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"Whether you like it or not, you're an actress." Charlie Chaplin to Aimee Semple McPherson

I’ve only witnessed speaking in tongues once – what struck me about it was the ardent wish of the people gathered to experience the spirit – they all seemed to be riding the same euphoric wave. 285 more words

Fail not your Lord God

Fail not your Lord God,
At any place your trod.
Be in your heart wise and brave,
And from sinning yourself save.

Fail not Christ Jesus at all, 48 more words

Christ

The Seed

Do you know anything about seeds? I don’t know much, but what I do know I find amazing. There are interesting little specimens of life. The seed has a protection against enemies so that it can live. 969 more words

Faith

Righteous Works?

If there is anything I learnt right, from the conception of my faith, it is that “good works are nothing before God” (Ephesians 2:8-9). It is not even our righteous works that merits us salvation but God’s gift of life, which is Jesus Christ himself (cp. 474 more words

Notes

who is wise and understanding among you?

Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom. But if you harbor bitter envy and selfish ambition in your hearts, do not boast about it or deny the truth. 

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Wisdom

The Wednesday Word - Grace and Truth

“The law was given by Moses; grace and truth came by Jesus Christ” John 1:17.

Moses gave the Law, but the Law it did not come by Moses. 524 more words

Gospel

the difference faith in Christ should make

What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but has no deeds? Can such faith save them? Suppose a brother or a sister is without clothes and daily food. 

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Faith