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Let’s Be Real (we all struggle with something)

May 4, 2017
I was torn up online. I was hurt by people I didn’t know. My attackers called themselves Christians, and were chastising my lack of faith. But it wasn’t a lack of faith at all. It was an honest statement. Probably one all too many of us could have related to if we were honest. That’s the key though. Honesty. We live in a culture that doesn’t promote honesty. If you have a problem, it should be kept secret. You should quietly overcome it and then shout your awesomeness. While you’re in the midst of a struggle though? Well, we don’t talk about that. Why don’t we? Why don’t we open our arms wide and love each other? W.W.J.D.? Jesus never once said, “let the perfect come to me.” He said, “It’s not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick.” (Luke 5:31 NIV) He came to save sinners, so why should ashamed to admit that’s us? Why do we shame others when they acknowledge that they are who God says we all are? Imperfect, sinful, failures, in need of a Savior. We all struggle with doubts some times. We all believe things that we know are not true. About […] The post Let’s Be Real (we all struggle with something) appeared first on Candidly Christian.
Christian Women

Whitewashed Christianity

I walked into church Easter morning feeling more like a whitewashed tomb than a temple of the Living God. Have you ever felt like that? Pretty on the outside, but just full of junk on the inside? It seems like the older I get,…

April 17, 2017
Christian Women

When The Gospel Isn’t Good News

I remember driving my friends to church when I was in high school. One night, on our way home, I was pulled over. I remember it for two reasons. One, because it was the very first time I had ever been pulled over. And…

April 10, 2017
Christian Women

Prayer Struggles

I think the prayers of others are more effective than my own prayers. I think, if I could just have the pastor pray about that. Or if I had a group of people praying with me, then the prayers could make a difference. But…

April 5, 2017
Christian Women

Gospel Moments

Have you ever wondered what the gospel looks like in real life? I normally gather some relevant blog posts from around the web, all written by today’s Christian women, and all about fleshing out the gospel by sharing candid moments, but this month, I’m…

March 30, 2017
Christian Women

Praying is Doing

What’s your prayer life look like? Is it picture perfect and strong enough to rival that of the apostles like Paul and John? Mine isn’t. I am joined today by Candid gal, Jaime Hampton who is an author and the co-founder of the Prevailing Prayer…

March 2, 2017
Christian Women

Candid Moments

Is your life ever less than perfect? Mine is, and I’m not alone. I’ve gathered some posts from around the web, all written by today’s Christian women, and all about candid moments. My desk is a mess. I barely have room to get to…

February 23, 2017