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Embracing Little By Little

I finished reading Cultivate: A Grace-Filled Guide to Growing an Intentional Life by Lara Casey about a month ago. Here’s a snippet from the back of the book: “Welcome to the journey of getting messy in the rich soil of possibility — embracing imperfect, grace-filled progress to grow a life of joy. 996 more words

Encouragement

Fasting - Part 3 - Putting to Practice

Putting it to Practice

In previous blog posts we talked about the Theology of Fasting, and the Rules of Fasting. In this last post of the Fasting series, we will explore how to integrate fasting into our lives. 1,353 more words

Spiritual Exercise

Fasting - Part 2 - Types of Fasting

DISCLAIMER! – Before attempting any form of fasting please seek the advice of a medical doctor. Fasting may not be a safe spiritual exercise for all people. 1,716 more words

Prayer

Fasting - Part 1 - Theology

DISCLAIMER! – Before attempting any form of fasting please seek the advice of a medical doctor. Fasting may not be a safe spiritual exercise for all people.  1,411 more words

Faith

Resignatio ad infernum

A childhood terror

As a child transitioning into my early teenage years, somewhere along the way I became terrified of eternal damnation. I wasn’t always afraid of going to hell; in my younger childhood I generally took for granted a sense of having a warm personal relationship with God, in of all its wonderful childlike simplicity. 1,943 more words

Spirituality

On focus

It will be tempting to look away
but focus is what focus is, unapologetically

© Meisaan Chan

Poetry

Keeping Fit, Physically and Spiritually

I had been lackadaisical with physical exercise for a while. My workouts at home were decreasing while my sense of guilt was increasing. I knew I would need some kind of disciplined approach to get back on track and decided to do what had proven helpful before. 473 more words

Faith