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Hypocricy in church

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The Past

Christian Living

Sadly, the most defining times in our lives are behind us. Dark storms from yesterday still manage to rain on our parade. People we blame, still find a way to come into our lives, even if only in the form of an unwanted memory. If only we had a historical crowbar to pry these moments […]

January 31, 2015 / By / , , / 3 Comments
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A letter for the Suicidal

Help for the Wounded

To my friend who is thinking about ending it all, I know what it is like to think more about the end than the now, dying more than living, the pain more than the healing. I know what it is like to only want to escape. I know what it is like to despise yourself […]

January 4, 2015 / By / , , , , , , , , , / Post a Comment
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When the Church Hurt Me

Christian Living

When the church breeds more pain than love, it is very easy for me start a movement against the institution, and I find no lack of recruits. Thousands of us find a natural ease in locating both beams and splinters in the body, the leadership, and the organization itself. The sheer number of those who […]

January 3, 2015 / By / , , , , , , , , , , , , , / 1 Comment