Darlene Sala provides insight from God's word to remind you that you are loved by God and that He is with you always.

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When the stress and struggles of life get you down, you need a word of encouragement to lift you up. Author & speaker Darlene Sala provides insight from God's word to remind you that you are loved by God and that He is with you always.

    Jesus Does The Impossible

    Jesus Does The Impossible

    The man had been lame for thirty-eight years—so lame that although he lay right by the Pool of Bethesda, he couldn’t get himself into the waters. “When Jesus saw him and knew he had been ill for a long time, he asked him, ‘Would you like to get well?’” (John 5:6 NLT).

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    They Soon Forgot What He Had Done

    They Soon Forgot What He Had Done

    I’ve noticed that many of the Psalms repeat the story of the Israelites as they made their way from Egypt to the land that God promised them. Over and over you will read similar accounts of those same events.  I used to wonder what the reason was for the repetition. Didn’t the Israelites know the story already?

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    When Life Knocks You Down

    When Life Knocks You Down

    A friend of mine had worked untiringly on a project, and finally it seemed there was a breakthrough and she would be able to put the project together. But then someone confronted her in a very abrasive manner and told her she was wrong, out of God’s will and that she should abandon the whole project. As the saying goes, she had the wind knocked out of her sails. Was God speaking to her through this person, or was this Satan trying to defeat the endeavor, she wondered.

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    Grace Is Love Stooping

    Grace Is Love Stooping

    “Grace” is one of those words that I find hard to define.  In the Christian world, grace has often been defined as G-R-A-C-E, God’s Riches at Christ’s Expense.  And that it is! God gives us His grace, or undeserved favor, at the expense of His Son, Who died on the cross to pay for our sins.

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    Fear Or Love?

    Fear Or Love?

    Notice this Bible verse: “There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear” (1 John 4:18). I don’t know why, but that verse has always been hard for me to grasp.  “Perfect love casts out fear”? What is the writer saying? And how does it fit into my life? 

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    Motivating Millennials

    Motivating Millennials

    Do you have a millennial living in your house—someone between the ages of 22 and 37? Or perhaps they’re your employee. Want to motivate them? Then ask them one question, says a popular business newsletter.  The question is this: What is your dream?

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I Sell OC ,

Food for my soul!

The inspiring words from Darlene Sala truly encourage me and give peace to my soul. I am so appreciative of how this podcast speaks to my heart every day!

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A lift to my week!

Encouraging Words is just what the title says...encouraging and uplifting, helping me get my thinking straight. The best 2 minutes of my day.

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