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Description: A google translate chart. On the Christianese side, "Do you believe in God?" On the English side, "Do you believe in my god?" DO YOU BELIEVE IN MY GOD When we progress along our theological journeys and perhaps even deconstruct our beliefs, we begin to realize one of the hardest questions to answer is, "Do you believe in God?" Why? Because now we know a couple of things are going on that the questioner is unaware of: One is that there are as many versions of God as there are those who believe in "God". Second is they have...

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A woman says the Bible triggers her since it was used to correct her. A man responds with scriptures. Not only is he insensitive to her feelings, but he only knows how to recite, rinse, repeat with a side of rebuke. Independent thought forbidden! Feelings invalid!

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YOU DON’T NEED TO BE ANYWHERE OR BE ANYTHING One of the biggest revelations you will ever experience in your life is when you realize you do not need to be anywhere but where you are or be anyone but yourself.  You are where you are right now.You are okay right now. You are not broken. You don’t need to be fixed. You are not deficient. You are everything you need. You do not need a guru.You do not need a guide.You do not need a mentor. You do not need a teacher.You do not need a leader. You do not need...

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Description: A woman looks at a map called “Your Map Through Deconstruction”. It is a huge blank page. YOUR MAP THROUGH DECONSTRUCTION There is no map for your deconstruction. If someone tries to offer you one, refuse it. Here’s why: I claim deconstruction is all about spiritual independence. It’s about taking responsibility for your own spiritual life, becoming the master of your destiny and the captain of your ship.  It’s about exploring and discovering your own way of being spiritual.  It’s about embarking on your own inner journey to find your own space. *Explorers in any field don’t have maps or...

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Description: A chicken and a duck swim. The duck says to the chicken, “Hey, you can’t swim!” The duck is surprised when the chicken flies away. DON’T BELIEVE THE LIMITING BELIEFS OF OTHERS Chickens can’t swim. Or fly! It’s one thing to overcome your own limiting beliefs about yourself.It’s another to overcome the limiting beliefs others have about you. When I left the ministry in 2010 that I had a lot to learn about myself… my gifts, my skills, my talents, my creativity, my business acumen and money smarts. It was like the university of life. I had to adapt quickly...

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