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: sadness

29 Posts

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Dancing With Bruises

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I Still Grieve (But I Now I’m at Peace)

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‘A Drowning Kind of Despair’

affliction, an intense love, apostasy, battle, battle wounds, believer, Bible, brokenness, bruised mind, change, christlikeness, conflict, confusion, deliverance, delusions, despair, desperation, devotional, difficulties, discipleship, encouragement, failure, faith, following Jesus, frustration, God, grace, healing, holiness, humility, Jesus Christ, kyrie eleison, lessons learned,, life lessons, lost causes, mercy, mood swings, obedience, personal comments, poverty, pride, questions, quotes, regret, religion, sadness, scars, self hatred, Serving Mentally Ill Christians, sin, spiritual lessons, spiritual warfare, theology, transformation, transparency, understanding, Very helpful, waiting

“But I Do It Anyway”

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Ministering to Yourself, [Self-Encouragement]

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We Are Inconsistent Rascals