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What Matters Most

My house is not immaculate, but I try to keep it orderly.   I was tidying up last night when I noticed all the shoes by the back door.  How many times have I told the kids to pick up their shoes and put them away before going to bed?

Then it hit me.

The day will come when there won't be children's' shoes by the back door. There won't be school backpacks lying all over the family room.   And I think about what really matters -- I am blessed with three wonderful children . . . children who have placed their ...

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Gosnell -- The Face of Abortion in America

I'm having lunch today with a friend -- my first time being with her since she became a new mommy.  After 6 years of trying to conceive, she and her husband adopted a baby boy 4 months ago.

On Monday, late-term abortionist, Kermit Gosnell was found guilty on three counts of first-degree murder in three of the four babies' deaths.  He could get the death penalty in each case.

The tragic dichotomy in both these realties is palatable.

My friend has long wanted, prayed and waited for a baby.

Gosnell sits awaiting his sentence for murdering babies.

Brad Mattes, speaker ...

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Family Fact: Mothers Are Irreplaceable

I'm very thankful for my mom, Dot, and that at age 81, she is still going strong.  To think that I could've lost her at a young age due to a cancer diagnosis makes me all the more grateful for her presence in my life.  I think of the way she has faithfully loved my Dad for 62 years of marriage, sacrificed some of her own dreams to raise four children, and the investment she's made in her grandchildren's lives.  She's irreplaceable and I honestly don't know (or want to know) how my life ...

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Honoring Our Mothers

Emilie BarnesMother's Day is coming up on May 12th, and in keeping with this tradition of honoring the special mom's in our lives, Emilie Barnes has created some very special Mother's Day programs for you this month on "Keep It Simple."

Throughout her Mother's Day messages, Emilie reminds us that moms are an important part of God's creation, and that a Godly mother is a gift and blessing to her family.  We need to cherish, honor and be thankful for our mothers.

During the week prior to Mother's Day, some of the special programs Emilie ...

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Encouragement for Moms

Elizabeth George Mother's Day SpecialBeing a mom is such a blessing from the Lord.  But it can also be the most exhausting, and challenging job a woman can hold.

Elizabeth George (A Woman after God's Own Heart) knows the job of mom well!  And, she wants to encourage your listeners with special features that will air on A Woman after God's Own Heart  the week leading up Mother's Day ─

5/6     A Noble Woman

5/7     A Worthy Woman

5/8     A Treasured Woman

5/9     A Godly Woman

5/10    A Confident Woman

In addition Elizabeth has recorded a :25 ...

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Introducing...Aviva Nuestros Corazones












We've very excited to announce that the Spanish version of Revive Our Hearts officially launches today!

Latinas can now hear Aviva Nuestros Corazones five days a week in eighteen countries (the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, Spain, and fourteen Latin American countries).  Woman can also stream, download, and read messages online at AvivaNuestrosCorazones.com.

For more information and program placement, you can contact Eunice Carvajal at HCJB (Email: ecarvajal@hcjb.org).

Coming Up on Revive Our Hearts

Here is just a sampling of the special program series airing this month . . .

"When a Heartbeat Goes Silent: Mark & Sarah Vroegop ...

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