Posts about Freedom

New Creation New Creation

Posted by Guest Blogger on January 6, 2018 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger, Hope

Written by guest blogger, Jocelyn Stein January 1st is my Dad’s birthday, and his sixth one in heaven. Although I’m pretty sure time looks completely different to him now.  I don’t think he’s marching along on our chronological clock, celebrating what would have been his 64th year.  I think he’s busy being a new creation, […]

It's a New Day It’s a New Day

Posted by Guest Blogger on January 4, 2018 in Faith, Freedom, Guest Blogger

It’s a New Year! And a fresh start. For many this means setting resolutions to do better, be better and make better. In the process of resolving, it can make us feel bad – guilty, even – of our past. But, as our friend and today’s guest blogger, Kelly Sauter with The Verity Fellowship, reminds […]

How is Forgiveness Possible?

Posted by Dalene Reyburn on November 30, 2017 in Contributing Author, Faith, Forgiveness, Freedom

Freedom is the endeavor of life. We fight for it from birth to death. Babies yell to be free from the high chair at dinner. Kids skive to be free from school. Adults lie and manipulate to be free from responsibilities and poor-choice consequences. The ultimate civil punishment is to take someone’s freedom of movement […]

Living Fearlessly Living Fearlessly in Our True Identity

Posted by Dalene Reyburn on November 9, 2017 in Faith, Freedom, Happiness

Your worth is in what you wear, and what you weigh. As far back as I can remember, I believed this. I don’t remember where it came from – because I come from a family of fairly tiny women and people who know me will be rolling their eyes and going she’s so ridiculous because […]

The Power of Restoration The Power of Restoration

Posted by Connie Armerding on October 26, 2017 in Connie Armerding, Faith, Freedom, Happiness

After I graduated college and was moving into my first house with friends I didn’t own any furniture. Along with having no furniture, I also had no money. The upscale Chicago suburb I lived in had a once a year “trash day” where people put their used belongings on the side of the road to […]