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The family business

依怙贔屓
e.ko.hi.iki

Literally: depend / rely on – depend / rely on – ally / strength – breathe through the nose / exert strength

Alternately: Favoritism. 123 more words

Japanese

Show No Partiality

“My brothers, show no partiality as you hold the faith in our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory. For if a man wearing a gold ring and fine clothing comes into your assembly, and a poor man in shabby clothing also comes in, and if you pay attention to the one who wears the fine clothing and say, ‘You sit here in a good place,’ while you say to the poor man, ‘You stand over there,’ or, ‘Sit down at my feet,’ have you not then made distinctions among yourselves and become judges with evil thoughts?” – James  2:1-4… 462 more words

Christian Living

Role of NGOs and predicament of the Egyptian youth

For nations to flourish, youth have to play a role. The ancient civilizations have glorified their youths and patronized their images. Pharaohs, Greeks, Persians, Romans, Chinese, Arabs and a long list of other nations have orchestrated the fundamentals of “young world leaders”. 329 more words

Civil Society

1 Big Sister + 3 Not So Little Brothers

Yesterday, I texted my Sour Patch Kid* just to check in and see how he’s doing. This is a new habit for me in our relationship. 540 more words

Journal Entry

My Sandbox

“Hey Brother, I was wondering if you would allow me to help out in Junior Church.”

“Nope, don’t need you. It’s my ministry.”

It is amazing that the day of salvation is a day of thanksgiving and gratitude. 251 more words

God Doesn’t Show Favoritism - Acts 10:34

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Peter didn’t want to go to a Gentile home. It wasn’t customary for a Jewish person to visit the home of a non-Jew. It wasn’t how that society worked – but God had a different plan for His church. 200 more words

Theology