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Radically different lessons

The world: Closed is stronger than open God: Open is stronger than closed © Meisaan Chan

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Parable of the three trailer homes

There once were three trailer homes. One trailer home was crammed full with stuff – to the ceiling – but had open windows. The second trailer home had an extremely nice interior but the windows were closed. The third trailer … Continue reading

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I am for you, says the Lord

I am for you, says the Lord I am the verdant path through desolation I am the great release I am the everlasting Yes: When you join my Yes, you join all these things; when you have the courage to … Continue reading

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Vulnerability distinctions

There is the vulnerability of weakness and the vulnerability of strength There is involuntary vulnerability and vulnerability fully chosen There is the vulnerability that fragments and the vulnerability that makes whole There is a vulnerability that withers and a vulnerability … Continue reading

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Parable of the lonely woman

Once, God appeared to a woman. “I am the Lord,” God said. “You aren’t the Lord,” the woman replied. “I would recognize the Lord on sight.” God appeared to a second woman. “I am the Lord,” God said. “Not true,” … Continue reading

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Vulnerability

Sometimes being vulnerable allows for space © Meisaan Chan

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You don’t have to keep anything

You don’t have to keep anything: Closed fists to open hands © Meisaan Chan

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