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Something Greater

Category: Gospel Fluency

Something Greater   I had the day off! That should be a glorious statement and I fully intended on the day satisfying all my comfort idols. But I also hoped that the day would bring me the opportunity to bring fun to my kids.   I wanted to go play with them. I wanted to give...

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Tags: romans 8, spirit, worship

I Didn't Change Myself

Category: Gospel Fluency

When I first took hold of Jesus and promised myself I would never let go, I realized that everything would have to be different. I didn’t know how, but I had to run toward him forever. From my perspective at the time, it meant I had to trust my grip on him. I had to pursue Jesus, and the...

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Harking My Soul - Letting the Gospel of Advent Saturate My Heart

Category: Gospel Fluency

Harking our souls is the hardest thing to do in the familiar background music of Advent...

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Tags: advent

Striving For Perfection

Category: Gospel Fluency

“It wasn’t supposed to be like this.” We’ve all thought it even if we haven’t said it out loud. So often the way we picture things outshines the reality we experience. Rather than work to better the reality or simply accept it, we tend to pout and feel cheated. At...

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Tags: perfection, striving, gospel, grace, advent, christmas

Thank God.

Category: Gospel Fluency

Something that’s really been on my heart lately is the unchanging nature of God. I love that I can count on Him to be the same loving, just God day in and day out. That sameness of character is why I can say that God is good no matter what my circumstances are. This has been a rough week...

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Tags: comfort, thanksgiving, character of god, goodness of god