Heart Work

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Repentance is a hard word for us to hear because it can strike our hearts to fear of criticism or abandonment.  God always has a bigger and better plan for us if we open our hearts to hear.  Psalm 51 has been a useful psalm for the community of God’s people as guide to lead in understanding the beauty and … Read More

Do You Fear the Fight?

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Conflict is everywhere.  In our world of sin and shame unity and love are hard-won achievements.  The goal is to learn to persevere and fight with wisdom and humility. What is your conflict style?  Do you doggedly hound a person for resolution?  Are you an avoider?  Do you fear difficult conversations minimizing and sidestepping any way you can?  Do you … Read More