I Shall Arise

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Joe Dallas posted an article on his site yesterday focusing on shame and habitual behaviors yesterday. If you'd like to read the full article, go here. Here is an excerpt from the post. In January of 1984, I had my crises of truth. I was a Christian who’d backslidden into … [Read more...]

Heart of Desperation

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Philippians 3:13-14 No, dear brothers and sisters, I am still not all I should be, but I am focusing all my energies on this one thing: Forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead, I strain to reach the end of the race and receive the prize for which God, … [Read more...]

Christ Chose Peace for Us

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A great post by Dr. Kathy Koch for the new year. Christ’s roles and names have been on my mind this month. Isaiah 9:6 is a rich Bible verse, full of great Truth. Isaiah prophesied 700 years before Christ was born that He would be called “Wonderful Counselor, Mighty … [Read more...]

Winter W̶o̶n̶d̶e̶r̶ Drearyland

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Living in Florida you don’t experience much of a seasonal change. Winter for us is more like spring. But I remember the bitter cold winters in the mountains of Virginia—being bundled up as I walked to the bus stop. I grew to hate the cold and was happy when I moved to … [Read more...]

A Mother’s Perspective

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This article is in a Canadian newspaper, and written by a dear friend of Exodus - Kenny Warkentin followed by a reflection of his mother Selma Pauls. Are We Ready? This past month my wife and I spoke at a church, sharing our story of coming out of  lesbian and … [Read more...]

Responding to a Confessing Struggler

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This was originally posted on the Exodus blog, but I thought it would be pertinent for the students blog too. If you are a friend, youth leader, or college pastor, this is a helpful resource to you! When I began my sophomore year in college, I had been attending an Exodus … [Read more...]

Letter from Brazil – Alan Chambers Ministers and Experiences God’s Amazing Grace

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This letter from Alan Chambers appears in both our offline and online newsletters.  To receive this letter along with the full newsletter online via email or offline through the postal service please sign up here. (emphasis Alan's.) --- Dear Friends, I am writing … [Read more...]