Pastor Nate Carter

“And straightway he constrained his disciples to get into the ship, and to go to the other side.” Mark 6:45 He’ll never send you on a trip that you can’t make. That doesn’t mean it will be easy, or that you won’t be frightened by the waves. Remember Psalm 23, “Yea, though I walk through…

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Pastor Nate Carter

“But I have prayed for you, Peter, that you would stay faithful to me no matter what comes. Remember this: after you have turned back to me and have been restored, make it your life mission to strengthen the faith of your brothers.” Luke 22:32, TPT Peter denied his Lord three times and went out…

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Pastor Nate Carter

“I will … replace for you the years that the locust has eaten.” Joel 2:25, AMP Fifty-two percent of all marriages in America end in divorce. One out of every four people has been molested. Tragically, they will grow up feeling like “damaged goods.” But there’s good news! Jesus heals wounded emotions. I know, because…

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Pastor Nate Carter

“And the Lord will guide you continually, and satisfy you with all good things, and keep you healthy too.” Isaiah 58:11, TLB No political party can do this for you. No insurance policy can give you such coverage. Look what He promised. First, He’ll help you make all the right decisions. Next, He’ll keep you…

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Pastor Nate Carter

Let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us. Hebrews 12:1, NIV There’s a tree called the Chinese Bamboo. During the first four years, they water and fertilize the plant with seemingly little or no results. Then, in…

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Pastor Nate Carter

“The thing I seek most of all, is the privilege of … living in His presence every day.” Psalm 27:4, TLB There’s no place like God’s presence. Things happen there that can’t happen anywhere else. Moses found that place, and when he did, the bush burned and he talked face to face with God. Awesome!…

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Pastor Nate Carter

“Through Christ, God has made peace between us and Himself, and God gave us the work of telling everyone about the peace we can have with him … So we have been sent to speak for Christ.” 2 Corinthians 5:18, 20, NCV When my children were young, I went to their room to say goodnight.…

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Pastor Nate Carter

“Are these all the sons you have?” “There is still the youngest,” Jesse answered … Samuel said, “Send for him.” – 1 Samuel 16:11, NIV When it came to looks, experience, and position, David couldn’t compete with his brothers. Although Jesse had eight sons, he only brought seven of them out for Samuel. Where was…

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Pastor Nate Carter

“Seek ye first the Kingdom of God, and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.” Matthew 6:33 Have you become absorbed with the things that Jesus told you not to? Things like having enough to eat, or having clothes to wear, or having a home to live in. Over the last…

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Pastor Nate Carter

“Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for You are with me . .. ” Psalm 23:4 John Maxwell shares a humorous story about fear to which some of us can relate: There was a couple in bed late one night … The husband was…

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