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So, What Now?

So, What Now? 1920 1279 Robert Alan Rife

Recently, I spent words lamenting my egregious fall from grace. It was egregious in the sense that I had all the tools at my disposal for such a thing not…

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Sweet Light of Life

Sweet Light of Life 2791 1873 Sarah Rennicke

You saw it all. You watched it unfold, the tiny corners of my heart begin to fall. You even coaxed me to trust You with the places where I was…

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Ian Zumback – The Table

Ian Zumback – The Table 960 960 Ian Zumback

Ian Zumback The Table © 2018 Old Bear Records 10 Tracks / 43 Minutes There’s a reason why this review is several days late. Several days after the official album…

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Wilderness Living

Wilderness Living 1920 1281 Sarah Rennicke

When He called my name to cross the waters, I did not know where it would lead. What wilderness lay before me, or even that He Himself would be taking…

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What Big Eyes You Have

What Big Eyes You Have 1920 1276 Karen Friday

This is for you.   The teen girl who feels invisible. A mom surrounded by loneliness. The woman who wonders if anyone cares. That man struggling with meaning. Those touched by…

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When We Were On Fire Again – A Post Resurrection Lament

When We Were On Fire Again – A Post Resurrection Lament 2000 1333 Aaron J. Smith

We used to burn so brightly. There was something beautiful about our passion, our fire. I glowed and flickered, raged and shone brightly. We were the future, pastors, worship leaders,…

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Merry and Bright

Merry and Bright 3872 2592 Sarah Rennicke

We’re chest deep in the Christmas season, yet I don’t feel merry and bright. My head is filled with frantic, stuffed to overload. My brother and sister-in-law are preparing for…

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Awakened

Awakened 1920 1285 Sarah Rennicke

We are all meant to be. Someone. Something. A flash of light through thick, syrupy darkness. We have been fastened together by dreams and shapes and symphonies, formed in the…

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Peculiar Road

Peculiar Road 1920 1280 Sarah Rennicke

Peculiar. It is peculiar, how this faith thing works. How in the middle of a hurricane comes a calm. How the twisted turns of life brings out a dependence from…

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Come To You

Come To You 1920 1281 Sarah Rennicke

You tell me to come to You. Me, worn and weary, fall into You, and You will give me rest. Just come to You. Simple. Straightforward. Just come.   Am…

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Why Not Me

Why Not Me 1920 1280 Sarah Rennicke

I believe in God being a God of redemption. There is something in remembering, in strolling through the memory halls of my heart and still holding out my hope. We…

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Soft Promise

Soft Promise 1920 1280 Sarah Rennicke

It has to be a daily surrender of my life and heart. I am too human and full of a choking selfishness to get through an hour more without turning…

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