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News is bad for you – and giving up reading it will make you happier | Media | The Guardian

News is bad for you. It leads to fear and aggression. It hinders your creativity and makes you sick. We should stop consuming it, says Rolf Dobelli, who’s abstained for years… 18 more words

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The Spirit in Our Life #986

19  Do not quench the Spirit. 20  Do not despise prophecies. 21  Test all things; hold fast what is good. 22  Abstain from every form of evil. 165 more words

2017: The Year to Abstain!

As a child the words of Paul were given to me as a guide.  Wanting to see the world and experience its fruit, the explore the world with all 5 senses made much sense, but lacked wisdom.  393 more words

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Taqwā and its Benefits

By Hadrat Mawlānā Muhammad Saleem Dhorat hafizahullāh

After the passing of Ramadān, it is important that we remind ourselves of the most important lesson the blessed month left us with, that of bringing Taqwā into our lives and doing our utmost to hold fast to it, until we breathe our last. 1,352 more words

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What Exactly Is This Forbidden Strangled Meat?

We have been looking closer at 3 Overlooked Dietary Laws in the New Testament. The last installment discussed why the admonition to abstain from strangled food was not merely meant to placate the Jews. 1,560 more words

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Gloucestershire votes against fracking again

Councillors in Gloucestershire have passed a motion  repeating their opposition to fracking in the county. They also condemned individual payments to people in fracking areas and calling for a review of Government policy on the issue. 505 more words

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Was The Early Church Trying to Placate the Jews with This Dietary Law?

We have been looking closer at 3 Overlooked Dietary Laws in the New Testament. The last installment discussed why the admonition to abstain from food that is strangled may be moral in nature, not ceremonial. 1,426 more words

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