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4 Signs You Are Growing Closer to Christ

What are four signs that you are growing closer to Christ? Here is our list of four:

Being Persecuted for Proclaiming the Gospel

Many people grow discouraged when they are persecuted for telling others the good news but that is a strong indication that you are doing what you’re supposed to do be doing because Jesus said “they persecuted me, they will persecute you also” (John 15:20b) and “If the world hates you, keep in mind that it hated me first” (John 15:18). 434 more words


Jesus living WITH YOU

Jesus Christ is Emmanuel, God with us. He came to be with us for ever and He will never forsake us. He will never leave us. 251 more words

Monday, November 30: Thou Didst Leave Thy Throne

(Note: each day this week, we will share a hymn or carol that tells the story of the coming of Christ. You can read the notes on authorship and history, as well as a reflection offered by a member of University Baptist Church in Fort Worth, TX. 635 more words



There’s got to be more than going back and forth
from doing right to doing wrong  (Romans 7)
‘cause we were taught that’s who we are… 401 more words

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Advent Weekday Readings: 1st Week

 The Old Testament readings for Mass during the 1st Week of Advent  are all from Isaiah. Promising salvation to all, they’re wonderful Advent reading.

The prophet’s favorite image for describing God’s salvation for all is found in Isaiah 2:1-5 –all nations will stream to God’s mountain for instruction. 407 more words


Evening Prayer 30.11.15, St. Andrew the Apostle

Why do you spend your money for that which is not bread, and your labor for that which does not satisfy?

Watch, for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or at cockcrow, or in the morning, lest he come suddenly and find you asleep. 1,770 more words

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