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Authenticity, discomfort and bikes...

Unfortunately, one of the best ways to change your life is through discomfort. I know that when I’m not bothered by anything, I don’t change. Comfort keeps us in familiar patterns. 493 more words

Simple Living

150 years!

In 1864 Admiral Frederick Moore Boultbee built a church for the villages of Bank and Emery Down because none of the inhabitants would walk to Lyndhurst in order to go to church there.  258 more words

Emery Down

Are You the One?

Read Matthew 11:1-6

This KISS Bible Study explores Jesus’ interaction with John’s disciples while John the Baptist is in prison. Not only do we see how important it is to really know the Old Testament in order to get what’s going on in the New Testament, but Jesus also shows us a very tough lesson here. 23 more words

A New Day

The rain poured down for several minutes while we were preparing dinner.

Our family had decided to work together to make the evening meal.

When I had finished eating, I could tell that it was no longer as dark outside as it had been. 273 more words

Photos With Christian Thoughts By Myra Johnson

The long-term plan for Judah's salvation

Isaiah promises comfort and redemption to Judah and Israel: Isaiah 40–44:5

Even with all Isaiah’s prophecies of calamity for Judah, he could see God’s plan for Israel’s redemption in the long term, alluding to John the Baptist and Jesus: 253 more words

Judah

The Normal and Abnormal Prophets

The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.

As it is written in the prophet Isaiah,
“See, I am sending my messenger ahead of you,

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Jesus

Dance of the Seven Veils

Was the dance of the seven veils a strip-tease?  I doubt it.  Salome probably whirled the seven veils around, always revealing another veil.  After the dance she asked King Herod for John the Baptist’s head on a platter. 297 more words