What I Know About God

Sometimes I sit and stare at a blank screen.  I feel the urge to write, yet the words lie dormant.  My fingers stand firm on their assigned keys like pawns on a chess board... alert, ready, waiting for the first move. The cursor blinks, waiting… waiting…...

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How to Deepen Your Relationship with God

What does it mean to “deepen your relationship with God”? Is there a moment, perhaps after enough prayer, obedience or study, that we receive a certificate of achievement for having finally arrived at a deepened relationship with God? Of course not. Yet,...

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How to Trust God With Your Problems

Photography by Susan Werner Sometimes I’m writing in my journal and suddenly, words flow out of me that aren’t mine. It’s as if my hands get taken over by someone... something... else. As if I’m merely a puppet and the unseen puppet master has taken...

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Do you suffer from God Shame?

I was at the park one sunny day recently, sitting under a tree on the grass, reading a book titled Jesus Calling. A lady walked by with her dog and I found myself instinctively lowering the book behind my knees so she couldn’t see the cover. I didn’t want...

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