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Does the Holy Spirit speak Christianese?

I asked myself this this morning during my morning quiet meditation and devotion time.

I think He knows the language but doesn’t speak it. I think this language was born out of trying to simplify complex answers. 174 more words

Spiritual Physical Healings

Turning Christianese

I think I’m turning Christianese!

I think I’m turning Christianese!

I really think so!!

(amended from “Turning Japanese” by The Vapors)

Of all the cringe-worthy words, phrases and sayings out there some of the things we say as Christians are truly shuddering to hear, mouth-quivering to speak and sometimes force us to blanch mentally. 913 more words


Trusting The Shepherd

This isn’t your average New Year’s Eve post… Sure, most people take stock of the year, what went well, or not so well, and turn them into resolutions for the next year…that they probably won’t even keep… 500 more words


A Life Filled With Prayer

My friend and college Resident Assistant tragically passed away in a hiking accident in the Swiss Alps nearly a year-and-a-half ago. In remembrance and respect, our school held a memorial service for him. 659 more words