It is March 4th, and the year certainly is marching forth! How about you? Has God laid a goal on your heart, and are you doing your best to “march forth” in pursuit? It’s easy to set goals at the beginning of the year, then to lose steam about now. Don’t give up! Whether your goal is to spend time each day reading the Word, exercising more often, eating healthier foods, nurturing a relationship or starting a business, you can achieve it—by taking small actions one day at a time.

It often helps to write a goal down, so click here if you would like to answer this question: What is one small step you can take today to work toward one of your goals?

A thought from the Word...

Phil. 3:13-14
Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.

Gloria Gaither celebrates her birthday today, March 4th! We'd love to overwhelm her with birthday messages, so if you have a moment, would you leave a greeting on our Facebook page? She has just returned to freezing Indiana after being on the Gaither Caribbean Cruise, and we know your birthday wishes will warm her heart!
You know that Lily Isaacs is a talented lady who has raised a talented family. But you may not know her remarkable testimony and how God has helped her pick up the pieces time and time again. Now, Lily shares her powerful life story in her new memoir, You Don't Cry Out Loud, available in May.
With so much trouble in the world and on the news, it's great to hear a story like this one, which has gone viral on YouTube. If we think one person can't make a difference, Canadian resident Tinney Davidson proves us wrong, as she spreads joy to local teens through a very sweet, simple act. Click here to read her story and see the video of how the teens thanked her with a wonderful surprise.
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We're excited for Homecoming friend Kelly Bowling, who recently took on an exciting challenge--her first role in a feature film! Kelly plays Nurse Kathy in Virtuous, a movie that explores the challenges Christian women face in today's culture. Click here for more information and a sneak peek of the movie!