February 22, 2018
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February 20, 2018
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February 19, 2018
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When we remember the humanity of the other — there is no other. There is only us.
God sees the broken as the best and He sees the best in the broken and He calls the wounded to be the world changers.
Authenticity means eliminating the gap between your inner belief and what you reveal to the outside world—in other words, letting your true self be seen.
For such a time as now, we live shaped like a Cross, reaching right out, because this how He begins to reshape the world.
In the evangelical worldview, if it’s gospel, then it’s essential. If it’s not gospel, then it’s extra-curricular.
To every woman who has been on the outside, anyone who’s felt rejected and judged, Jesus proclaims today, “With me, you’re always in.
Even if it feels like nothing is turning out as you ultimately hoped, He who is Hope Himself is turning things around for your ultimate good.
Sometimes it’s hard to look love square in the eye and accept the acceptance. Is this why we turn from God?
When you give when you don’t have a lot — God gives you a lot more of Himself.
Often what we need to hear most is reflected back to us through the journey of someone else.
And wars are won by winning the battle for hope.
Woman. She is so treasured and essential that God couldn’t pull His pen through even one chapter of His epic tale without her flowing from His heart and onto the page.
You can’t truly be a warrior of the gospel unless you’re a justice warrior — and you can’t truly be justice warrior unless you’re warrior of the Gospel.
If the blogosphere is a library, then perhaps what is needed is not so much deterrents to voices within the blogosphere — but rather thoughtful discernment in the readers?
When you teach a kid how to work hard, you teach him how to work through whatever’s hard.
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