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About randscallawayffm

Randy and Susan co founded Finding Focus Ministries in 2006. Their goal as former full time pastors, is to serve and provide spiritual encouragement and focus to those on the "front lines" of ministry. Extensive experience being on both sides of ministry, paid and volunteer, on the mission fields of other countries as well as the United States, helps them bring a different perspective to those who need it most. Need a lift? Call us 260 229 2276.

NOT A “LOT” OF FAITH

Genesis – First, God.   A fellow was stuck on his rooftop in a flood. He was praying to God for help. Soon a man in a rowboat came by and the fellow shouted to the man on the roof, … Continue reading

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HONESTY WITH REVERENCE

Genesis – First, God.   God will listen to an honest, sincere heart! Then why don’t we speak with the God of Creation, who knows all, with complete honesty, relieving our hearts of the burdens we carry? Sometimes in our … Continue reading

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LIVE ENTIRELY BEFORE ME

Genesis – First, God   Imagine you are serving Abram. You stay close to his tent, within the hearing of his voice, so that you don’t miss an order or command to do something that he asks. When he speaks … Continue reading

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WHEN WE DON’T WAIT ON GOD

Genesis – First, God.   We are human. We are not perfect. As hard as we try to wait on God…we don’t always do exactly that, we take steps to “help” God fulfill his promised purposes. As we see with … Continue reading

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#SETRIGHTWITHGOD

Genesis – First, God.   On the dark days, when we walk through valleys and wonder how present challenges are going to worked out, we have a tendency to see only what is now. We can see only the challenge … Continue reading

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FAITH SCHOOL

Genesis – First, God.   When you enroll in the “school of faith,” you never know what may happen next. Visit Abraham one day and you find him settling a boundary dispute. Visit him another day and you see him … Continue reading

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CARING IS SHARING

Genesis – First, God.   I had a dear friend and mentor mom who told me how she taught her two growing boys to divide and share. She would give one boy the choice to divide the cookie, brownie or … Continue reading

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