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Church Growth Picks Up Momentum - Acts 6

Once the deacons were appointed, the apostles were free to concentrate their efforts on delivering the word is God. Verse 7 says that the number of disciples multiplied greatly and that among those were even priests that were converted. 263 more words

Christianity

The Science of Happiness

If happiness sounds good to you, but you’re not interested in all that God stuff, The Science of Happiness may be just your ticket. The video I watched was certainly upbeat enough, with the “happiness scientist” admitting in the end that he was, in fact, not a real scientist. 387 more words

Essays

Luke 18:9-14 -- Remembering our need for grace

It’s amazing how though times change, some things never do.  And in this passage, we see an example of this.  Luke writes,

To some who were confident of their own righteousness and looked down on everyone else, Jesus told this parable.  

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Gospels

What is the Gospel?: Sola Fide, Kyrios Christos, Christus Victor?

Today I had a great conversation with a new friend about sharing the gospel in a city like New York, at a school like NYU, with people like graduate students and professionals. 1,521 more words

Evangelism

Anyone for Seconds?

  It was interesting that I wrote on the deutero-canonicals yesterday. I have written before that one thing I do with my children (every morning during sumner, only on the weekends during the school year) is religious readings. 704 more words

Catholic

What do you do when people talk?

07.30.2014 New Testament: Acts 28.21–22

To read the Bible in a year, read Acts 28.16–31 on July 30, In the year of our Lord 2014… 139 more words

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Revelation 22

Revelation 22: Christ shall Come

                John saw; “…a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God… and on either side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bare twelve manner of fruits… the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations. 279 more words

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