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Arms Wide Open

By Stephenb1961  (booksie.com)

This story is about a young boy who recall some positive experiences he had at a neighborhood Lutheran church.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Faith,Hope,Love,Chuch,Religion,Christian,Lutheran,Prayer,Fellowship,Family,Congregation,Cross,Jesus,God,Holy,Spirit,Sunday,Worship,Peace,Pastor

Summer Camp

By Kimberly Adams  (booksie.com)

Tracey's dad is a pastor that owns a summer camp where Tracey is expected to work as a counselor each summer. Of course, that is very difficult for Tracey because she suffers from depression and her dad does not believe in mental illness. It will be a summer of learning, growing, and forming...

Book | Updated Aug 16, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Summer,Depression,Mental,Illness,Christian,God,Jesus,Camp,Pastor

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LIAR, LIAR, CHRISTIAN PANTS ON FIRE

By Truegraceministries  (booksie.com)

Lies are all over the place. Lies are found in the Body of Christ. Not all lies are blatantly heretical. As believers we fall for many subtle lies as well. This article addresses just a few of those.

Article | Updated Jul 24, 2014 | Reads: 43 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Bible,Scripture,Scriptures,Believer,Believers,Belief,Lie,Lies,Liar,Lying,Passage,Passages,Church,Christ,God,Spirit,Holy,Jesus,Corinthians,Family

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A CASE FOR UNMARRIED MINISTERS: "The Husband Of One Wife"

By Truegraceministries  (booksie.com)

Does a Church leader have to be married? Can a single pastor minister efficiently to the body of Christ? So many people misapply Scripture when it comes to answering these questions. This article takes a look at why elders, deacons, and pastors are not required to be married. In addition, I take...

Article | Updated Jun 17, 2014 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Single,Married,Divorce,Divorced,Pastor,Pastors,Ministers,Minister,Elder,Elders,Deacon,Deacons,Ministry,Church,Leader,Leaders,Leadership,Unmarried,Marriage,Marriages

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DOES SIZE MATTER? (Part 2 Of 2)

By Truegraceministries  (booksie.com)

The conclusion of a two part article on what makes a church or ministry healthy and effective with the exclusion of its size. The number of people that attend or are being affected is not an appropriate gauge on the effectiveness of a minstry. Doing the right thing for the right reasons is what...

Article | Updated Jun 7, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Church,Churches,Ministry,Ministries,Large,Small,Effective,God,Jesus,Christ,Love,Size,Struggle,Struggling,Leader,Leaders,Leadership,Success,Successful,Creative

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SINCE YOUR PASTOR WON'T TELL YOU, I WILL

By Truegraceministries  (booksie.com)

Ministers usually have no shortage of things to say, but there are many things they wish they could say but cannot. Churches claim they want honesty, but the unrealistic demands put on ministers don't allow this to always be true.

Article | Updated Jun 2, 2014 | Reads: 43 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Pastor,Pastors,Minister,Ministers,Ministry,Ministries,Church,Churches,Communication,Speaking,Truth,Honest,Honesty,Job,Jobs,Evangelize,Evangelization,Friend,Friends,Life

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HELP PREVENT DEPRESSION IN YOUR PASTOR

By Truegraceministries  (booksie.com)

Do pastors suffer from depression? Do pastors suffer from stress and anxiety? The answer is "yes" to both. In this article I offer up some statistics and reasons for this problem as well as suggestions on how you, as the church, can help prevent or ease depression for your pastor.

Article | Updated May 25, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Ministry,Minister,Preacher,Preach,Pastor,Clergy,Depression,Anxiety,Stress,Support,Church,Mental,Illness,Sickness,Emotional,Emotion,Anxious,Pastoral,Open,Honest

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SOMETIMES YOU JUST NEED TO GIGGLE

By Truegraceministries  (booksie.com)

Sometimes you need to take a break from life and just giggle. Here are a few religious themed jokes that made me chuckle a bit so I thought I'd share them. I am not sure of there original sources, I just picked them up somewhere along the way.

Miscellaneous | Updated Dec 28, 2013 | Reads: 132 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Humor,Humorous,Funny,Laugh,Joke,Jokes,Joking,Laughter,Giggle,Chuckle,Church,Pastor,Religious,Religion,Christian,Christianity,Churches,Preacher,Obscene,Clone

My Journey Across Canada

By Sponsorship  (booksie.com)

True Story, inspired by a Prophet in the states, and compelled by God.

Book | Updated Dec 18, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: A,Answer,From,God.,Get,My,Child,Nina,The,Rest,Of,Way.says,Lord.,Pastor,Obeyed.

Pastor And His Wife Take Special Care In The Naming Of Their Children

By Kidcool4jesus  (booksie.com)

A pastor and his wife exercise a special gift in the naming of their children.

Short Story | Updated Oct 23, 2013 | Reads: 105 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Pastor,Wife,Naming,Children

WHEN I LOOK INTO THE MIRROR THAT IS MAN I SAY GOLLUM, GOLLUM AND VOMIT (ABRIDGED VERSION)

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

I wrote this rant or short story about today's youth and modern man and how we have become our own worse nightmare. How our belief system is corrupt as is our society as a whole. Whether man can save himself is unknown, but at our current pace and philosophy we have little time left on this...

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Society,Humanity,Devil,Evil,Bible,Old,Testament,New,Worthless,Me,I,Scripture,Resources,Oil,Coal,Earth,Golum,Puke,Vomit,Church

Elizabeth's Birthday

By Loveliftedme  (booksie.com)

A strange and soon to be former pastor steals a puppy from a girl at her birthday party.

Book | Updated Apr 11, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Atlanta,Georgia,Samantha,Elizabeth,Lillian,Annabelle,Karen,Amelia,Pastor

Equillibrium

By Dominus  (booksie.com)

46 years of pain and tears a childhood hell.equillibrium is about a woman named Sarah[not real name] who sufered her childhood in africa and accidently married a hitman, whom spent 25 years in jail and she had 3 children for him.she fell in love with another man whom she had 2 chidren for him....

Novel | Updated Dec 21, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Balance,Rape,Gun,Hitman,Cheating,Love,Church,Pastor,Pedophile,Nightclub,Violence,Hatred,Mother,Nigeria,Mansion,Rich

Equillibrium

By Dominus  (booksie.com)

46 years of pain and tears a childhood hell.equillibrium is about a woman named Sarah[not real name] who sufered her childhood in africa and accidently married a hitman, whom spent 25 years in jail and she had 3 children for him.she fell in love with another man whom she had 2 chidren for him....

Book | Updated Dec 21, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Balance,Rape,Gun,Hitman,Cheating,Love,Church,Pastor,Pedophile,Nightclub,Violence,Hatred,Mother,Nigeria,Mansion,Rich

Character Concert Teen Book Pages

By Craig Dressler  (booksie.com)

These are a few of the cartoon-like pages of the Christian teen book entitled Character Concert.

Book | Updated Dec 11, 2012 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Teen,Youth,Ya,YA,Young,Adult,Christian,Nonfiction,Church,Pastor,Life,Advice,Friend,Kids,Student,High,School,Junior,Comic,Cartoon

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