Encourage and Equip Yourself
When modern day Pharisees demand submission of half the human race rather than lifting up Christ’s Way of living in submission to one another, they continue the humanistic culture of power-over. It’s easy to do. Rules that control part of the human race make things simple. Walking by faith in the living, breathing Spirit of Christ and respecting the boundaries of other human lives is more complex and requires maturity, discernment, and a vibrant walk with Jesus. It’s not so black and white.
Have you ever loved someone you can’t reach? Someone who hurts you and pushes you away, but you know they desperately need your love? Sometimes we have to love them from a distance.
Maybe I could start caring more about myself and less about whether or not people disagreed.
The door of my prison popped open just a crack.
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“The hidden abuse made far more lasting marks on my soul than the overt abuse I experienced as a child ever did.”
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