Female friendships can be difficult: We can pendulum away when we are hurt, and lean in (too much?) when we feel close. How can we walk well? Dr. Juli Slattery, Dr. Deb Gorton and I [Laurie] start the conversation on Java with Juli. @authenticintimacy Link in bio or https://www.authenticintimacy.com/resources/8872/212-intimacy-codependency-in-friendship?source=blog #friendship...
by laurie_krieg 3 months ago | via Instagram

"I really do believe that the gospel is foolish to those who are perishing. I really do believe that part of being a Christian is to be misunderstood. I cling a lot to the fact that when Jesus was teaching the truth they had the audacity to say he was...
by laurie_krieg 5 days ago | via Instagram

My worldview changed when I realized humanity was created good. It sounds basic, but it blew my mind when it sunk in: I was not created by God as this horrible, sinful, wretched person—the Fall did that to me. I was created for perfect Eden. In my perfect, Eden state,...
by laurie_krieg 5 days ago | via Instagram

We need to learn how to better bear each other’s burdens. . Still lingering on the interview with @jackiehillperry last night. We got a bit into caring better for each other. Excited for you all to hear Friday. . #gospeladdictsunite #allfallshort #allareloved #himhpodcast
by laurie_krieg 6 days ago | via Instagram

I put this verse on my refrigerator many years ago when I wrestled with suicidal thoughts and plans. I am so glad I did not go through with it. (What would I have missed?!) If you secretly wrestle with suicidal thoughts, take just one step: Screenshot this verse. Make it...
by laurie_krieg 1 week ago | via Instagram

What is your suffering season default? When I am in a season of suffering my default is withdrawal: Cutting off from people emotionally and from God. Or picking one to freeze out. “I’ll love God, but hide from people.” “I’ll love Matt, but be angry with God.” “I’ll move toward...
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