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    A Chance To Change

    A question was presented to me several months ago: “What if you were defined by your worst mistake?” My biggest mistake is a very long and boring story that I’ll spare you from. Yet I can’t help cringing at the thought of people knowing me by the intimate details of my failure. Today, that’s not who I am. The Lord didn’t forgive me because I was good enough for His mercy, but He gave it to me anyway. Shouldn’t we, forgiven sinners, have mercy on the men and women behind bars? If you’ve never gone to prison before, you might be shocked by what you’d find. I’ve seen the TV…

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    What does Ramadan mean for Christians?

    “The 1.6 billion Muslims on earth don’t know about the salvation by grace that is available to them.” -Gospel for Muslim Ministries While many Christians know that Ramadan exists, they don’t see it as an opportunity to share the love of Christ. (Ramadan is the month when Muslims fast from sunset to sunrise every day.) If you have a Muslim coworker or neighbor, Ramadan is a good time to initiate, maintain, or grow a relationship with them.     Our friends at GFM (Gospel for Muslim Ministries) invite us to pray for the following requests: PRAY that Muslims would encounter dreams and visions of Jesus, enlightening the eyes of their…

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    Mission Arlington: Serving Here At Home

    “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.” -Matthew 25:35-36 “…Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.” -Matthew 25:40   What if we served here at home like we do on a mission trip? The founders of Mission Arlington asked that same question. They wanted to build…