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Christian Artists Lecrae and Andy Mineo Save Transgender Person from Suicide Attempt

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Christian rap and hip-hop artists Lecrae and Andy Mineo were recently instrumental in preventing a transgender individual from committing suicide.

 

 

 

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The main part of this story is that we help others in need.

As Christians we are corrupt sinners saved by grace. We still have our pride and judgmental spirit that is at odds with the Holy Spirit who indwells us. We often act in ways contrary to the Spirit, just as the Apostle Paul expresses in Romans 7. Who will deliver us from this body of death? Thanks be to God, by His grace we are not condemned.

 

I am glad these men were placed by God on that bridge, at that exact time, to be the hands and feet of Jesus.

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