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Come up; Part 3 #Keepingfaith

Good evening friends, I trust that you are well. About a month ago, I started writing on the topic: “come up; i will show you” Here’s the link… 623 more words

Keeping Faith

Perihal Mendidik Anak, Sebuah Tugas yang (Selalu) Belum Selesai

Menjadi orang tua itu tidak gampang. Teori pendidikan anak memang segudang, tapi pelaksanaannya tak semudah membalikkan telapak tangan. Seorang teman menuturkan kisahnya, “Saya punya beberapa buku teori pendidikan anak. 460 more words

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Caught in a Thicket

Photograph is Chaste tree flower in St. John Lutheran Bible Garden

Bible Reference: Genesis 22:1-19.

Isaac was the son that God promised Abraham and Sarah – the son through whom all the peoples of the earth would be blessed. 725 more words

God As A Gardener

The first conviction and prayer

The first recorded prayer in scripture sets the tone for all of our dealings with God and with life. Abraham prayed, “Shall not the judge of all the earth do what is Just?” This is a confession of the conviction that marked Abraham’s faith. 185 more words


Would you kill your child if God ordered you to?

I hope the title was click-baity enough to drag unsuspecting peeps reading the wordpress Reader.

But anyways, I had intended to write an article about revelation and how it’s obviously difficult to believe anyone saying that “God has spoken” to them. 1,784 more words


Magic, messages and promises made.

Signpost for Sunday, July 23 2017 (18th Ordinary Sunday): Gen 28:10 – 19a; Ps 139:1-12, 23-24; Rom 8:12-25; Mt 13:24-30, 36-43.

It was once a common belief that if you slept with your head against a sacred stone you would dream oracles. 346 more words

By This All Will Know: From Abraham To Antioch - Pastor Claude Houde - Times Square Church - 07.16.2017

Christians are instructed to study the life of Abraham as an example for us. Of course, first and foremost we are to follow Jesus directly, but we should also look to how Abraham followed God in faith. 198 more words