Flowing Faith

June 13, 2017
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Rely on God and His Grace

Today I am in awe of God once again. I just realized God does not rely on me. What a relief! He knows me and my abilities…and how much I am lacking. Instead, God relies on grace. And so should I … Continue reading

May 5, 2017
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Letting Go of Shoulds

Do you have a lot of “shoulds” in your life? You should this and that and every other thing. The first step of letting go of shoulds is to change your vocabulary. Replace all the “shoulds” with “it’d be great … Continue reading

April 24, 2017
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Strong in Christ

It is quite a faith journey to learn to celebrate your weaknesses. Celebrating is not our first response to our weaknesses. But that’s what the saints who have gone before us have taught us. First, the apostle Paul and then … Continue reading

April 5, 2017
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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What Does It Mean to Live for Christ?

Have you ever wondered what it means to live for Christ? It is very contradictory to what we hear otherwise. The world wants us to find ourselves and live for ourselves and go after what we want. Yet, the Bible … Continue reading

November 23, 2016
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Praise God for the Peace of Christ

I love different Bible translations. Years ago I wrote a thanksgiving post based on the Message version of this verse and thought it was so inspiring. Today I read the same verse from the Amplified Bible and saw it in a … Continue reading

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August 15, 2016
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Christ Is Our Power

I’ve been a long time trying to convey people that we are nothing but egotistical maniacs without Christ. The ego monster within us will talk incessantly about me, mine, myself if Christ and his grace does not fill us. We … Continue reading

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April 25, 2016
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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The Source of Contentment

Don’t wait for tomorrow to be happy and fulfilled. Don’t wait for easier circumstances to be joyful. Don’t wait for something miraculous to happen to start really living. Because life is to be lived right here and right now. The ultimate … Continue reading

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February 19, 2016
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Stay Firm in the Faith

Lately, I’ve grieved over friends (and everyone) who have once known the joy of salvation and then chosen to forsake Christ for the world. In some ways, they’ve forgotten the good God has done for them. They’ve forgotten how good … Continue reading

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November 6, 2015
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Dance with Jesus

Do you ever struggle with following Jesus without knowing where you’re going? It’d be nice to know where Jesus is taking you, right? It is hard to trust without any reservations. We might even doubt our own abilities to follow. … Continue reading

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September 2, 2015
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Death, Dancing and Deliverance

I caught myself in the middle of night asking “God, why do we need to die?” after dreaming of some people I was dearly missing. Instantly, I was reminded of what happened in my childhood. How I had turned from … Continue reading

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