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God is Love (What God Says About Love)

I have been reading some passages about discovering God’s will recently, but this passage has really been sticking with me.

“God is Love” {1 John 4:7-21 CEV} 501 more words

Digging in Deeper: Hebrews 10:24-25

“And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near.”  (ESV – … 787 more words

Digging In Deeper

keep your cake, I'm not eating it

“Embracing love ethic means that we utilize all dimensions of love– “care, commitment, trust, responsibility, respect and knowledge”– in our everyday lives.” -bell hooks

I already had my doubts about cake artist, Jack Phillips when I heard he refused to create a cake for a gay couple back in 2012. 787 more words


Job 22:21 “Submit to God, and you will have peace; then things will go well for you”

Humans are meant to obey. In our natural states, we are people pleasers. We want to do the things that will please other people (as Michael says, it is when there is something else going on—an emotional crisis, a lack of confidence, a grabbing for attention—that causes people to be disobedient). 909 more words

Life Ponderings

What I'm Reading This Week (5/14)

Okay, okay, so in typical Marisa fashion, I’m a few days late on the weekly reading list. BUT I came across some really interesting stuff and I definitely think you should check it out. 501 more words

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Following God?

To be 21 years old, and have to separate yourself from the 21st century. Hm, what do you guys think of that? It’s not that hard. 811 more words

Being A Christian

To Think of Oneself Less

As Christians, we are called to be selfless. This is very easy for us to do in our actions. We can give money to greater causes and donate to someone’s GoFundMe. 1,006 more words

Life Ponderings