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Wise Words Wednesday: God Is Eternally Giving Away God

Richard Rohr's Daily Meditations: God Is Eternally Giving Away God (The link to the original blog post can be found here.) Unless and until you understand the biblical concept of God’s unmerited favor, God’s unaccountable love, most of the biblical text cannot be...

Monday Matters: Identity Theft – Condemnation

By Jean-Marie Jobs. The definition of condemnation is “to determine to be wrong; to reject; to disapprove." When we live in condemnation - judging ourselves harshly, holding onto guilt or shame – life becomes very small. We naturally withdraw our participation from...

Friday Hot Shots: Resistance is an Enemy to Your Legacy

"We are threatened daily, moment by moment, with the death of our dreams, the dulling of our purpose, the minimization of our gifting. These threats are not from any external force but from our own resistance. This resistance creates self-blindness, doubt, and...

Thursday Throwback: Authentic Conversations = Love

(This blog was originally published by Amy Maxwell in February 2016.) Who do I choose to love? Who do I feel love towards? Those are very different questions. Who I choose and who I feel love towards varies day by day. The good news is God never varies his love for...

Wise Words Wednesday: God’s Solidarity with Suffering

Richard Rohr's Daily Meditations: God’s Solidarity with Suffering (The link to the original blog post can be found here.) While resurrection is where incarnation leads, there is one caveat, and it’s a big one: transformation and “crucifixion” must intervene between...

Monday Matters: Identity Theft – Darkness

By Jean-Marie Jobs. How is darkness a thief? The temptation to hide yourself, not your sin but your gifting, greatness and beauty steals the light your life is intended to reflect. Matthew 5:14-16 says “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be...