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It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way OBS Week 1 — The Birthplace of Disappointment

It’s Not Supposed to Be This Way OBS Week 1 — The Birthplace of Disappointment

Perfection sang in perfect harmony and danced with precision in this Garden of Eden. Adam and Eve could stand naked and unashamed — physically, emotionally, and spiritually because they had no other opinion to contend with but the pure love of God Himself.  ~ Lysa Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the

Wait While God Works

So here I sit in the waiting room. The receptionist took my name, recorded my insurance data, and gestured to a chair. “Please have a seat. We will call you when the doctor is ready.” I look around. A mother holds a sleeping baby. A fellow dressed in a suit thumbs through Time magazine. A

The Bible Is Full of Fear from Scary God

The Bible Is Full of Fear

That all the peoples of the earth may know the hand of the Lord, that it is mighty, that you may fear the Lord your God forever. —Joshua 4:24 The more I’ve studied the fear of the Lord, the more I’ve realized that it’s as much a part of the message of the Bible as

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Restless Study Week 4 — What if Your Wounds Help Set Others Free?

What if your scars point to a greater glory? — Jennie Allen This week, in Week 4 of our Restless Study, we’re studying a potentially painful subject: suffering. Jennie’s main idea this week is that “our sufferings could contain our deepest passions and the things we would most like to see healed around us.” Her

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