Guest Post – Living in Grace

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“Let us then approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.” -Hebrews 4:16 (NIV)

Justice has no room for grace and grace has no room for justice. To live in one excludes the other. In justice you deserve what you receive. Grace, undeserved favor, is the opposite. Grace has NOTHING to do with deserving! Grace is a gift of compassion and provides freedom, peace, and contentment.

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Quick Tip – Share What You’re Studying

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Have you ever been reading something in WORDsearch and wanted to share it with your social media friends? The Social Apps dialog allows you to post status updates to Facebook or Twitter with the text of whatever you’re currently reading. You don’t even have to exit WORDsearch and you can start a conversation.

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Saturday Roundup

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Happy Saturday everyone! We hope you had a great week getting back into the swing of things after Thanksgiving (and finally got out of that food coma!) We are so grateful for all of you! In case you were too busy looking for Cyber Monday deals around the internet, here is what you might have missed at WORDsearch this week.

“The richer your store of background knowledge, the greater your understanding of a text.” – B&H editors

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Guest Post – Wait Not

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Have you noticed how the art of handwritten letter writing is increasingly fading? Our once, “hi how are ya”, or “thinking of you”, followed by a more lengthy note of encouragement, has been replaced with a quick text of “how r u ttm” (how are you, talk to me).

Our words of encouragement to others hold TONS of weight. To see it in writing that you are loved, appreciated, and supported is priceless. I strongly believe encouragement is universally lacking.

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Quick Tip – Word Definition Window

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You can look up word definitions in any of your dictionaries, or even several websites, by using the Word Definition window. To access it, right-click on the word you want to look up from the book you are reading, and choose “Definition for” from the pop-up menu, and the Word Definition window will appear on your screen opened to the definition of that word.

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Guest Post – Keep Calm and Carry On

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Perhaps you have seen a t-shirt, phone cover, mug, book cover, notebook, journal, or a host of other products with the phrase “Keep Calm and Carry On” printed on it recently. Instead of saying “carry on,” you may have seen something else inscribed, such as “Stay Calm and Carry Insulin” for diabetics.

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