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You Are (Not) Special

Rachel Chimits
July 6, 2020

We want to be the most valuable player in our lives, but what if we aren’t and were never meant to be? How do we make peace with this?

“You are the Chosen One.” Movies, books and video games are obsessed with this idea of unique destiny, whether it’s through prophesies or rare abilities. We, as a culture, are obsessed with the idea of being special.

I Wish I Was Someone Else

Rachel Chimits
June 3, 2020

When we struggle with the unlikable parts of ourselves, what do we wish we could change and how do we take this out on others?

If you’re anything like me, the rule against coveting in the Ten Commandments is easy to brush off.

“You shall not covet your neighbor's house; you shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his male servant, or his female servant, or his ox, or his donkey, or anything that is your neighbor's” (Exodus 20:17, ESV).