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Ash Wednesday, Lent and the Power of Self-Sacrifice

Today is Ash Wednesday, and it’s considered one of the most important days on the liturgical calendar. Ash Wednesday opens Lent (February 10 through March 24), a season of simple living, prayer and fasting for 40 days, which ends on… Read More

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Resolutions: A New Year, A New You

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We all do it. As much as we can protest and grumble and eye roll, we all do it. We all make resolutions. Sometimes they’re personal and we keep them to ourselves, and other times they’re written on our bathroom mirror in lipstick AND on our day-by-day planner AND… Read More

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Good Things Come in Small Packages

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They say that good things come in small packages and in the case of water purification packets, I couldn’t agree more. I’m amazed at the life-saving possibilities that come in this tiny little pack! One packet quickly turns 10 liters of dirty, potentially deadly water into clean, drinkable water. Read More

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Food for Your Family Devotional Series

FREE Devotional For Subscribers Biblical insights from the experts on conquering life’s trials—God’s way! Start 2016 right with Food for the Hungry’s new family email devotionals. We’re beginning January looking at how you can develop the Fruits of the Spirit. First… Read More

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7 Days to Teach Your Child a Thankful Heart: Day Seven

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DAY SEVEN Today we’re going to focus on how we can be good to other people who aren’t blessed like we are. MESSAGE TO SHARE: Today we’re going to take time to think about how we can do kind things for other people who might not have as much… Read More

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7 Days to Teach Your Child a Thankful Heart: Day Six

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DAY SIX Today we’re going to focus on sharing what we’re thankful for with others. MESSAGE TO SHARE: Take time today to think about how important it is to be thankful to God for everything we have. It is because of him that we’re blessed richly with talents, opportunities,… Read More

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7 Days to Teach Your Child a Thankful Heart: Day Five

DAY FIVE Today we’re going to focus on how we can share with God what we’re thankful for and give him praise for those things. MESSAGE TO SHARE: Today we’re going to take time to think about how we say thank you to God and others. Saying thank you… Read More

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Breaking Chains of Violence in Peru

Written by Beth Allen

In the sprawling slums where Food for the Hungry works in Lima, Peru, there’s no hiding the poverty that shackles millions. Bare wires propped with sticks bring electricity up the steep hill, pilfered from paying customers below. Mud is ankle-deep on the roads winding between flimsy plywood houses. Read More

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7 Days to Teach Your Child a Thankful Heart: Day Four

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DAY FOUR Today we’re going to focus on the blessing of our bodies. MESSAGE TO SHARE: Today we’re going to take time to think about our physical bodies and how God made them. We should be thankful that he has given us life and a body that moves us… Read More

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7 Days to Teach Your Child a Thankful Heart: Day Three

  DAY THREE Today we’re going to focus on the blessing of our minds and how we can have a positive attitude, which affects how we act. MESSAGE TO SHARE: Take time today to think about how we think. How we think and how we feel about others is very… Read More

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7 Days to Teach Your Child a Thankful Heart: Day Two

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DAY TWO Today we’re going to focus on others. MESSAGE TO SHARE: Take time today to think about the people around us in our daily lives. There are people we know and people we don’t know. Regardless of if we know them, if we have things in common… Read More

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7 Days to Teach Your Child a Thankful Heart: Day One

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Raising children is hard work, and raising godly children is even harder work. As parents, we want the best for our kids—as Christian parents, what we want even more is for our children to know and love God. With that comes a lifetime of teaching and learning ourselves. Read More

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The Advent Calendar is Coming!

I think that Christmas is up there on everyone’s list of favorite holidays. The whole season is special. It welcomes love, sharing, family and giving, but sometimes we can get caught up. Sometimes we can start to feel the pressure to overspend, over commit and lose the entire reason… Read More

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Does One Life Matter?

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The Oxford dictionary defines a BILLION as a thousand million or 1,000,000,000. In the world of 7 billion people, does one life matter much? Is everyone of equal value, or do some matter more than others? Does age, skin color, gender, economic status, IQ or family name determine if you matter… Read More

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8 Days of Giving: Day 5 - Goat

Written by Jeremy Reis

Thank you for joining us for 8 Days of Giving. My family is giving 8 gifts from the FH gift catalog this Christmas season, will you join us? Read Day 4 here. For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare… Read More

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