Excellent, informative, historically anchored. Great read. Earth is (always has been) round, so why have the flat-out wrong become so lively? - Ars Technica https://apple.news/A1mbL-jzXQwOUl__r7TCXqw
"Lord" he said "If you're really there, if you are who you say you are... I need to hear from you. I really need to know you're there."
It is no surprise. We regularly endure hearing that there are "significant" reasons why Church Leaders and their congregations won't involve themselves with the Recovery Community. Recovery Community Meetings are a banquet - to serve the Word of Truth, feed the Milk of the Gospel and comfort people in pain. "But when you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind..."
Perfectionism is an obsession with the unobtainable. Sufficiency is surrender to the incomprehensible.
Addicts may never "get well." That doesn't mean I have permission from God to treat them poorly.
CEPIAD: Inside West Africa's first state-run opioid substitution rehab clinic - CNN https://www.cnn.com/2018/11/23/health/west-africa-free-rehab-clinic-senegal-intl/index.html
Grace is is an act. To return Good for Evil is the very essence of Christ's work on the Cross. Grace is also a state of being. If I live in grace then grace must flow from my life into the lives of others. If nothing flows, there is no presence of God in my Life.