Flowing Faith

June 5, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Grow Strong in Faith

Sometimes we think we should have strong faith right away. And that belief might cause some to shy away from faith altogether because they think they’re not cut out for faith. But faith is a gift from God, to begin … Continue reading

March 23, 2018
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Spiritual Routines

Routines kill creativity, they say. I think it is busyness that kills creativity, not routines. In fact, routines can protect creativity. And spirituality as well. Both creativity and spirituality need time and nurturing. That’s why we need to give them just that. … Continue reading

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

November 2, 2016
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Spiritual Amnesia

Spiritual amnesia is one of the great dangers on our faith journeys. Forgetfulness of God’s goodness pushes us easily into a downward spiral towards spiritual emptiness. This happened time and time again for the Israelites on the wilderness. And it … Continue reading

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October 12, 2012
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Surprising Spiritual Disciplines

Spiritual disciplines are nothing more than ways to connect with God in such ways that increase spiritual growth. They are ways that help us to get to know God deeper and deeper. They are ways that get us refocused on … Continue reading

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August 22, 2012
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Five Tools for Every Christian

Are you well equipped for your faith journey? Do you have enough tools to tend your faith along the way? Is your spiritual arsenal big enough to fight the good fight of faith? Believe or not these are important questions. … Continue reading

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March 7, 2012
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Set Your Heart on God

Is your faith rooted in yourself or have you set your heart firmly on God? Is your faith truly grounded in God? Or do you still try to manipulate God in order to get what you want? Today God is … Continue reading

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November 16, 2011
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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Opening Our Spiritual Eyes

Do you feel God is distant and not interested in you? In that case don’t trust your feelings. God is near and very interested in you. But let’s see why we could feel that way. First of all we need … Continue reading

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March 11, 2011
by Mari-Anna Stålnacke @flowingfaith
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How to Keep Works Out of Lent

Don’t let the fear of religious rituals keep you away from experiencing the blessings of Lent! The fear is needed to keep us on toes when it comes to practicing piety. There are great dangers in empty religious rituals. Be … Continue reading

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