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Hi friends and welcome to the Arise, Beloved blog. We have an amazing team of writers behind this blog and our desire is to speak truth into the lies that cripple us and shine light into the darkness that isolates us because we believe that now, more than ever, the Church desperately needs women to be restored so that the world can be set ablaze. Our hope is that you find comfort, solace, and peace in knowing that you are not alone, you are not too far gone and there is ALWAYS hope to be found. 

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“Mary took a pound of costly ointment of pure nard and anointed the feet of Jesus and wiped his feet with her hair; and the house was filled with the fragrance of the ointment.” John 12:3 As we begin our last days of lent and enter Holy Week, we are greeted with the story of […]

Monday of Holy Week

Isabella Gessler

// Shelby Hawks // Hi there, sister.  I invite you into this space.  Settle in and close your eyes.  Take a deep breath and feel the tension in your body relax as you allow yourself to let go.  Inhale His grace and exhale the anxiety, the tension, the fear, the overwhelmed-ness.  Rest here, in the […]

Desiring to Be the Lover like Magdalene

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