Inspiration Report

The longtime Arizona Department of Public Safety officer who co-founded the Make-A-Wish Foundation passed away at his home in Prescott, Arizona. The cause was esophageal cancer. The Make-A-Wish Foundation, headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, helps fulfill the wishes of children with critical illnesses. Started in 1980, the organization can trace its roots back to a 7-year-old…

A mom and daughter are celebrating Black History Month in a unique way – by playing a special game of dress-up. Each day in February, Taylor Trotter takes photos of her 5-year-old daughter Paisley dressed as different inspiring black figures in history. They place the photos side by side, then upload them to Facebook. The…

People who have received the COVID-19 vaccination are excited about the future. They look forward to getting back to the little things like getting a haircut or going to the grocery store comfortably. The joy started with those on the frontlines in the healthcare industry. Dr. Andrew Matuskowitz, an emergency room physician, was overcome with…

Sarah Thomas will become the first woman to officiate a Super Bowl, the NFL announced. Thomas will serve as a down judge on referee Carl Cheffers’ crew at Super Bowl LV in Tampa, Florida. NFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations Troy Vincent Sr. said the following regarding Thomas’ Super Bowl assignment: “Sarah Thomas has…

God’s voice not only helped the officer narrowly avoid the bomb, but it also enabled him to save others. Nashville Officer James Wells, one of the heroic cops who helped evacuate people moments before an RV with a suicidal man inside exploded, says God spoke directly to him before the incident took place. God’s voice…

One of the biggest tasks we are called to do is give back for the sake of others. The Bible says, “Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” We can also turn to Matthew 22, which gives us two…

It’s a Christmas like no other. In a year like no other. One clue it was different is the Santa Claus at a very popular store in our area. It was humorous to see their commercial, as they tried to say, “Come on – it’ll be fun – and safe!” Oh, the kids were still…

How many neighbors do you know by name? When was the last time you had a conversation with the person next door, even if it was just for five minutes, or simply waved when you were passing by? If you can’t answer these questions, you’ve probably lost touch with the people around you. While nobody…

The holidays can be a hectic time for many families. You may find your partner spending more working, or the family may be caught up in a lot of activities. The world is pulling at everyone and it may seem like there isn’t enough time in the day. On day 11 of the 12 days…

As Christians, we are called to be concerned about the environment. This is because Christians are aware that God created the world, and we are all His trustees and stewards. We know from the very first verse in Scripture, “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth” (Genesis 1:1). When we can look…

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