Thursday 24th April 2014,

Browsing the "grace" Tag


The Losing Draft

I had always hated Matt. Well, I guess I should say I always hated people like Matt. When we got taken over by an occupying force, he was the first to raise his hand and go to work for them. [...]

April 18, 2014 God, Grace, hope

I’d Rather Be Known What I’m For, Than What I’m Against

This is Isac. Isac lives in Mozambique and is a child I sponsor through World Vision to ensure he gets clean water, food, and an education. I remember the first time I saw his face and thought, “Him….he’s the one…..” [...]

March 27, 2014 God, Grace, Love

Your Relationship is Your Problem

As I head towards the three year mark in my marriage, I hope I’m beginning to become fairly well-versed in the art of a relationship. Relationships are composed of many unique and personal issues, but there are also very broad [...]

February 7, 2014 forgiveness, Friendship, God, Grace, Relationships

The family I can’t forget

The room felt warm. It was crowded with family and friends, hugging and comforting each other. On the kitchen table was his picture– the 36-year-old son, brother, husband and friend that had died in a plane crash just two days [...]

December 3, 2013 Faith, God, Help, Love

Don’t Care, Not Listening, I’m Winning!

  It takes a lot to face yourself in a relationship. I’ve come to understand that being in an intimate relationship with my significant other has often times shown me the worst in myself. The selfishness, the lack of respect, [...]

September 16, 2013 advice, Blog, Dating, Marriage, Men, Relationships, Resolutions

The Most Vulgar Story You May Ever Read

He can hear her giggling under the sheets as he crouches next to the window outside the bushes. As the giggling turns to soft moans his body goes numb and he stares at the gold band on his ring finger. [...]

August 27, 2013 Grace, hope, Love, Stories

Grace always wins

I’m one of those women who are sarcastic sometimes. Like when I’m tired or hungry or frustrated. All of a sudden, I get this razor sharp tongue and I’m saying things to people that border on mean. And I know [...]

July 10, 2013 Faith, Grace, purpose
Ben Sledge Bio

A Red Cape and a Mirror

“Well…….try it on.” My father turns me around and grabs two safety pins to pin the cloth to the back of my shirt. I can hardly contain my excitement and am anxious to run to the mirror and see how [...]

June 12, 2013 Blog, Grace, hope, masculinity, Men
Jake Luhrs Bio

Shame’s biggest fear: Grace.

Shame is much like being stalked at night only to hear the roar of a wild lion behind you. It causes our skin to rise and sends terror to the depths of our heart. It feeds off our fear and [...]

June 6, 2013 Blog, God, Grace, Pornography

Sincerely, Freedom

Watch this. Have your mind blown.   PLEASE  Share this! On Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Wherever. Especially if you’ve ever struggled with this addiction. Our good friends and sister ministry XXXchurch produced this video and we want to help get the word out [...]

April 26, 2013 Addiction, God, Grace, Honesty, hope, Lies, Pornography