Monthly Archives: January 2012

Pride and Transformation

Trying something new! Let me know what you think.  

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Quick Follow-up to Righteous Violence Post

Just a very quick note to say that if you took an interest in the questions I posted about violence and Christianity, you might take a look at the comments on “Struggling with the Concept of Righteous Violence.” They … Continue reading

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Struggling with the Concept of Righteous Violence

The concept of righteous violence has been on my mind. I would really like some feedback on this topic! I’m working very hard (hehe. Probably way TOO hard) to sort it all out, so I apologize if my train of … Continue reading

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Redecorating the Soul

I am not a do-it-yourselfer. Whenever some project comes along that requires tape measuring, hammering, screwing, leveling or any other tool-related activity, I let my husband take the lead. Well, truthfully, I let him do it all. I usually have … Continue reading

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The Limits of Human Understanding

I am easily seduced by beautiful words and music. My brain seems particularly susceptible to the images evoked by them. The hymn¬† “Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing” is a good example. When I hear: “Prone to wander, Lord I … Continue reading

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Quicksand: Musings on Depression

Happy New Year, all! I know this post seems bleak at the outset, but bear with me! Although it isn’t something I’m entirely comfortable discussing, today I feel compelled to address depression from a biblical standpoint. The word “depression”¬† is … Continue reading

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