Marie Braam (Cape Town, South Africa)
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Confess your sins to each other. - James 5:16 (NIV)
Early one morning, an elderly neighbor rang my doorbell. “Fetch your Bible,” he said. “Read James 5:16. What it says is what I have come to do.”
I was amazed! This man was a retired headmaster and a community leader. He was respected as an exemplary Christian who held weekly...
"Many of us are used to the idea that we might speak to God or to Jesus. Maybe at times it feels like shouting into the darkness or whatnot, but it’s not hard to do—at least as an imaginative exercise. What’s harder—even imaginatively—is to try to hear Jesus speaking to us. Are we just making things up? Are we just using Jesus as a puppet to say whatever we want to hear?" READ MORE