In the Church

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Blessed is the nation {Living Outside the Stacks}

Blessed is the Nation

Happy Veterans Day! To all of those who’ve served, I honor you and I thank you. And to your families, I pray God’s blessings on you for health, strength, peace, and love. If you’d like to know how you can honor someone who has served, please go here. In Him, […]

Saved by Grace {Living Outside the Stacks}

All You Have to do is Believe

I love that commercial where the three ladies are talking and the one has hung pictures all over her wall and other friend points to them and says, “I like that one” and the other friend looks bewildered and says, “That’s not how it works. That’s not how any of this […]

Jeremiah 1 and 7 through 8 {Living Outside the Stacks}

Go and Speak without Fear

God does not send us out unequipped. He prepares us and protects us {that doesn’t mean it’s going to be easy, that just means that The Word will be heard}, so we need to surrender our hearts and our lives to Him. No excuses.

In Defense of My Faith Banner {Living Outside the Stacks}

In Defense of My Faith

A few years ago, I wrote a post about religious civility and the lack of respect that some people show towards people of faith, specifically towards Christians. The post was a reaction to some of the things that a few of my friends and acquaintances had posted over Easter weekend. […]

He Is Risen {Living Outside the Stacks}

Happy Resurrection Sunday!

Matthew: 28:6 He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay. Jesus offered himself up as a sacrifice for my sins. But the redemption wasn’t in the crucifixion, it was in the resurrection. Jesus stated that he would die but […]