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Unshakeable Confidence Summary

The topic of this chapter, unshakeable confidence, builds upon the previous chapter, humble confidence.Together, both serve as a preparation for what I believe is the heart of the book, the fourth chapter, Abandonment to Jesus. 814 more words


Morning Prayer 22.10.16, Saturday of Pentecost 22

It was God who created humankind in the beginning,
and he left them in the power of their own free choice. 

Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the high and holy place and also with the one who has a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble and to revive the heart of the contrite.” … 3,005 more words

Jesus Christ

“The Time of Trial” A Daily Devotional on Luke 22:39-40

“Jesus came out and went, as was his custom, to the Mount of Olives; and the disciples followed him. When he reached the place, he said to them, ‘Pray that you may not come into the time of trial.’” —Luke 22:39-40… 295 more words

Christian Faith

Video on Modesty

Here is a good video on modesty from a Roman Catholic perspective. Obviously, as a Lutheran, I disagree with some of the content of this video, but it’s the best one I have found (Note to Lutherans: Make good videos on modesty!). 70 more words


Get Your Head in the Game

By Bob Hiller

As I sit down to write this here Jagged blog on this lovely Tuesday evening, the Los Angeles Dodgers have just shut out the Chicago Cubs for the second straight game, taking a two-games-to-one lead in the National League Division Series. 984 more words

Living Word

Just a-passing through...

Good old Jim Reeves. He gets me. Or I get him. I guess that’s more fair since he said it first and I’m just borrowing it. 429 more words

How To Live the Dream the World Doesn't Understand

What looking back at a sacrificed career can teach you about your vocation as a wife and mom.

Forget the perfect Pinterest project, by the time you change every diaper that needs changing, feed the starving animals you call your children, put the cushions back on the couch for the thousandth time, toss every LEGO block back in the bin, feed those children again, teach them their letters, feed them again, brush their teeth, tuck them in bed, tell them to get… 1,804 more words