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The Daily Prompt: Renewal with a Hitch

Renewal always sounds bright and shiny, like a beautifully restored vintage car or a vibrant blossom in the spring bursting from what had looked like a lifeless branch. 289 more words

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The Daily Post: Renewal with a Hitch

Renewal always sounds bright and shiny, like a beautifully restored vintage car or a vibrant blossom in the spring bursting from what had looked like a lifeless branch. 289 more words

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My Book of Uncommon Prayers: Pain and Hope

 

I woke suddenly in the wee hours, the dark hours. Was it the weird dream I was having? Maybe. But aside from that, I immediately was aware that I had passed the anniversary of my first child’s death and had not remembered. 390 more words

The End of My Evangelicalism

Faith Struggle Part 3 | Read Part 2 here

The next installment is dated from December of last year. The election season was in full swing (or you may want to characterize it as “full meltdown”) and I was becoming more and more distressed with what I was seeing from my Evangelical Christian brothers and sisters. 1,601 more words

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Why I Rejected the Label "Christian"

Faith Struggle Part 2 | Part 1 is here

The next document in my folder “Faith Struggle” is dated August of 2012. That’s fourteen years from my… 895 more words

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Faith Struggle: The Beginning

I became a Christian in 1992. I was one of those fast rising “stars” in my church of over 2,000. I came in with musical skills, and that was considered a plus, and so I was immediately drafted into the worship team and (at that time), both choirs. 459 more words

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