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Learning Christianese

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is–his good, pleasing and perfect will Romans 12:2… 247 more words

Cloning Christians

As somebody who has been in the ministry for a number of years now, I often wonder where the reality in Christianity has gone.  I look in some churches and see a lot of people presenting themselves like clones, in how they dress and in their behavior. 445 more words

Encouragement

An invasion of heavy plants?

The sign says ‘Heavy plant crossing’, so what is about to happen here? Is a large bush or gigantic flower about to walk across the pathway behind the sign? 344 more words

Faith

Of Funerals, Friends, Fun, and Finding Community - part 1

October 6 2014 by Kristin Meador
 
Day 6: For the month of October, I’ve joined over 1600 other writers in a 31 Day writing challenge. You can read more about it and see the participating blogs at… 1,199 more words
Dealing With The Mess

Windows.

Heartache. Grief. Loss. Pain. Fear.

I think a lot of times, people think that upon accepting Christ they receive an immunity from these things. The reality is that there is nothing that makes us immune to feeling the full spectrum of human emotions. 482 more words

God

On the Path to Translation - "Christianese"

Time ticks on by.  Days pass.  Schedules change and my children grow.  Church, school, camping trips, school meetings and the daily deal of dinner and homework pour out into the fourteen to sixteen(ish) hours of daylight that we are given each day.  1,632 more words

God's Word

Run.

I don’t run.

Like, you know those shirts that say “I don’t run, if you see me running, you should run too because something is chasing me” 614 more words

Faith