Flowing Faith

February 13, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Fasting and Feasting

The first day of Lent and Valentine’s Day do not collide that often. It creates an interesting situation this year. Valentine’s Day is full of chocolate and feasting. Ash Wednesday invites us to repentance and fasting. How can we combine … Continue reading

February 9, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Grace from Start to Finish

Sometimes we forget how big of a gift and privilege grace really is. We easily take it granted because it was given freely to us. And we forget how amazing it is that God – who is holy and almighty … Continue reading

February 6, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Whoever Has Jesus Has Life

Sometimes you hear people saying there’s no way of knowing that we really need Jesus for eternal life. They don’t believe that whoever has Jesus has life because it does not make sense to them. But to me, it does … Continue reading

February 2, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Amen to that!

What does Amen mean? Is it just a way to end a prayer or does it mean something more? Amen means ‘so be it’ or ‘truly’ and it is very appropriate to end one’s prayer with an Amen. But it … Continue reading

January 23, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Based on Faith

Too often I meet Christians who have not embraced fully the freedom Christ offers to us. Lovely Christian people who are paralyzed by fear of possibly doing something that would keep them away from heaven. Like God’s grace would not … Continue reading

January 16, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Saved to Serve

Very often we think salvation is the end result. That once we are saved, all is done. But, actually, salvation is the start of a fruitful life. We are called to love and serve God. We are most satisfied and blessed … Continue reading

December 26, 2017
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Why Is Jesus Better than Santa?

Christmas is not a day for Santa to bring gifts to well-behaved kids. It’s a day when we celebrate the birth of Jesus. Actually, the birth of Jesus has such a huge impact on our lives that we celebrate it … Continue reading

December 22, 2017
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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How Can We Receive the Gift of Christmas?

What is the best part of Christmas? I’m sure there are as many answers as people giving them. Very often we talk about food and gathering with our loved ones. And they are great blessings for sure. But the outer … Continue reading

December 19, 2017
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Come and Meet Jesus

Are you ready for Christmas? Or are you secretly hoping for an extra week? Thankfully, Christmas does not depend on our mindset or feelings or how perfectly prepared we are. The journey to Christmas joy starts slowly and it is … Continue reading

December 15, 2017
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Christian Hope

  Christian hope is a different kind of hope. It’s not based on wishful thinking or false hope. Christian hope does not depend on our own positivity and we are not hope-makers either. Instead, Christian hope is based on Christ … Continue reading

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