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Happy Hanukkah

Hanukkah began at sunset today. As a Christian, I celebrate this holiday because the roots of my own faith are in Judaism. Below, I’ve shared an article my dad wrote a few years ago concerning Hanukkah and how the Christian faith and Christmas exist because of the Jewish faith and the events that brought about the celebration of Hanukkah. 1,316 more words

Grace Takes the Pressure Off

There is a huge difference between the enemy’s ways with you and God’s. Have you noticed how the enemy (a.k.a. “the accuser of the brethren”) is always breathing out heavy threats, bearing down hard on you for every fault, putting pressure on you to fix yourself or your problems… 381 more words

Knowing God

'Stocking Full of Stories' Christmas Writing Challenge - Week 3

It’s the 3rd and final week of the “Stocking Full of Stories” Christmas writing challenge at the “Merry Christmas, World!” blog. The first two weeks, I wrote stories that were just fun. 341 more words

A LONELY TIME OF YEAR

The holiday or festive season as it is called in South Africa, is a time of joyous celebration, including parties, gift exchanges, travelling to grandma’s house, and a host of other activities. 152 more words

Christian/Inspiration

FAITH IS THE KEY THAT UNLOCKS THE DOORS TO YOUR BREAKTHROUGH

http://bible.com/1/heb.11.6.kjv But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him. 7 more words

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IF WE DELIGHT OURSELVES IN GOD, HE WILL GIVE US THE DESIRES OF OUR HEARTS

http://bible.com/1/1jn.5.14-15.kjv And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us: And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him. 26 more words

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GOD IS WITH US

WOW!  In a couple of weeks we will be ushering in a new year!  I am so excited about the “NEW” year because it gives us the opportunity to start all over again!   211 more words

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