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Forget You

“Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand” (Philippians 2:4, MSG).

I was reminded of this verse this morning in a big way!

Having woken up with a sore shoulder (probably from sleeping on it awkwardly for too long), I was not finding any modicum of comfort regardless of which way I was laying. 250 more words

The Story of the Better-Than-Good Samaritan

There are Christians who kiss the crucifix, but I’ve yet to see reverential lips laid on the Ten Commandments. No telltale lipstick markings on Moses’ two tablets of stone. 1,155 more words


Thirteenth Sunday After Trinity - Church Back Home - August 30, 2015

Following this Gospel reading can cause controversy, according to some. Everyone thinks they know the story of the “Good Samaritan”, but how often have we looked at it in any depth? 92 more words

Missionaries’ Dangerous Roads

The road from Jerusalem to Jericho is very dangerous. It seemed almost daily that someone on that road was mugged, beaten up, and left for dead. 943 more words


Thursday Thought: Illegal Immigration and Loving Your Neighbor

I’ve heard this argument a lot: “Christians shouldn’t support the deportation of illegal immigrants because Jesus said to love your neighbor as yourself.”

In many ways, they’re right.   858 more words


Navi Mumbai’s Autowalle Bhaiya in Limca Book Of World Record

Mumbai local train is called as Mumbai’s lifeline, but the auto’s and taxi’s which ferries its passengers from their home to the nearest railway stations cannot be sidelined. 444 more words


A Little Positvity: 100-Year-Old American Woman Sews Dresses For African Girls Everyday

Lillian Weber is a dressmaker who wanted to use her skill to help other people, and that was why she planned to sew 1,000 dresses for less fortunate kids before her 100th birthday. 163 more words