Morgan Snyder

February 09, 2016
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I’ve lost the ability to bullshit. It’s the me I’ve always wanted to be.

It’s one of my all-time favorite film quotes, spoken by Jerry Maguire as he sheds the Poser and...

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John Eldredge

February 08, 2016
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And so a new year has begun. And begun with something of a bang, it seems. A dear friend’s daughter is in the hospital. Another friend just got out. Yet another is launching a new mission venture while the son of friends leaves his career to start... READ MORE

Stasi Eldredge

February 04, 2016
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When I hop on Facebook, which I confess, I haven’t been doing as faithfully as I want to be, it always asks me my “Status” and 90% of the time, I want to write “I’m tired.”  But that isn’t very cheery or encouraging so I let that pass and dig...

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Morgan Snyder

January 07, 2016
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“And his strength left him.” Judges 16:9

The seizure was shocking enough. My youngest brother, known by us all as Lucky Lance, was the luckiest one of us all, at least up until then. He had the great hair while the rest of...

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Stasi Eldredge

December 29, 2015
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It’s getting close to the New Year and so it’s as good a time as ever to look back, take stock, sit with Jesus and together with him, ask where he’d like you to grow, to focus or to challenge yourself in this next season of your life. My desires...

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Bart Hansen

December 17, 2015
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What makes a fierce warrior?

Recently, I found myself taking a day to do nothing but watch college football. (I cannot remember ever doing that other than on a New Year’s Day.) The season was in its last two weeks of regular schedules,...

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Stasi Eldredge

December 15, 2015
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Scrooge was haunted by the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Future and it led to his redemption.  I am haunted by the illusion of the Perfect Christmas.  May it lead to mine.

 

How many cookies must I bake for my home to feel...

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Stasi Eldredge

December 05, 2015
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It was to a dark world that Jesus came.  Light came into the darkness.  And as you know, where there is no light, darkness reigns.

 

Last week there was a shooting in Colorado Springs staged at the Planned Parenthood close to our...

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Morgan Snyder

December 03, 2015
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In this season of giving, there may be no more meaningful gift that you can give than the gift of yourself.  

Wholehearted. Present.  Alive.

Let’s face it: the world is chaos.  One holiday trip through Walmart on Black...

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What's New

December 01, 2015
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Through December 8, Stasi's book Becoming Myself is on sale for $1.99 through all the major eBook retailers (Kindle, Nook, iBooks, Google Play).

Stasi Eldredge

November 29, 2015
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That’s what John used to say to me when I despaired over the disaster our home became after the whirlwind of our children passed through.  Not a very flattering comparison but one I understood.  And he just said it again because I had the...

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Bart Hansen

November 23, 2015
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God calls us into risk.

Before I began my time at Ransomed Heart almost 15 years ago, I was toward the end of my 25-year building career as a home-builder and developer in Southern California. Our rather small company built in multiple...

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Morgan Snyder

November 19, 2015
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Ready to go deeper?

We are now accepting applications for the 2016 Become Good Soil Intensive.

Click here for details on the event and to find out how to apply.

Click here for an introduction to the message of...

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Morgan Snyder

November 11, 2015
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Disclaimer: BecomeGoodSoil.com is a blog written for men who are choosing a decade of excavation.  My motive is to write with integrity and love to this group of men uniquely.  If that’s not you, I welcome you...

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Stasi Eldredge

November 07, 2015
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I have so much to do this Saturday morning, afternoon…day.  It’s time to play catch up.  The laundry is almost finished.  Okay, there’s a pile on the couch, but hey, they’re clean, they don’t count.  I’m close.

 

It’s the pile of...

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Morgan Snyder

November 02, 2015
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It was Dallas Willard, in The Divine Conspiracy, who suggested,

Jesus’ enduring relevance is based on his historically proven ability to speak, to heal, and...

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What's New

October 30, 2015
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On January 1, Stasi will release two new devotionals drawing from the insights she shares in Becoming Myself and Free to Be Me. These gentle devotionals take you deep into the truth that you are whole and beautiful in God’s eyes. Stasi offers... READ MORE

Morgan Snyder

October 27, 2015
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Midway along my life’s journey

I woke to find myself in a dark wood,

the right road lost.

For I had wandered off from the straight path.

How hard it is to tell what it was like,

this wood of...

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Stasi Eldredge

October 22, 2015
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There are people who love autumn, people whose favorite season is the fall.  There are people who begin to decorate for Christmas at the first whiff of coolness in the air.  There are people who dream of winter and cocoa by a fire and snuggling...

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Morgan Snyder

October 09, 2015
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How we relate with other people is one of the greatest indicators of our spiritual maturity.

This was the...

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