NOW FAITH, by Joel Osteen: Don’t stop dreaming. Keep the vision in front of you. A friend of mine was in an accident where both of his knees were crushed. The doctor told him he would be fortunate to walk, but he would certainly never run or play sports again. My friend was so disappointed after being in the hospital for over three months. The first thing he did when he was discharged was to join a health club. He took a step of faith. The fact is he couldn’t go to the club for over a year. He was too weak but he made up his mind he was not going to sit back and plan on staying in that wheelchair. He was making plans to be up walking again. That was more than five years ago. Today that young man can outrun me. He defied the odds. What happened? He started making plans to rise up out of that injury. Scripture: Matthew 6:34 NLT. Where is your FAITH.
HELLO MORENO VALLEY
“Where Dreams Soar”
Moreno Valley: Pastor Joseph L. Gueste and the Trinity Baptist Church Family invites you to their Back–To-School Clothing Exchange on Saturday, August 20, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 29175 Ironwood Ave. Moreno Valley. Bring your children’s clothes that they have outgrown to exchange with ones that fit. Or simply share your blessings with those that can use some of the clothing that maybe too little for your child, but fit just right for someone else. For more information call (951) 601–0253.
Moreno Valley: You are invited to the grand opening of J. Gordon Blessings Non-Profit Agency, The Elegance of White, 100 men and women in white on August 27, 2011. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Venders, community guest speakers and much more are scheduled to participate with a donation of $15.00 per person. Dinner will be provided. Help the community by celebrating with us. The event will take place at the Senior Community Center, 25075 Fir Ave., Moreno Valley. For information and tickets contact Evangelist Cheynita Gordon at (951) 924–9304 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
Moreno Valley: Summer Concert at the Mall comes to the Moreno Valley Mall Amphitheatre near the food court. Come listen to great music beginning August 4, and 25, 2011, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Invest in your community when you shop MOVAL. Check out a new burger place Five Guys Burgers and Fries, The Village Café, opened its doors this past Wednesday it is located at the former Red Robins facility and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Also ‘Easel On Down’ to art in the Park August 27, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Ridgecrest Park, 28506 John F. Kennedy Dr. For more information call (951) 413–3280.
To finish from last week: “The Gift Of Woman,” His heart is the center of his being; his lungs hold the breath of life. The rib cage will allow itself to be broken before it will allow damage to the heart. Support man as the rib cage supports the body. You were not taken from his feet, to be under him, nor were you taken from his head, to be above him. You were taken from his side, to stand by him and to be held close to his side. You are my perfect angel. You are my beautiful little girl. You have grown to be a splendid woman of excellence, and my eyes fill when I see the virtue in your heart. Your eyes - don’t change them. Your lips - how lovely when they part in prayer. Your nose - so perfect in form. Your hands - so gentle to touch. I’ve caressed your face in your deepest sleep; I’ve held your heart close to mine. Of all that lives and breathes, you are most like me. Adam walked with me in the cool of the day and yet he was lonely. He could not see me or touch me. He could only feel me. So everything I wanted Adam to share and experience with me, I fashioned in you: My reverence, my strength, my purity, my love, my protection and support. You are special because you are an extension of me. Man represents my image – woman my emotions. Together, you represent the totality of God. So man - treat woman well. Love her, respect her, for she is fragile. In hurting her, you hurt me. What you do to her, you do to me. In crushing her, you only damage your own heart, and the heart of her Father. Woman, support man. In humility, show him the power of emotion I have given you. In gentle quietness show your strength. In love, show that you are the rib that protects his inner self. If we follow this golden rule
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