Category Archives: Life

The Problem with Celebrities

God encourages us to love all, despite color or occupation or class. He says to love our “neighbor.”  In our interpretation of the Bible. very few would argue that a “neighbor” doesn’t need to literally live next to you. But for some reason, we … Continue reading

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Cling

Cling to your child. Cling to your momma and daddy. Cling to your big brother or sister. Cling to your husband or wife. Cling with all your love. Give it everything you’ve got. But what do I say to an … Continue reading

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Boundaries: The Queen’s Guard and Secret Service

The Tension of Boundaries: Boundaries are tricky. In thinking about boundaries, I’ve swayed between “No one can abuse me at all’ and “I’ll turn the other cheek when someone hurts me, like God says.” I think the reason Christian’s don’t … Continue reading

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Fruitful Friends

Last week I wrote about the concept of boundaries specifically within the context of toxic relationships, and how proper lines in the sand can alleviate the grief they cause. However, it’s not only unhealthy relationships that require boundaries. In my … Continue reading

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Merciful Boundaries: Part 1

“Like a city whose walls are broken down is a man without self-control.” Proverbs 25:28 One of the most important lessons I have learned in my adult life is the importance of healthy emotional boundaries. When I was younger, I … Continue reading

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