363 || How a Purple Bible Saved One Stripper
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Mission
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363 || How a Purple Bible Saved One Stripper

Jessie Harbin - May 12, 2016

Adriana was getting ready in the back of an Alabama strip club when she got the purple Bible.  She was going through a lot and by that time…

291 || Loving Through Presence: The Gift Of Silent Ministry
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Community
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291 || Loving Through Presence: The Gift Of Silent Ministry

Matt Tebbe - July 19, 2015

We had this ritual before our weekly missional community meal. A vase full of plastic daisies was passed around, each person taking out exactly one flower until everyone,…

289 || The Exodus Road: Rescuing Forgotten Slaves
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289 || The Exodus Road: Rescuing Forgotten Slaves

Kerry Coker - July 6, 2015

He watched the 13-year-old prostitute carefully, thinking only of his daughter back in America. His daughter played soccer with her friends on the weekends, listened to Taylor…

220 || What My Boyfriend’s Death Taught Me About Seasons Of Love
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Life
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220 || What My Boyfriend’s Death Taught Me About Seasons Of Love

Katie Bivens - October 15, 2014

We dated for six whole months. Excitement and happiness would flood my heart when thoughts like “Oh, this could definitely work,” or “I could see myself marrying…

217 || Jesus Doesn’t Need a Defense Attorney
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217 || Jesus Doesn’t Need a Defense Attorney

Christina Stolaas - October 8, 2014

I was having one of those mornings. You know, the kind where from the time your feet hit the floor the tempo is set to rush; the kind…

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And Throwing Water On Good Causes
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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And Throwing Water On Good Causes

Susan Crittenden - August 22, 2014

The ALS ice bucket challenge is throwing cold water on more than just people—it has caused quite a bit of tension across the internet this week. Amid the opinions…

194 || Freedom Behind Barbed Wire
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194 || Freedom Behind Barbed Wire

Jeffrey Broadnax - August 13, 2014

I couldn't believe what I was seeing and hearing. There I sat in a sweltering Ohio prison visiting room with 75 other guests from the outside and…

186 || Forgiving the Unforgivable
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186 || Forgiving the Unforgivable

Marie Monville - August 12, 2014

A glowing, warm day in early October of 2006 shattered my innocence, destroyed my dreams, and devastated the lives of many in my community. Loss and pain marked…

182 || Then a Soldier, Now a Mama: Tough Love
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Life
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182 || Then a Soldier, Now a Mama: Tough Love

Rachael Jackson - August 11, 2014

I could practically hear her tears on the other side of the phone. Her voice was heavy and constricted, trying to hold them back. “We’re having problems.…

162 || Warriors in the Image of God: Memorial Day Reflections
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Mission
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162 || Warriors in the Image of God: Memorial Day Reflections

Rachael Jackson - May 26, 2014

We have all been made warriors for a purpose. There is something deep inside of us that longs to fight. We fight for many things. Justice, freedom,…