Flowing Faith

March 20, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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From Emptiness to Fulfillment

If you look for fulfillment in yourself, eventually you will be disappointed. And that’s the opposite of what the popular kids in the world tell you. Somehow we are to find ourselves by looking into our hearts. That’s not how … Continue reading

March 2, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Grace in Practice

We can waste so much time on regretting things or wishing things were different. Or we might live in continual shame that incapacitates us, keeps us from becoming what we were meant to be. So if you’ve ever heard of … Continue reading

February 27, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Little Is Much when Jesus Is in It

Sometimes we frown on our lives because they are too plain or small to our liking. Like big and bold would somehow be the only acceptable way to live. I disagree. One’s rowdiness, or even successfulness, does not necessarily produce … Continue reading

February 20, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Unsuspected Enemies of Growing in Faith

Do you want to grow in your faith? I think that is what we all want. But we might not want what it takes to make it happen. We’d like to get the benefits of a mature faith but we’re … Continue reading

January 30, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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The First Aid Kit for Weary Pilgrims

Often I tell people to collect Bible verses to quickly remind them of God’s goodness in a time of need. Because when you’re feeling distressed you don’t have much energy to dig deep. Then it’s a huge blessing to have … Continue reading

January 19, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Live Intentionally in Christ

How has your new year started? Are you reaching your goals? Or are you again doing the same old same old? It is hard to change. Especially, if we try to change on our own. Self-help does not work in long … 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

January 9, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Drink from the River of Pure Joy

I love Psalms. My whole life fits in the book of Psalms. It confronts, consoles, and counsels me. And, yes, it lifts my spirit and encourages me to go on with God. It reminds me what is important, who is … Continue reading

January 5, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Motivated by the Holy Spirit

What motivates you? Inner motivation beats outer motivation. So if you only do things because other people tell you so, your New Year resolutions won’t last. But if you really want change yourself, you have better chance to succeed. So … Continue reading

January 1, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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How to Approach the New Year

How are you feeling? Are you excited about the New Year or are you dreading it? Have you made resolutions or are you continuing as you were? Whatever you do, be bold in Christ. Approach the New Year – and … Continue reading

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