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Delightfully Disruptive—Why Giving by Women Matters to the Work of the Kingdom of God

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As Christians, we believe that the Kingdom of God is both “already” and “not yet.” In other words, while we work for the renewal of all things on this broken earth, we also wait, with hope, for God’s new order. This is beautifully described in Revelation 21, a place where He dwells with his people and wipes away tears, mourning, and pain.  While we wait for this …

Screen Shot 2016 10 10 at 9.46.27 PM Generous Gestures for Generous Living

Generous Gestures for Generous Living

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He couldn’t get out of the building fast enough.  After a quick visit to the school, my almost-kindergartner had had enough. His excitement mixed with fear stirred up anxiety for me. And like a guardian angel, my friend and her second grader appeared and asked if her big kids could walk my son to his room on the first day. …

Screen Shot 2016 06 02 at 1.56.10 PM A Plan for Purposeful Giving

A Plan for Purposeful Giving

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I have 16 square feet of garden in my front yard. It comes with romantic ideas of my barefoot children crunching organic carrots, devouring sugar-dripping strawberries, and begging for more fresh broccoli just snipped from our garden. Just the thought of it makes me feel closer to Wendell Berry, making my suburban existence more palatable. Last year I stuck a …