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I Hope

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Originally intended to be about a woman who wished for her ex to be happy after their breakup, I Hope ended up taking different turn. American Idol star Gabby Barrett sings about seeing bad things happen to an ex, making the assumption that we might find relief if bad things happen to the one who hurts us...
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still-learning
In a world where we constantly hear that we should love ourselves above all else, we have to ask whether or not that’s the right choice for followers of Jesus. Halsey sings about needing to love herself more to love others better, which raises the question of how our view of ourselves impacts the way we love others.
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Smile

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As we walk through highs and lows in our lives, it’s easy to allow our circumstances to determine our response. When we fix our eyes on the promises of God, we can choose joy in every circumstance and recognize there’s always a reason to smile.
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everything-i-wanted
In a world where people feel more isolated than ever, our need for love might be greater than it’s ever been. Teenage superstar Billie Eilish wrote a powerful song about how being loved by her brother has helped her through challenging times. In our discussion we will talk about the power in being loved, and that because of Jesus...
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Only Human

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We have been created with powerful feelings and desires, but can they be trusted to lead us to make the right choice? The Jonas Brothers reunited in 2019, and their Happiness Begins album raises some questions about the pursuit of happiness. Should we follow our hearts and do what we feel, or is there a better way to go?
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10,000 Hours

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The message of the song was a simple one: they were willing to spend the rest of their lives trying to become the best husbands they could be for their wives. But that naturally raises some questions: What are you and I willing to spend 10,000 hours trying to perfect? And, Is the goal for our benefit…or someone else’s? Is...
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whiskey-glasses
When life goes wrong, it’s very tempting to turn to alcohol…but we should turn to God instead. Alcohol only causes more problems while God’s love can actually change our lives for the good...
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