Flowing Faith

November 29, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Just Like Leah

Somehow I had always felt sorry for Leah because she was the unwanted bride. Her relationships with her father, her sister, and her husband were difficult to say the least. But as I dug into the story of Leah little … Continue reading

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November 27, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Why Does God Test Us?

Why does God test us? What do you think? The Bible is pretty clear about this. This is how Moses answered: The Lord your God is testing you to see if you truly love him with all your heart and … Continue reading

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November 25, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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God Has It All Covered

Do you ever wonder what Jesus is doing now after he has returned to his father? Is Jesus still in the picture? Yes, he is. He is still part of God’s plan. Jesus is still blessing us in mighty ways: … Continue reading

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November 22, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Why Celebrating Life Is Important

It was great to connect with a friend I have not seen for a decade or so. She told me “hope you are still celebrating”. And it got me thinking and taking a stock of my life. You see, celebrating … Continue reading

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November 20, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Called to Live in Community

God has been speaking to me lately about the importance of community. It is quite uncanny sometimes how God gets the same message to you over and over again until you take notice. On Monday I blogged about how the … Continue reading

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November 18, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Be Fully Alive

Openhearted living is what God wants for us. He wants us to be fully alive, living in grace and loving him and each other. The enemy wants exactly the opposite. He wants us to be separated from God and other … Continue reading

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November 15, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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The Blessings of Being Yourself

There are good reasons why you are you. God made you unique and he wants you to be true to your real self. Don’t try to be someone else, that’s not who God made you to be. Sometimes we even … Continue reading

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November 13, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Trouble Is Normal

God’s promises are not too good to be true. Jesus even promised something that some of us wish he hadn’t. Jesus told us that in the world we will have trouble, tribulation, and trials. But that’s not the end of … Continue reading

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November 11, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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How Not to Fear Temptations

What makes you yield into temptation? If we know this, we are more likely not to yield into temptation. Because then we know for what to pray. And that’s the key to living well. When we invite God into our … Continue reading

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November 8, 2013
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Fighting with Prayer

Why should I pray? Does it really make any difference? God knows everything anyway, you might think. But prayer has been part of Christianity from the beginning. Jesus prayed and he taught us to pray. The Bible is also full … Continue reading

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