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An Encouraging Word

Tune in every Wednesday at 12PM/ET for An Encouraging Word. OJNR is the brain-child of author and radio producer Jennifer Alden. With Psalm 95:1 as her inspiration, Alden uses her own private devotionals from her “Joy and Music” ministry as a way to connect the body of Christ together to celebrate and “make a joyful noise unto the Rock of our Salvation”.

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An Encouraging Word: A Special Note from the Author

Posted on September 7, 2017 at 5:45 PM Comments comments (0)

A Special Note from the Author:

In Mark 12:29-31 Jesus replied, “The most important commandment is this: ‘Listen, O Israel! The Lord our God is the one and only Lord. And you must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, all your mind, and all your strength.’

The second is equally important:

‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’

No other commandment is greater than...

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It's Believing the Best in All Things - An Encouraging Word by Jennifer Alden

Posted on May 16, 2017 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (1)

“It is Believing the Best in All things”

I read this quote recently; I appreciate it greatly, because I too believe this way: “When you believe the best in people, you help to bring out the best in them.”

It was sometime later, I read an article on “An Unexamined Heart.” It is my understanding, and as the author explains, “as a teacher of the heart, Jesus reminds us that unexamined motives can result in compl...

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Peace Through the Process - An Encouraging Word by Jennifer Alden

Posted on February 22, 2017 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (0)

“Peace Through the Process”

I read a quote recently stating, “You have to go through the process, before you receive the promise,” and it provoked me to consider something I had shared with a colleague just a little over a year ago. It was another period of trials in my life. A time when there seemed to be little anyone could say or even do. She had asked me, “What specifically can I pray for?” and I simply stated in return, ...

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It Is Why We Do, What We Do - An Encouraging Word by Jennifer Alden

Posted on February 15, 2017 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (0)

“It Is Why We Do, What We Do”


Synergy - the interaction or cooperation of two or more organizations, substances, or other agents to produce a combined effect greater than the sum of their separate effects.


As one body of Christ, with many working parts, it is very important that we must all learn to work together.


One Jam Nation is just that: a union of several parts coming together for the sum of one effect; ...

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The Way of Love - An Encouraging Word by Jennifer Alden

Posted on November 30, 2016 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

“The Way of LOVE”

No matter what, I believe He will always provide a way for us. Though many of us continue to struggle with temptation, I believe He is always near to provide this way out.


It was recent that I had a conversation with a colleague who was struggling with a life circumstance. There was a concern for a loved one who was battling with their own choices. He questioned, “What can I do to help?”



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