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Everything Has a Cost

Church Musical 1 by Grace Hope Gratitude Music Everything costs something. Everything. The only questions are: WHAT is the cost, HOW GREAT is it in comparison to what you get in return, and WHO is paying it? Even salvation is not free. It had a cost–God’s life, which was paid by Jesus. It’s free for …

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Absorb the Evil

It’s HARD to forgive people. It’s hard to take the horrible stuff they give you, and not return it to them, in excess. And yet people hurt you all the time. Sometimes on purpose, sometimes inadvertently. Usually, it’s not too bad, but once in a while, it feels like more than you can bear. Yet …

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Cross That Bridge

You often worry about many things, past, present, and future. Sometimes, you think, for good reason. Sometimes, you realize, the reason is not so great…but you can’t stop. Sometimes you need to be reminded to be brave and let go, to “cross that bridge when  you come to it.” But it’s not always easy to …

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Hallelujah, Breakthrough!

You know that feeling you get when you’ve been working on a problem for a long time, and then you figure out the answer? That Eureka moment when something just out of reach becomes clear? When that happens, don’t you just feel like saying “thank you, God!”? Yep, that’s what this song is all about. …

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God is Not a Genie in a Jar

I remember lying on my stomach on the bed in my parents’ room during a school holiday when I read it: And he passed in front of Moses, proclaiming, “The LORD, the LORD, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness, maintaining love to thousands, and forgiving wickedness, rebellion and …

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