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Jesus's Grace Is Sufficient

The grace of Jesus is sufficient for our salvation.  We can be saved because of His love for each of us.  Through His grace our weaknesses can be made strong.  328 more words

2 Corinthians

Why would we be halved?

Last December, I took a trip to NYC to board a charter bus to St. Louis for a Christian conference. I had to wait more than 4 hours from 7-11.30pm in a city I dislike for its filthiness, its forest of skyscrapers, its stench, its streets, its crowd… its overrated glory. 601 more words

Personal

It is enough

My bones are healing. However, every time I move, the soft tissue protests, reminding me it suffered greatly during the surgery to bolt my broken bones back together. 646 more words

Peace

Weak

I am black. I am a woman. I am a black woman. I have chronic illnesses and a disability. I am an introvert. I look much younger than I am so am often assumed to be “young.” I grew up poor. 336 more words

Dispatch One Hundred Ninety-Two

2 CORINTHIANS 12:2-10

2 I know a person in Christ who fourteen years ago was caught up to the third heaven—whether in the body or out of the body I do not know; God knows.3 And I know that such a person—whether in the body or out of the body I do not know; God knows— 4 was caught up into Paradise and heard things that are not to be told, that no mortal is permitted to repeat. 438 more words

Suffering

Dispatch One Hundred Ninety-One

2 CORINTHIANS 12:2-10

2 I know a person in Christ who fourteen years ago was caught up to the third heaven—whether in the body or out of the body I do not know; God knows.3 And I know that such a person—whether in the body or out of the body I do not know; God knows— 4 was caught up into Paradise and heard things that are not to be told, that no mortal is permitted to repeat. 425 more words

Forty-first Bundle

The Power of Weakness: How Attempts to Be Strong Lead to Impotence

No one likes to be weak. It’s one of our greatest fears. For most, weakness is something to be avoided at all costs because it’s associated with powerlessness, deficiency, and victimhood. 767 more words

Teaching