Broken Believers

A Teaching Ministry Serving Rascals, Clumsy Disciples, the Depressed, the Addicted, and Mentally Ill Believers with the Unconditional Love of Jesus Christ.

Category: derailment

46 Posts

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Being Obscure, Just Like Jesus

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‘A Drowning Kind of Despair’

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Rembrandt’s Prodigal Son

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Real Prayer for “Real” People

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“Darkness is My Only Companion”

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A Giraffe On Roller Skates, [Mental Illness]