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What are the 2 painful anniversaries a widow faces each year?

A widow is a unique lady who, now that her husband is gone, not only has this once very special day (wedding day)transformed into a very painful day, but has also added another anniversary to her annual calendar—the anniversary of

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Can you give an example of your one month shepherding prayer guide?

Last week, I posted about a system on how to regularly shepherd everyone in your church, then followed that up with how to do so in a larger church.  At the request of many of you, you asked for an

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What are some ways to serve widows during the holidays?

As we all know, the holidays can be a time of joy for some and sadness for others.  A group in the church who almost always experience sorrow during this time of year are those who have lost their spouse. 

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How does a pastor shepherd elderly church members?

It can baffle our minds as we set care for someone who has lost their soul mate, especially when the person enjoyed that companionship for over fifty years.  This is truly a great challenge, but one that God in His

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