Category Archives: Body of Christ

God is with you… in the dark places

Three different times I begged God to make me well again. Each time he said, “No. But I am with you; that is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” Now I am glad to boast about how weak … Continue reading

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Book Report: Wounded by God’s People, by Anne Graham Lotz

I just finished reading Wounded by God’s People written by Anne Graham Lotz. Initially I was drawn to the title because I’ve been working on getting past some old wounds and I found a sense of comfort thinking someone in the … Continue reading

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You are not my enemy

I will choose to think well of you, even though the Enemy wants me to judge you.  I will pray for you when the Enemy wants me to curse you.  I will ask God to bless you when the Enemy … Continue reading

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What if…

…every Christian, in every church, around the world would LITERALLY take all the titles, diplomas, degrees, certificates, trophies, medals, promotions, good report cards, thank you notes, Oscars, Dove awards, AMA’s, notes of recognition, fellowships, 26.1 stickers, uniforms, badges, stripes, patches, graduation caps, honor rolls, Dean’s … Continue reading

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Called to Love

I am struggling with anger today after hearing of actions of some fellow believers.  I actually was feeling sick and sad for those affected, angry at the seeming double standard and/or blindness to objectivity by these believers.  Upon hearing of those involved … Continue reading

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