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Tag: Redemption

We All Begin In The Dirt: What Butterflies Can Teach You About Life in Christ

For my oldest daughter’s birthday, my sister-in-love, a preschool teacher, decided to forgo the usual gifts of princesses, baby dolls, or crafts, and instead get Makaylan a Live Butterfly Adventure. A few days later we received a package... Read More »

Theology Thursday: Understanding the Mosaic of the Atonement

I grew up in St. Louis, MO, and one of my favorite places in the city is the Cathedral Basilica. This massive cathedral holds the largest collection of mosaic art in the entire world. It’s breathtaking! Wall-to-wall, intricate glass piece... Read More »

Theology of a Red Door

According to early American history, a red door signified that a home was welcoming. The red door was a way of communicating to tired travelers, traveling by horse and buggy, that this was a safe place to rest for the night and have a warm ... Read More »

And God Created… New Year’s Lessons from Genesis 1-3

One of my goals this year is to read the Bible from beginning to end in 2015. Maybe you have that same goal. Whether or not, I do pray that one of your goals is to fall in love with God’s Word more than you have before, for there is nothi... Read More »

3 Truths About God That Got Me Through 16 Years of Sickness

This month marks two years since I spent nearly two weeks at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. going through a battery of tests in basically every medical department there is. The answers we found there were different than what we had exp... Read More »

The Fallacy of Fig Leaves

The fallacy that fig leaves could cover the shame of sin deceives us all. We cannot cover our own sin. We cannot construct a garment of any design or any fabric that would cover sin and remove shame. Read More »

Healed and Whole: How God Can Turn Your Life Around

Jesus answered them, “It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.” Luke 5:31-32 And thank goodness, because I was 23 before I became a Christian, and i... Read More »

A Rubbish Redeemed

It’s nothing short of jaw dropping. In the middle of a South American slum, there is music. In the impoverished community of Cateura, Paraguay, where families make a living by recycling trash and selling it, an old oil can or a meat tende... Read More »