Tag Archives: scripture

Spirit Of Adoption

I read the coolest blog post the other day by UPB’s Nathan Fray.  The post resonated deep, as it reminded me of a constant theme that has been taking place in the church body. So much hurt and feelings of … Continue reading

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Surrendering

I had THE worst migraine I’ve had in a very long time.  It took me by complete and utter surprise.  One minute, fine.  Next minute, BAM, it was there!  I struggled leaving work, I struggled driving home, and even struggled … Continue reading

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Almost Only Counts in Horseshoes and Hand Grenades

If you’ve never heard of that phrase in the title of this blog, let me take a moment to shed a little light.  “Almost only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades” simply means that you came close to something.  The … Continue reading

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Mute Dogs

“Why are the dogs set to guard the sheep if they cannot bark to waken the shepherd and frighten the wolf?” -A 17th Century minister I can honestly say I have never paid as much attention to the following passage … Continue reading

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The Cost of Discipleship

I’m not a fan of everything Dietrich Bonhoeffer had to say, but there are some things that were just the plain truth.  If anything, Bonhoeffer was a man that stuck to his beliefs, and proved that he would make the … Continue reading

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The Nature of God’s Forgiveness

I had a long talk with a friend the other night about condemnation.  She asked me questions, that biblically I knew the answer too, but on a more personal level, even I had to constantly bring reassurance to what the … Continue reading

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Do You Dare?

There’s a song and a piece of scripture that has always gone hand and hand with me for the past several weeks.  It begins with “I don’t have to fear anything… (Kim Walker, ‘Here Is My Song’ album)” and “perfect … Continue reading

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