Morgan Snyder

December 10, 2013
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It was nearly a nondescript December Wednesday.  I was pushing hard to finish projects on my desk, and Cherie was likely pulling dinner together and trying to focus the kids on their homework.

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Stasi Eldredge

December 05, 2013
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Smack dab in the middle of the Christmas season I can feel such a compulsion to strive.  Often my heart is not at rest waiting for Jesus to come to me yet again, but straining; desperately reaching for entrance into the place where...

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What's New

December 04, 2013
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Relational Freedom: The Joy of Connecting

We are relational to the core. Yet it's impossible for us to be fully present to those around us if we neglect our own internal world.

In this extended...

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Morgan Snyder

December 03, 2013
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What if you had four days to spend in the wilderness of Colorado?

Unplugged from the matrix. Four days in a fellowship of world changing...

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Morgan Snyder

November 26, 2013
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Pause with me for a moment.

Do this mental exercise: what comes to mind when you think of a turkey?

For most...

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John Eldredge

November 26, 2013
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I'm not sure if it is the pace of my life, or something to do with forgetfulness, perhaps even modesty, but I hardly ever listen to our own materials once we've recorded them. Especially our podcasts. My loss. Because yesterday, after receiving a...

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Stasi Eldredge

November 13, 2013
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My husband John is a health food nut, er…advocate, er…aficionado…umm, person from way back.  Thirty-five years ago, before it was even remotely cool, he was a nutritionist at a tiny little health food store called The Carob Tree...

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Morgan Snyder

November 05, 2013
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Most of the things that happen to me along the way, I experience as interruptions.

I set my calendar and my day with the best of intentions. Inevitably, all kinds...

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Stasi Eldredge

November 04, 2013
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Often I feel like I am standing outside of my own life looking through a plate glass window that I cannot pass.  On the other side are those I love.  I have watched my husband and sons play with a freedom and ease of soul that was foreign to me...

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Morgan Snyder

October 29, 2013
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Recently, I was picking up the neighborhood boys to drive them to school along with our kids as is part of our Thursday morning liturgy.  But on this particular day, things were a bit different: our...

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John Eldredge

October 09, 2013
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Last Sunday night my friend Darrell Evans (worship leader; we use his music a lot at our retreats) was playing in town and Stasi and I had been looking forward to it. Even bought tickets in advance.

But then the weekend took its usual toll...

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Morgan Snyder

October 09, 2013
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I was reading an NPR news article on Apple’s recent iPhone release and all the upgrades associated with their big splash.  In the world of “let’s build a better mousetrap,” it was quite impressive.

Here are a few features...

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October 08, 2013
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Through October 20, when you buy Becoming Myself from Ransomed Heart, you'll receive a free video download of Stasi teaching three full-length messages based on Becoming Myself.  On Monday October 21, you will receive an email with a...

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October 03, 2013
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Inspired by the book Becoming Myself, Stasi has personally chosen 10 songs to usher women into the experience of worshipping God and becoming more the woman that God dreamed when he created her. 

Click here for more and to listen!

Morgan Snyder

October 01, 2013
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“Ask him if he ever makes a phone call while he’s making love with his wife.”

“Really, God?  You want me to ask him that?!?”

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Stasi Eldredge

September 30, 2013
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Jesus is a master Storyteller.   Speaking the language of the heart, Jesus taught through parables so we would better understand him.  The Bible is ripe with one story after another.  Remember the story of the woman in Mark 5 with the...

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Stasi Eldredge

September 19, 2013
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The other night I was lying on the floor with worship music playing.  But I wasn’t lying on the floor worshipping.  I was wondering.  The day had not been a great one.  I was exhausted from travel and too many conversations and I thought...

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Stasi Eldredge

September 19, 2013
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The other night I was lying on the floor with worship music playing.  But I wasn’t lying on the floor worshipping.  I was wondering.  The day had not been a great one.  I was exhausted from travel and too many conversations and I thought...

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Stasi Eldredge

September 11, 2013
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September 11th today.  I am remembering.  Praying.  Hoping.  And blogging.  Not about national security or fallen heroes or even the importance of remembering.  In the midst of this important day, I’m writing again about believing. ...

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John Eldredge

September 11, 2013
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Today we remember the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Smoke billowing from the Trade Center towers; their sudden collapse; the Pentagon on fire; the wreckage in a Pennsylvania field.

Remembering is a really central theme in...

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