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Why Greed is Different Than Every Other Sin

“No servant can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other.

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The Parable Of The Rich Man And Lazarus: Don't Forget The Poor

Jesus tells the parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus in Luke 16 as a response to the Pharisees who were “lovers of money” and had “ridiculed” him. 691 more words

God Thoughts

Perfect Justice

How to Act Like a True Christian – Digging Deep Into Romans 12:9-21

“Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written, ‘Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord.'”  309 more words

Journal Prompt

"... neither will they be convinced even if someone rises from the dead."

“Christianity asserts that every individual human being is going to live for ever, and this must be either true or false.” – C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity… 717 more words

Making a Positive Difference

Above:  The Rich Man and Lazarus, by Gustave Dore

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The Collect:

Almighty and ever-living God, increase in us your gift of faith, 636 more words

Season After Pentecost

Devotion for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday After Proper 23, Year B (ELCA Daily Lectionary)

Above:  The Rich Man and Lazarus, by Gustave Dore

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Making a Positive Difference

OCTOBER 12, 13, and 14, 2015… 644 more words

2015

Divorce

“Everyone who divorces his wife and marries another commits adultery, and he who marries a woman divorced from her husband commits adultery. Luke 16:18

Marriage is supposed to be until death but back in the first century as today this is often not the case. 861 more words

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