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A Christian And A Quiet War

Jackie Hill Perry, in explaining how it felt to face temptation as a newly redeemed woman, remembered some of the questions she asked herself: 

 

Is this what it feels like to be a Christian?Is it to have a quiet war inside of yourself at all times? (Gay Girl, Good God)” 

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Becoming Slow(er) To Speak

I can’t be the only one who has always been hit with a pang of guilt when reading James’ urge to be “slow to speak” (James 1:19). Continue reading “Becoming Slow(er) To Speak”

Are The Promises Yours?

It’s one thing to know something for other people, quite another to embrace it for yourself. Maybe it’s hypocrisy. Maybe it’s blindness to our own faults or needs. We all do it. Continue reading “Are The Promises Yours?”