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Thinking About NVCC 1/22/2017

There is one phrase in Matthew chapter twelve that is a common thread through the chapter’s entirety: “One greater than …,” (6, 42, & 43). Though the phrase is the same, notice the subject of the phrase is different. 215 more words

Thinking About NVCC

When you are in the belly of the whale...

Flour splattered everywhere with cookie cutters of all sizes and shapes covering the kitchen table. The making of homemade Christmas ornaments is a tradition we started several years ago. 1,198 more words

Encouragement In The Word

Open Wide

Open Wide

‘My name is Archibald; I’m a dentist from Streatham!’

But the sailors did not listen. ‘Jonah!’ they cried as they tipped him into the swirling ocean. 182 more words

Flash Fiction (100 Words)

All Puffed Up!

“The majority of pufferfish species are  toxic and some are among the most poisonous vertebrates in the world.”  Wikipedia

We all possess knowledge. But knowledge puffs up while love builds up. 118 more words

Trend Update: Iraqi Forces Control East Mosul, January 2017

January 18, 2017: The Iraqi Counter Terrorism Commander claims the Iraqi government is in control of Mosul east of the Tigris River. It has been three months since the beginning of the Mosul Offensive to free ancient Nineveh from ISIS. 493 more words


Pope Francis: Pray, And When Things Become Dark, Pray More!

Prayer leads one forward in hope and when things become dark, there must be more prayer! And there will be more hope.

Pope Francis gave this advice during this morning’s General Audience in the Vatican’s Paul VI Hall, as he continued his series of catecheses on the theme of Christian hope. 779 more words