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5 unexpected rewards by ditching a critical spirit

Did you notice that Valentine’s Day and Ash Wednesday fell on the same date this year? What a coincidence that a day when people often give or receive chocolate was also a day that some people choose to give up chocolate for 40 days. 607 more words

Faith And Spirituality

“Let the word of God dwell in you richly”

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Gospel of Mark 1: 9-15 (NIV)

9 At that time Jesus came from Nazareth in Galilee and was baptised by John in the Jordan. 477 more words

Addressing The Scriptures

Searchers for truth (Matthew 13:33-46)

The merchant man seeking for pearls describes a person who searches in one way or another for salvation. There are different ways by which a person can search, both from outside the church and from inside the church. 349 more words

Gospel Of Matthew

The Story of Our Lives by Helen Warner

Goodreads|Amazon Release date: February 6, 2018 Publisher: Graydon House Genre: Contemporary Fiction Blurb: They think nothing can tear their bond apart, until a long-buried secret threatens to des… 11 more words


Transforming the Status Quo Part 6: Taking the Easy Way

“That was easy!” The little red button proclaimed this message over and over during one incredibly long and difficult meeting.

A nurse I worked with had a sly sense of humor had a way of positioning the “Easy Button” right beside her when she knew the meeting was going to be long or the stack of paperwork she as working on was about to touch the ceiling. 769 more words


Surprised by Jesus (Matthew 13:33-46)

The individual in the first parable comes across the treasure as he walks through a field. Apparently, it was quite common to find buried treasure on the surface of the ground, perhaps after some rain had washed away the soil. 227 more words

Gospel Of Matthew

Jesus is Enough

This week we take a look at three events from our weekly reading: Matthew chapters 14-16.

In Matthew 15:1-20 we see the Pharisees criticize the disciples for not washing their hands before they eat. 812 more words