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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?
Only when you go to the Cross first & hear no condemnation, can you go to the mirror and see deep transformation.
The only call on a Christian is to build every platform into the shape of an altar, to shape every platform into the form of sacrificial service.
What seems like the discouraging ashes of your hopes — can be the nurturing ashes of your growth.
Christ didn’t degrade women in His talk, but He made women heroes in His stories.
The People of the Cross repent of loving our agendas more — instead of interrupting our agendas because we love Jesus most.
We get to be like Jesus to people as they march to their own drum. And it’s only Jesus who gets to change drums.
They say they found Him wrapped in cloths and lying in a manger, but I have absolutely no idea how they found my daughter. I wasn’t there. I have no…
God didn’t just rock my world. God blew my world apart and then rebuilt it from the ground up.
No amount of regret changes the past, no amount of anxiety changes the future, but any amount of gratitude changes the present.
When the church opens its arms to change the world’s story — this is what changes the story of the church in the world.
When we trust fully in God to help us and refuse to let our pride turn us away from His forgiveness, then He will renew our strength, giving us joy and energy for the tasks ahead.
There is a turning around of things a kind of revolution that calls through everything, that says only one thing is needed right now, that could break all this brokenness….
If you lean in close — you can hear it, all across the land of the free and the home of the brave : Some are delighted with relief right…
How do you respond to all the brokenness that just keeps coming at you?
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