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About Pastor Douglas Graham

Dr. Douglas Graham started MadeToFish in 2007. MadeToFish is about "Growing and helping others grow in the Gospel." Doug is the Pastor of Cedarville Nazarene Church. Our church website is:

What rules your heart?

Many of us look over the fence every day at someone else and wish we were more like them because we think they’ve found life. No matter who you are, no matter where you are, and no matter your gender … Continue reading

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I need God more

“I need God more” by Doug Graham 1. I need God more than I need a lot of money in my bank account. 2. I need God more than I need things to go my way. 3. I need God … Continue reading

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Our need for prayer

God is not an errand boy who exists to remove our problems; God is worthy of our worship and we exist to give Him glory even when our problems remain. I think our perspective on prayer needs to change. We … Continue reading

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Idols of the Heart

It’s idolatry when we desire something more than God. Even a good thing can become a “god” thing. We are asking idols to do for us what only God can do. We crave things like comfort, control, glory, power, self-gratification, … Continue reading

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Things that help me to pray more

Start each day with prayer. Find a quiet place and time that works for you with little or no distractions. Start the prayer off with worship and praise for who God is and for the things He has done and … Continue reading

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Radical Marriage Conflict Resolution Tip

By Rick Thomas The Gospel is radical by itself, but it is even more radical when two people begin to practicalize it into their lives. What about you? Have you been radicalized by the Gospel? There are two ways you … Continue reading

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Pastor Douglas Graham

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