Tag Archives: struggle

What is success and failure in God’s upside down Kingdom? (2)

Blessings from Failure:   Back in 2011 and prior to my discovery of dyspraxia, my boss tried to help me rectify my overloaded caseload. We worked together and I tried hard to please my manager. I never could. I fell … Continue reading

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Writing and praying behind closed doors: 3) Wrestling with God

Kiss my Life “I began to miscarry a second time. As it was happening I saw that this broken foetus was my life. And I wept, and a hundred times I said I cannot bear this, not again. And each … Continue reading

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How is it that when we are part of the people of God and wanting to live a good life that we can still struggle with our emotions and motivations? We are in good company. In the Bible, Jacob wrestles … Continue reading

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