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The Scars that Have Shaped Me Book Review

I reserved this book at the library expecting a thick, biographical book that would be the most profound book I'd ever read about suffering. What I picked up instead was a relatively small book that reads like a devotional. But I was right about one thing---it's a pretty profound. The Scars the Have Shaped Me:… Continue reading The Scars that Have Shaped Me Book Review

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On Suffering and the Sovereignty of God

Today I'm going to share some exerts from a book I'm reading by Elisabeth Elliot, and some thoughts of my own afterwards. They are all primarily about suffering and God's sovereign hand in it. I pray that these words will encourage you this morning. "Have you noticed those two verses in Psalm 147 that juxtapose… Continue reading On Suffering and the Sovereignty of God

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3 Lies You Shouldn’t Believe (and the Truth that Destroys Them) (Part 3)

Welcome to post #3 of this series! If you missed numbers one and two, you can read them here and here, respectively. Lie #3--- "When we wallow in our sin, it lessens the power of the blood of Jesus' sacrifice." First, let me just say: Don't believe it! I think we buy into this lie in… Continue reading 3 Lies You Shouldn’t Believe (and the Truth that Destroys Them) (Part 3)

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3 Lies You Shouldn’t Believe (and the Truth that Destroys Them) (Part 2)

Welcome back to this series! If you missed part one, you can read it here. To review, we're going over some lies that you really shouldn't believe... and the truth that destroys these lies. (But you probably knew that from the title.) 🙂 And now on to lie number two! Lie #2--- "The suffering heaped on… Continue reading 3 Lies You Shouldn’t Believe (and the Truth that Destroys Them) (Part 2)