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Suffering, God and You

God is teaching me much about suffering.  Did you know it’s actually an honor to suffer for righteousness’ sake?  Philippians 1:29 indicates and confirms that.   Philippians 1:29(NKJV) 29 For to you it has been granted on behalf of Christ, not … Continue reading

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God, Spiritual Abuse, and You

Yesterday, someone contacted me in tears because she had been cast out of a group and unfriended on Facebook.  God had sent her across my path the day before, and we were setting the groundwork for her to begin counseling … Continue reading

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Pondering Prayer #8

Have you ever gone to God in prayer feeling anxious, depressed, defeated or other negative emotion and emerged feeling supported, comforted and even empowered even though circumstances remained unchanged?  I have, and I suspect that’s happened to you, too.  It … Continue reading

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