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LifeLine –  Volume 9, Number 2 – Summer 2017

DAPS: District Area Pastors – Are you a credential holder in the ABNWT District?  Do you have a District Area Pastor?  A DAP is appointed for you, only at your request.  The purpose for having a DAP is simply to know that another Colleague in ministry is thinking of...

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Fear of the Unusual

When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place. Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting. They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on...

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An Ounce of Prevention

Depending of what source of statistics are used (and I only have stats for the U.S.), it is estimated that 15,000 to 20,000 ministers leave serving their role in ministry, every year.  This does not take into consideration the countless more that would leave the...

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Authors Among Us Series: Ornament by Robert (Bob) Jones

The Alberta NWT District Mission of “Calling forth PAOC Leaders…”  will be accomplished in part through acknowledging and encouraging the various ministry gifts God has placed within the family of Credential Holders in our District.  The gift of writing is one of...

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LifeLine Spring 2017: Volume 9, Number 1

Resurrection: Al Downey The sun once more climbs high on the horizon. Grumpy bears stretch their cramped limbs, Ambling from winter dens in search of nourishment. Tulips and daffodils poke their inquisitive heads Through the remaining drifts of snow, Anxious to...

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A Leader … Born or Born-again?

Are leaders born as leaders?  Is it just part of their DNA to lead others? WHAT KIND OF LEADER ARE YOU? What is your natural bent in your leadership style? What does your character bring to the table as to the kind of leader you are? I find that some people identify...

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Prayer Gathering 2017

Never Stop Praying… 1 Thessalonians 5:17 says “Pray continually.”  There will be a variety of thought as to how one does that but I believe the key is that prayer needs to be an integral part of our lives as disciples of Jesus. This fall, we are planning to come...

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Authors Among Us: Landen Dorsch

The Alberta NWT District Mission of “Calling forth PAOC Leaders…” will be accomplished in part through acknowledging and encouraging the various ministry gifts God has placed within the family of Credential Holders in our District. The gift of writing is one of those...

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Staying on Course

Staying on Course

“In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it.” - Isaiah 30:15 What a sad statement…but you would have none of it.  A life out of balance grows more out of balance as the focus is on what I can do and...

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