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Insights From Gerald Duran

Digging Wells & Trenches

2 Kings 3:16-17 AMP - He said, “Thus says the Lord, ‘Make this valley (the Arabah) full of trenches.’ For thus says the Lord, ‘You will not see wind or rain, yet that valley will be filled with water, so you and your cattle and your other animals may drink.


 

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Develop The Vision To Move Forward

Philippians 3:13-14 NIV - 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.


Are you...

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Love Your Tribe ... The Good, Bad And The Ugly

1 Timothy 5:8 NIV - Anyone who does not provide for their relatives, and especially for their own household, has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.


Over the holidays, from Christmas to New Years, our families gather. It's the good, bad and the ugly.

It's our tribes and there are...

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Fear Not — Including Covid

Psalm 91:7 NIV - A thousand may fall at your side, ten thousand at your right hand, but it will not come near you.


Are you in fear over covid?

We are told 10 percent of all deaths in the past few years are from covid. Perhaps this percentage is exaggerated, perhaps not. Either way, these people...

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God's In It To Win It — With You

1 Corinthians 9:24 AMP - Do you not know that in a race all the runners run [their very best to win], but only one receives the prize? Run [your race] in such a way that you may seize the prize and make it yours!


Are you in it to win it? Even when life's not working out the way you planned it?

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About Your Broken Heart

Psalm 34:18 NIV - The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.


 

Has God ever broke your heart?

14 years ago, I experienced the tsunami of setbacks in my life.

– our 10-year-old son Alec died unexpectedly

– my wife was diagnosed with a form...

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His Promises Never Fail

Psalm 138:8 TPT - You keep every promise you’ve ever made to me! Since your love for me is constant and endless, I ask you, Lord, to finish every good thing that you’ve begun in me!


As this year comes to a close, your circumstances may scream LIAR LIAR LIAR.

Perhaps this year you...

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Have The Desires Of Your Heart

Psalm 37:4 NIV - Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.


If you had a magic wand you could waive over your life, what what you change?

I love this question and every year for the past three decades I've asked myself this question towards the end of each year as...

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What Do You Do When Snakes & Scorpions Attack?

What do you do when snakes and scorpions attack? When satanic forces and people attack you? At first you might get really mad, but wait until you see what God's going to do to your enemies. You might actually feel sorry for them.

Take a look at this video and take great comfort, God's got you...

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Vision + Diligence = Entrepreneurial Success

For 32 years prior to launching CanaGlobal, God was preparing me to mentor Faith-Driven-Entrepreneurs.

  • During my first 16 years as an entrepreneur, I learned how to launch and lead four business ventures, landing multiple times on the prestigious INC 500, Deloitte Technology Fast...
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When People Attack You

Deuteronomy 28:7 NIV - The Lord will grant that the enemies who rise up against you will be defeated before you. They will come at you from one direction but flee from you in seven.


If you are pursuing a God-planted dream, enemies will attack you. They did it to Jesus, the disciples, and they...

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End Of Your Financial Rope?

Zechariah 9:12 AMP - Return to the stronghold [of security and prosperity], O prisoners who have the hope; Even today I am declaring that I will restore double [your former prosperity] to you [as firstborn among nations].


Are you enduring a season of financial hardship? Maybe you can't...

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