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Abundant life

“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” (John 10:10) These two verses are polar opposites. 670 more words


A Different Frame of Mind

As long as I can possibly remember, I’ve been a bit different.

It wasn’t always obvious. Sometimes it was subtle, sometimes not. It was the… 662 more words



all you can do is offer: can’t force acceptance. doesn’t mean you need to judge choices people make about acceptance. convoluted-sounding but simple enough.

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Hope for the best 

“I hope my train doesn’t derail on my way to the city” said my friend. I asked her why she thought it would happen and she said that a train had derailed recently. 590 more words


Rejoice under persecution 

“Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of Me. Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.” (Matthew 5:11-12) This passage is from the Beatitudes and it has helped me a lot during a number of situations when I found myself criticized for what I believe. 655 more words


You have the green light

There are about eight traffic lights between my house and the train station. Yesterday when I was driving to the station, most of the lights were green. 482 more words


Oh, Yeah


people have different opinions, dear one. it would be a very boring world if they didn’t. you have many strong ones yourself.

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