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POETRY: Who Shall Deliver Me?, by Christian Rossetti

God strengthen me to bear myself;
That heaviest weight of all to bear,
Inalienable weight of care.

All others are outside myself;
I lock my door and bar them out… 119 more words


The Mind of Terror: a book review

Tass Saaada was a terrorist. He was a sniper for Yasir Arafat’s  Fattah organization. Since those days he converted to Christianity, and founded a non-profit, Hope for Ismael, that works to bring reconciliation between Jews and Arabs, and now spends a bunch of the year ministering to children in the Middle East. 388 more words


July 26, 1996 - Friday - 1:30 p.m.

The box office was really slow yesterday.  Curtis and I became really bored that evening.  I went to hang out with Rachel Anne.  She told me about some guy she met.   160 more words

Preacher What Are You Doing?

What are we doing when we preach?  What are we aiming for?  I suspect most preachers would say we preach to see lives changed for the glory of God, or something similar.  318 more words


Spiritual Aridity

St. John Berchmans often experienced great consolation in prayer, but, from time to time, also great aridity. In such cases, he never lost his courage or cheerfulness. 208 more words


Empty Warnings Undeterring

Just at that time some Pharisees approached, saying to Him, “Go away, leave here, for Herod wants to kill You.”  And He said to them, “Go and tell that fox, ‘Behold, I cast out demons and perform cures today and tomorrow, and the third day I reach My goal.’  Nevertheless I must journey on today and tomorrow and the next day; for it cannot be that a prophet would perish outside of Jerusalem. 

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Biblical Theology

Martyn Lloyd Jones - Battle for the Mind

1 Peter 1:13 Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober, set your hope on the grace to be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed at his coming. 42 more words