249 || How a 14-Pound Cyst Saved My Life from Anxiety
Life
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Life
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249 || How a 14-Pound Cyst Saved My Life from Anxiety

Laurel Shaler - November 17, 2014

On July 25, 2000, I had life-saving surgery. The best the doctors could figure, an ovarian cyst had been growing in my body for over a year.…

227 || There’s Grace For That—Just Ask!
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Life
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227 || There’s Grace For That—Just Ask!

May Patterson - October 29, 2014

Your sister-in-law casually tells a funny story that makes you look like an idiot. Your friend at work promised to check over the expense report, but never…

223 || Ministry After Adultery: Learning To Live By Grace
Life
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Life
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223 || Ministry After Adultery: Learning To Live By Grace

Kari Long - October 21, 2014

I sat on the sagging, dated sofa with my head down. It was difficult to make eye contact as I shared my journey into sin with this…

218 || An Epitaph of Grace: Saying Goodbye To Mom
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Life
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218 || An Epitaph of Grace: Saying Goodbye To Mom

Sara Littlejohn - October 13, 2014

We had been holding vigil over her frail and failing body for nearly fifty straight hours. With every rise and fall of her chest, we held our…

187 || Not for a Moment
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Community
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187 || Not for a Moment

Andrea Wilhelm - August 12, 2014

What if we wrote a song about the faithfulness of God?" The idea came from Meredith Andrew's friend and fellow songwriter Mia Fields back in 2011. Funny,…

Tumbling Into My Father’s Arms
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Life
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Tumbling Into My Father’s Arms

Christina Stolaas - July 23, 2014

Sometimes I think, I've really done it this time. There's no grace left for me now. I've worn out my welcome. Game over. But just when I feel like…

85 || A Way Out
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Life
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85 || A Way Out

Emily Rogers - November 15, 2013

Love conquers all,” Mary says looking towards me as she squints to keep the sun out of her eyes. She smiles, shrugs and continues, “That’s it. Love…

68 || Vida Nueva: Turning Something Old Into Something New
Mission
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Mission
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68 || Vida Nueva: Turning Something Old Into Something New

Diane Floate - August 31, 2013

Have you ever thought one weekend could bring you a new life? For many teenagers, life is merely existing – getting through – or even thinking that…

58 || Grace Haven
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Life
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58 || Grace Haven

Abby Ricks - August 20, 2013

As someone in my twenties, it had never occurred to me to make such a bold request as to pray for my dream home while looking to…

52 || Thank God for the Downhill
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Life
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52 || Thank God for the Downhill

Sandy Robinson - August 16, 2013

It's Saturday at 9:30 on a cool and sunny spring morning. As I start out on my planned long run of the week, I begin to picture…