Author: Marcelle Ehlers

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Book Review: Love Wins by Rob Bell

I know I’m quite late on the bandwagon of commentators of Rob Bell’s “Love Wins” book, but I had a conversation with someone that made me think about it. A lot.  I didn’t quite share my...

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What humility really is

For many years I thought humility was negating any compliment given to me with criticism. I think it made me uncomfortable to think that there could be anything good about me. In hindsight, it sounds really...

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Finding your purpose as a Christian

There’s an upside down view we often take when we consider our purpose as a Christian. The day God reveals His unfathomable love for us, we start wondering, “What’s so special about me?”. I’m not...

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How to live out the greatest command: Love

In the gospel of Matthew, Jesus is confronted by the Pharisees with the question:  “What is the greatest command?”   Jesus replies, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all...

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Unmarked Graves Explained

In case you were wondering where Jesus’ comment on unmarked graves originates, here’s the scripture to refresh your memory. 42“But woe to you Pharisees! For you tithe mint and rue and every herb, and neglect...

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How to overcome condemnation

I wish I could say that fighting the battle against condemnation was as easy as throwing Romans 8: 1 – 2  at your feelings a hundred times a day:, but sometimes the scripts of condemnation run so deep.

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Thoughts on a Wrinkle in Time

Before the release of the latest Wrinkle in Time film, I had the opportunity to listen to the audio book to get the big juicy version of the story before it is watered down into chew-able...