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The #1 Kids' Excuse of All Time and How to Beat it!

“He made me do it!” Is perhaps the number one kid excuse of all time! I mean is there a better excuse? Is there a better way to deflect responsibility for our sin than blaming our actions on someone else? 641 more words

Discipleship

Le Pelerinage de l'ame en prose [45]

tu le peusses avoir.

Cy parle Lucifer a Convoitise

Lors, dit il, je vouldroie bien avoir la grant joye que par toy ay perdue, par telle condicion que se je avoye char humaine, la plus passible qui fut oncques, et qu’il creust ung pillier de fer ardant de cy jusques au ciel et qu’il feust plain de rasouers bien tranchans et avecques toutes les peines que j’ay et auray jusques au jour du Jugement, je feusse traynné tout parmy ces rasouers. 465 more words

Guillaume De Digulleville

Le Pelerinage de l'ame en prose [44]

dedans y a grant vilee, grant ordure et grant pourriture. Ce est pechié qui ainsi put. Les pecheurs ont de lui la fait leur ny, lesquelz ont mis leur soing de faire leur ny en ordure. 557 more words

Guillaume De Digulleville

“The love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows” (1 Timothy 6:10).

Money Quotes

It is not about me

Luke 12:15-21 NKJV

15 And He said to them, “Take heed and beware of covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of the things he possesses.” 16 Then He spoke a parable to them, saying: “The ground of a certain rich man yielded plentifully. 558 more words

Christianity

Quick reminder: Beware of all covetousness

And Jesus said to them, “Take care, and be on your guard against all covetousness, for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.” (Luke 12:15)

Enemies of the Spiritual Life?

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Friday, December 4, 2015

Enemies of the Spiritual Life?

“The two main enemies of the spiritual life anger and greed. 298 more words