The healing power of art, friendship, and Truth

The healing power of art, friendship, and Truth

One of the biggest blessings in my art journaling journey has been to see how many inner wounds it has healed. I’m doing a number of different art journal projects, and one of the most daunting things has been that a lot of the challenges ask you to do some kind of self-portrait. I’m going to be honest here. I HATE pictures of myself. I’m not like some people, who completely...

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The Myth of God’s Favor

The Myth of God’s Favor

I recently read a prayer request from someone that made a lot of things that I’ve been mulling for a while come to a bit of clarity. This person said, “Please pray for God’s favor in X situation, that we will achieve X.” My first response, at least mentally, was to ask, “aren’t you a Christian? Doesn’t that mean you already have God’s...

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