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THE SOWERA sheep sows hearts everywhere.Well, we made it to Valentine's Day... a day in which usually romantic love is celebrated.But, because so many of my friends and family don't fit the mold of traditional romantic love relationships, I thought we would lead into Valentine's Day celebrating all different kinds of love.Remember the parable of the sower that Jesus told?The sower just throws seed everywhere. Some lands here and some lands there. He just throws it indiscriminately all over the field and beyond it's borders and on all kinds of surfaces and in all kinds of places.Some places are receptive....

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Speak Lovingly to your 10 Year Old Self Unusual post today. No cartoon. Just 10 year old me. One day I was looking through some old photos when I came across this one. Me at 10 years old. A wave of emotions swept through me. I felt so much love for him. I whispered to him lovingly.I told him everything he was going to experience.Nothing was excluded. Everything! I shared with him all the pains, the abuses, the struggles, the confusions, the hardships… all the really bad things he was going to see and experience. Everything! But I comforted him...

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A therapist talks to a client: “I’m going to tell you the 5 love languages and you tell me which applies to you: words of affirmation; quality time; acts of service; physical touch; receiving gifts.” The client says, “Yes.” WHAT’S YOUR LOVE LANGUAGE? This is about appreciating who you are in all your complexity. Guess what! I love ALL love languages. At the same time!  I know it suggests you have a preference that is your main language. But not for me!  Some people like being exactly this. Some people like being exactly that. Me? I like being free of...

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ACE FISHING Jesus is ice fishing with a sheep with asexual colors. I have asexual friends who've asked me to do a cartoon for them. I've also had random asexual members of our nakedpastor community ask me to make a cartoon for them. After asking several of them if this one or that one is good or has issues or is wrong or hurtful, I finally landed on this one.  So far everyone loves it! That makes me happy, because I sure do. Maybe it's not something you do in your part of the world. But we do it here...

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deconstruction, relationships -

Two frames. In the first one, “What you see when you deconstruct”, a woman is deconstructing her beliefs and has a lot of questions while she sees her family looking confused and upset. In the second frame, “What they see”, is the woman being carried off by the devil while her family reaches out in horror to try to rescue her. LOVING YOUR FAMILY THAT DOESN’T UNDERSTAND YOU We're nearing Valentine's Day. Today we're talking about loving your family while you're deconstructing. Deconstructing in front of your family can feel like this. To you, you’re just asking questions, doubting, and...

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