Proverbs 31 Ministries

When You Need a Helping Hand

Amy Carroll“At that time Mary got ready and hurried to a town in the hill country of Judea, where she entered Zechariah’s home and greeted Elizabeth.” Luke 1:39-40 (NIV) God is the world’s greatest matchmaker. I’m not talking about the kind of romantic matches made online, but rather about connections made between women in need and […]

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Facing the Impossible

“You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives.” Genesis 50:20 (NIV) Whenever I’ve stepped out to do something I felt God calling me to do, the voices of criticism and condemnation have been there to greet me. Early on in […]

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Giving Jesus Our Best

Gylnnis2016“Jesus replied: ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’” Matthew 22:37 (NIV) “They want to wear what?” I asked. Phone reception was limited when my husband called from the Liberian orphanage. I strained to grasp each treasured word of our quick conversations. “Their […]

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When Worries Persist

FrancineRivers“Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 4:6-7 (NLT) In the words of Winston […]

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