Category Archives: Essays/Teachings

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Please make use of the FREE WORKBOOK I recently added to my Pages on the homepage of this blog. The WORKBOOK is designed to be used in conjunction with my book, My Journey Through the Cross. The content will help you to … Continue reading

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My Healing Model – Psalm 126:5

My Healing Model is for men and women alike. My Healing Model Illustration and Text on YouTube at Ashley D. Wille. Healing Model Illustration Healing Model Text The Grey Clock Psalm 31:15 My times are in your hands Healing occurs … Continue reading

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Reflecting on Mother’s Day

As we approach another Mother’s Day, my daughters asked me the same question they ask every year: Mom, What do you want this year? This year I told them the same thing I tell them every year, that all four … Continue reading

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Going Deeper

When God turns up the heat… When a painful relationship cripples you… When temptation seems too much bear… When you feel restless in your faith… When attaining that lifetime goal leaves you emptier than you were before… When you can’t … Continue reading

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Do I Live a Double Life?

“Do I live a double life?” …What a great question to ask ourselves. A double life means that we behave one way around those we’re accountable to and another way when we’re alone. Some of us may behave honorably at … Continue reading

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Internalizing the Cross

When we wear a cross, it represents our crucifixion with Christ. But jewelry is only an external symbol of crucifixion. What about internal crucifixion, the crucifixion of the soul? When we follow Christ, we follow in His footsteps and walk where … Continue reading

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The Veil of the Law

 2 Corinthians 3:15-17 15 Yes, down to this [very] day whenever Moses is read, a veil lies upon their minds and hearts. 16 But whenever a person turns [in repentance] to the Lord, the veil is stripped off and taken away. 17 Now the Lord … Continue reading

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How We Are Like Jesus

In this world, we are like Jesus (1 Jn 4:17b). But how can we be like Him with all of our bad habits and sinful mistakes? God is spirit (John 4:24). He sees us with spiritual eyes. When we were … Continue reading

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Emotions

Emotions! Whether we choose to feel them or not, our souls are filled with emotions. We may think we’re not supposed to have them, then we don’t know what to do with them. Let’s put emotions in context: Emotions don’t … Continue reading

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Spirit

Years ago, my three oldest daughters loved watching the Dreamworks movie, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002). One afternoon, I finally sat, and with the eyes of a child of God, watched it with them. The adventuresome movie surprisingly lifted … Continue reading

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Prayers for Authenticity

LORD, please heal my heart and teach my soul with your mercy and grace so that my head and heart meet at my lips and I speak the truth in love (Eph. 4:15). LORD, please help me overcome fear and … Continue reading

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The Gentleness of God

At Midweek service the other day, the pastor asked us what was our favorite characteristic of God.  My favorite characteristic of God would have to be His gentleness. It’s interesting for me to realize that apart from my relationship with God, … Continue reading

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