By Jo Ann Alo / November 9, 2015 /

We just went to see the movie, “Everest.” It is Hollywood’s adaptation of the 1996 Mount Everest disaster. On that day 12 individuals lost their lives during a blizzard in an attempt to either ascend or descend the highest mountain on earth. I have to admit, I’ve always admired mountain climbers. I just feel like…

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A Good Father

By Jo Ann Alo / September 20, 2011 /

“But since we stopped burning incense to the queen of heaven and pouring out drink offerings to her, we have lacked everything and have been consumed by the sword and by famine.” Jer 44:18 The people blamed their losses on their service to God. “As soon as I started following You God, I lost everything…

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No Longer Orphans

By Jo Ann Alo / February 18, 2011 /

Rom 8:15-16For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out,”Abba, Father.” When you were born in the flesh you cried. It was the only way you knew how to express your great need. Your parents then responded, and met those…

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