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Of Epigenetics and Development of Sanitation and Your Health

It is not only genes that give us a predisposition to various diseases. But our environment as well. The role played by the environment in the etiology of disease is known as epigenetics. 417 more words

Institution of the Lord’s Supper and the Upper Room Discourse


Cultural and Grammatical-Literary Background:

The historical narrative of the institution of the Lord’s Supper (Matthew 26:26-29) should be carefully assessed from Jewish cultural perspective. Everything Jesus used and shared with his disciples in the upper room has significant meaning and implication. 1,917 more words


The First Commandment (Calvin)

I am the Lord, your God, who rescued you from the land of Egypt and from the house of slavery. You shall have no other gods before my face. 281 more words


Maundy Thursday

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 & John 13:1-17, 31b-35

I’m not quite sure when I figured it out, but it was probably about when I was in High School, but for many years in my early life I couldn’t quite figure out why you would call a day Monday Thursday, it’s either Monday, or Thursday, but it can’t be both… It wasn’t until someone finally pointed out that the day was actually Maundy Thursday (not Monday) that I came to the next question. 631 more words

The Conclusion of It All

Just a few brief thoughts this morning. Do you have any idea what the term “Maundy” Thursday means? I didn’t! So allow me to share my new found knowledge: 468 more words


Thou Shalt Not Compare Thyself...

Most of you are probably counting the ten commandments on your fingers, struggling to remember if comparing yourself was one. You can stop. You won’t find it that way- it’s hidden much deeper than just on the surface. 557 more words


Bringing Back God: Love thy neighbor

“Hear O Israel, The Lord our God is one Lord, and thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: … 348 more words