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Heather Gemmen Wilson loves to laugh. She says, "Through all the circumstances of my life, I have gained more than I have lost ... and I'm not just talking weight." Heather is married to her best friend, Lawrence W. Wilson, a pastor, and they have a colorful blended family of...

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  1. It is SO hard to die to self! Or I guess the more correct way to say that is it is SO hard to realize we’re already dead and it’s Christ who’s alive in us. Mind boggling, at least to this soul. 🙂
    I do want to honor God in my prayer life so I try to pray the way I read it modeled in scripture; sometimes those prayers hardly resemble the ones I often hear in my adult SS class :/.
    You’re spot on that we’re missing power! Not just power but DYNAMITE! This God who spoke the world into existence lives in me? Can you hear my brain exploding on that thought?
    Thanks Heather for helping us align our thinking/praying/acting on the Kingdom and the King :).

  2. Heather…how did I miss this post…ahh just busy. It’s a beautiful perspective and lifts me. I too want to be part of the solution bringing our world up to God’s standards and out of the chaos. Thank you for this reminder of our mission.

  3. Heather, thanks for the reminder that Jesus prayed for others, gave His life for others – and as Robin noted – it is not us but Him who now lives in us so our lives should reflect His life.