Abuse in the Bible

Thursday, September 21, 2017

“No, my brother!” She (Tamar) cried. “Don’t’ be foolish! Don’t do this to me! Such wicked things aren’t done in Israel.”  2 Samuel 13:12 The Bible is a…

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When Restorative Justice is not Possible

Monday, May 8, 2017

“But let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like an ever-flowing stream.” (Amos 5:24) I am grateful for the efforts that are happening today for victims and…

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Marriage: Bunny slopes and double blacks

Monday, March 20, 2017

“I know that nothing good lives in me, that is, my sinful nature. For I have the desire to do what is good, but I cannot carry it…

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Comfort: a Person, Place and Thing

Monday, September 26, 2016

“But David found strength in the LORD his God.” I Samuel 30:6b I love waking up near the ocean. Like a child at the first sign of dawn…

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Where True Healing Comes From

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

“But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are…

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Storming Heaven for A Miracle

Monday, May 16, 2016

Mary’s Story:  Lying on the sonographer’s table I anticipated the technician’s smiling commentary on how great my baby looked. Instead she focused on his abdomen for what seemed…

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Healing from Shame

Friday, May 13, 2016

“Take the helmet of salvation and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God.” Ephesians 6:17 Are you ashamed of your life choices? Do you…

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Tell Your Heart to Beat Again

Monday, May 9, 2016

One of my new favorite songs is “Tell Your Heart to Beat Again” by Phillips, Craig and Dean. I can hear it over and over again. Each time…

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Finally- Freedom With Food

Monday, March 28, 2016

“But thank God! He gives us victory over sin and death through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Cor. 15:57 (NLT) He is Risen! I pray your Easter was…

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Heal Me, O Lord

Monday, January 5, 2015

Heal me, O Lord, and I shall be healed; save me, and I shall be saved, for you are my praise.  Jeremiah 17:14 Several years ago, I was in a…

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