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Blooms and Scripture - Purslane

Sharon bought me this neat little flower pot holder several years ago. It’s a simple copper rod with a base to hold it up. It took a few seasons to discover that purslane fits it perfectly. 38 more words

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Biblical Knowledge Should Lead To Passion In Prayer (Reading Notes)

“If we believe with our minds that God is holy, we must also come to find his holiness enjoyable and satisfying just to praise it. If we believe the great God of the universe really loves us, it should make us emotionally unshakable in the face of criticism, suffering, and death.

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Why Jesus said, "Blessed Are You When People Insult You!"

“Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me.” (Matthew 5:11 NIV)

In this passage of scripture, which is notably called, The Sermon on the Mount, crowds of people had been following Jesus, listening to His proclamation of Good News, and paying attention to His healing the sick. 471 more words

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“Respect the Authorities”: Scriptural Framework #5 ~ Our Heavenly Hope

Our Heavenly Hope

For our citizenship is in heaven, from which we also eagerly wait for the Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, who will transform our lowly body that it may be conformed to His glorious body, according to the working by which He is able even to subdue all things to Himself.

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Wisdom key for today July 3, 2015

A PURPOSEFUL LIFE is better than a LONG LIFE. If I am to choose one, I choose a purposeful life. But I can have both. …Albert Etornam Dogbe (July 3, 2015)

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I Just Don't Know What to do with Myself

On my other blog, I commented on somebody’s post, which went a little something like this:

‘I used to wonder what the purpose of my life was to the point of depression.  325 more words

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