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What Is the Enneagram? 3 Reasons Christians Should Use It with Caution- iBelieve.com Post

The popularity of The Enneagram, especially within Christian circles, really stirred up some questions as to why so many people were being drawn to this test that apparently brings about “breakthrough” in unhealthy personality traits or behavior. Why would a Christian use a source outside of the Bible to find self knowledge and find such […]

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“You Put My Tears in Your Bottle”: Drawing Close to the God Who Sees Our Pain- iBelieve.com Post

I laid on the cold, sterile exam table feeling uneasy from the moment I parked my car. I thought, “Paul and I were just here 2 weeks ago. We got to hear the baby’s heartbeat for the first time and got pictures to show our family. Why did the doctor need to see me again for […]

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What God Has Taught Me Through the Seasons Where I Felt “Stuck”-iBelieve Post

  “Hi, my name is Emily, and I am recovering from an addiction to do-ing.” It took me many years to finally admit that. If there was a goal or task to accomplish, I would throw all of myself into successfully completing it. I still have great work ethic, but the problem was the fact […]

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A Prayer for Stress- iBelieve.com Post

I struggled with anxiety and panic attacks for many years in high school and college, even as a believer. Stress and worry were just a part of my life, and I allowed them to move into my mind and become my permanent mental roommates. From money problems to relationship issues, if it became too much, […]

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God Can Use Empty Cups: Part 1

This summer marks eight years that I came back to the Lord after being a prodigal daughter for many years, believing in God, but living as if He didn’t exist. In the course of those eight years, I have grown so much in my spiritual walk that it’s sometimes hard to remember myself before that […]

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How to Develop Wellness in Your Body, Soul, and Spirit- iBelieve.com Post

(Photo courtesy of ibelieve.com) I gave birth to my son in October 2014. Within the first few weeks of mommy-hood, I began to experience behavior and emotions that did not seem normal, although my doctor said as long as I didnt want to harm myself or my baby, I was fine. But I did not […]

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How Powerful Prayer Conquered My Panic Attacks- Post on ibelieve.com/crosswalk.com

Anxiety seems to plague many Christians lives. I wrestled with anxiety/panic attacks for many years and allowed it to become a part of my life until I realized that Jesus died on the cross so that I could be free from all sickness, including mental sickness! The enemy always tries the same ol’ tricks and […]

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The Only Solution

Earlier last week, I heard someone mention a Facebook debate about what people thought about Caitlyn Jenner. I just assumed that was the name of one of Bruce Jenner’s daughters and began to dismiss the conversation. I had been on a social media break for a bit, and my husband and I don’t have cable, […]

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