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Led Them off as Slaves

Last night I was randomly playing Lauren Daigle’s “Come Alive (Dry Bones)” while looking at the above photo of Jahar from his final pretrial conference on Thursday. The accidental juxtaposition of the song with the photo was perfect. And one … Continue reading

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Within the reach of grace

No one is beyond the reach of the grace of God. We see this glorious truth made evident in the story of Manasseh in 2 Chronicles 33. Manasseh was the worst king that Judah ever had. He served false gods, practiced … Continue reading

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Every Captive Free

As Jesus was on the cross, He wasn’t just fighting for those who were coming; He was actually fighting for the hearts of those pounding the nails into His hands. I think it’s so easy to focus on the victim … Continue reading

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Hope Is Rising

I discovered this song—“Hope Is Rising” by Luminate—tonight and realized just how perfect it is for Jahar. I’ll let the words, especially the chorus, speak for themselves: Every prison has a door Every captive can be free Every sinner has … Continue reading

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