For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses.
It doesn’t make sense to me now but it sure as hell did back then.
The shadow of the cross has not disappeared. It echoes through eternity.
Bucha, we have looked upon your misery and we see you.
“From that day on, I did not travel, meet or eat alone with a woman other than my wife.”
The Nazis were not the first to burn children. God’s people did so long before.
What a beautiful hope. A dream, almost, to live in a place where suffering no longer exists. We become immortal hedonists. At least that’s what some Christians make it sound like.
God Is Not Afraid of Your Pain
I launched this blog one year ago today.
Love your neighbor.
Bear one another’s burdens.
I don’t mean to sound racist but…
Do you have friends you can rely on? Are they readily available to take your call? Do they respond to a text within the hour? Discard them.
Despair does not lie in being weary of suffering, but in being weary of joy.
I’m stuck in between numbness and rage in the face of continual abuse of power, denial of trauma and racism, denial of the legacy of racism and trauma, denial of abuse all around.
Our expression should not be retaliatory but redemptive.
Why should God be the focus of every passage we read in the Bible? Because we can learn more about His character, His conduct, His personality, His motives, His goals, and His ultimate purpose for creation: salvation.
Let us live in the Lord and let us love His creation. Let us stamp out the light of prejudice. Let us shine a light on injustice. Let us bring forth from darkness the oppressed that they are set free not only from the bonds of sin but also from the shackles of racism.
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What modern-day environmentalists fail to observe is that the reason why we’re called to care for this beautiful planet we live on is that it belongs to God. Not just this planet but everyone who resides on it belongs to God as well.
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Your boisterous faith is best displayed in your secret room where you pray for one another.[…] This is a time to quiet down and strengthen your faith, your mind, and your body.
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