acceptance

BeYOUtiful

BeYOUtiful

The radio host asked his co-host if she’d been engaged before. She had! And this is the story she told of  why she has a former fiancé instead of a current husband.

Once my fiance and I were walking through the supermarket. He picked up a magazine, flipped it open, and held it out to me. “See this? This is beautiful,” he said, pointing to a picture of a model. “And you’re almost there.”

{cricket, cricket}

You’re probably gasping in horror at this true story. How could he say something like that to her? What a ridiculous standard to hold someone to?

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How God Really Feels About You

How God Really Feels About You

You know the verse. You probably even memorized it as a kid.

For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:16 NIV)

Have you ever struggled to fathom, much less believe, that much love?

What makes “God loves me” so hard to grasp — even as believers? Why is it His love doesn’t soak into our everyday lives better?

Often our definition of love is too shallow or earthy. Our minds can’t quite fathom what it’s like to be loved that much. And we miss another key factor . . . Continue reading →

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