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than the sexual gratification of any man. | a (sort of) poem.

You are worth more than the sexual gratification of any man. Your purpose is greater than the sexual gratification of any man. Your beauty is not determined by the sexual gratification of any man. You are not an object to be used for the sexual gratification of any man. Your value is not measured by… Continue reading than the sexual gratification of any man. | a (sort of) poem.

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the stories about the women of Holy Week that you probably didn’t hear this weekend.

Sitting here in the dark of my living room the early morning on Easter, Resurrection Sunday, with my infant son, I can’t help but think of Mary Magdalene and her friends as they surely were desperate for dawn to be able to properly prepare the body of Jesus, their beloved teacher and adored friend, for… Continue reading the stories about the women of Holy Week that you probably didn’t hear this weekend.

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mundane exists everywhere, and you don’t have to go anywhere to have an exotic life.

I listed to a beautiful testimony from a missionary today who is from eastern Africa. She grew up locally to me, in northeastern Ohio, but moved to Africa a few years ago with her husband and their three children. But now, her residence is IN Africa, and I just want to give a nod to… Continue reading mundane exists everywhere, and you don’t have to go anywhere to have an exotic life.

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an open letter to Desiring God, John Piper, and anyone else that thinks only Christians can love.

Dear Desiring God, John Piper, and anyone else that thinks only Christians can actually love, You're wrong. I used to really like Desiring God, and I used to really admire you, John Piper. And you're a brilliant guy, you really are. But sometimes, I think you take things a bit (or a lot) too far.… Continue reading an open letter to Desiring God, John Piper, and anyone else that thinks only Christians can love.