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Watchman Nee wrote a book called The Release of The Spirit.  It shows how when we are broken and humbled, then Christ can be seen in us.  Give it all to Jesus.

 Mat 12:20  a bruised reed he will not break,
and a smoldering wick he will not quench,
until he brings justice to victory;

 Mat 12:21  and in his name the Gentiles will hope.”

 Psa 51:17  The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit;
a broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.

 

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11 hours ago, Chozen_23 said:

What do u do when you are broken in ministry

Perhaps your brokenness will give you a greater capacity for having empathy and sympathy for others.  Perhaps it will cause a slower rush to judgement about others that are having problems.

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You know I learned that years ago... when you go through so much it makes you very empathetic and definitely less judgmental...

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On 6/10/2018 at 11:37 PM, Willa said:

Watchman Nee wrote a book called The Release of The Spirit.  It shows how when we are broken and humbled, then Christ can be seen in us.  Give it all to Jesus.

 Mat 12:20  a bruised reed he will not break,
and a smoldering wick he will not quench,
until he brings justice to victory;

 Mat 12:21  and in his name the Gentiles will hope.”

 Psa 51:17  The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit;
a broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.

 

Thanks that was very encouraging...

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On 6/10/2018 at 3:42 PM, Chozen_23 said:

What do u do when you are broken in ministry

Either rejoice in the brokenness, since holding treasure in a clay jar that is broken, the treasure spills out to work life in others via the death in you, or step away from ministry, on a temporary or eternal basis.

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