Archive for 2008

Report from the Journey Part II

Gathering in the Tower

"I don't think anyone on our team will ever again be lulled into the tendency of thinking that the Christian life is a battle in the flesh - where we ourselves strive against life's temptations, manage their consequences, and cope with circumstances. The power of the devil seeking 'to steal, and to kill,...

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Inspiration for the Journey III

Wolf Lake Road

In the same spirit as the popular Inspiration for the Journey and More Inspiration for the Journey posts, we now introduce Inspiration for the Journey III! Enjoy the beauty of God's creation and remember to keep God's Word always before the eyes of your heart. Living the Journey Scripture Desktop Backgrounds Click...

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Report from the Journey

A Team in One Accord

"What an awesome experience it is when you bring a group of girls together with one purpose and one goal: to seek God and learn what it means to love Him with all of our heart, soul, mind and strength. At the beginning of the week my group expressed a longing to hear from God, gain direction for their...

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The Only Thing That Matters


If you wanted a walking definition of a "good kid" it was me. I grew up in a Christian home, asked Jesus to come into my heart when I was 7, and went to Church twice a week. However, something was missing in my life! Reading my Bible was a struggle and giving in to peer pressure was not something new....

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“Take My Heart, Break It, and Mold It”


After returning from the Life Focus Journey, Nathaniel joyfully shared how God took the knowledge he had in his head and brought it down to his heart. [audio:Testimony_200810_Nathaniel.mp3] Download MP3 (2 min)

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November 2008 Girls Journey

November 2008 Girls' Journey

Pictured above is the final Journey to the Heart group of 2008—the largest Journey so far! This is an exciting climax to an amazing year of life changing Journeys. One of the leaders called from the Northwoods last night and reported, "The Journey is going so well! These girls are getting a...

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True Words from Two Brothers


Enjoy listening in as the Wilkes brothers recount all that the Lord taught them on their recent Life Focus Journey to the Heart! Matthew: I went to Northwoods not sure what to expect on a Journey to the Heart. I had heard testimonies; but what was my experience of it going to be?  While going through...

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Photos from October Life Focus Journey

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Announcing Dates for 2009 Journeys!

Northwoods Conference Center

We are excitedly gearing up for what we anticipate will be the largest Journey so far! Registration for this final expedition of the year is now approaching 70! Please be in fervent prayer as each applicant prepares their heart to seek the Lord. (See John 14:13.) The dates for the 2009 Journeys have...

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October 2008 Life Focus Journey

October 2008 Life Focus Journey Team

After several weeks of rigorous training, this team of Life Focus fellows is taking a Journey to the Heart. Pray that God will show Himself strong as they draw near to Him this week! "Draw nigh to God, and he will draw nigh to you ... Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift...

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