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The Third Year Tithe: 2015

“THE YEAR OF TITHING”

“When you have completed tithing all the tithe of your increase in the third year, which is the year of tithing, and have given it to the Levite, to the stranger, to the fatherless, and to the widow, and they have eaten within your gates and have been satisfied, then you shall say before YaHUaH your Alohim,

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Israel

Surviving the Statistics

A difficult and long overdue post.

Tanzania’s  population is dominated by young people and a vast percentage of those young people are orphans. One of the major causes of the high number of orphans is HIV/AIDS. 1,141 more words

Volunteering

Facing your mortality

We are all going to die. Hopefully later rather than sooner. Sometimes we find ourselves in a situation that brings us face to face with our mortality. 1,054 more words

Personal & Family

And so we begin our three month test

Our first few days in Haiti have been busy learning what we need to know when we are in charge of the orphanage for the next month. 1,016 more words

#KendreaJohnson: SUICIDE, MURDER OR MEDICATION?

#KendreaJohnson:  SUICIDE, MURDER OR MEDICATION?

Minnesota, USA, on December 27, 2014, six year young Kendrea Johnson was found hanging from a jump rope tied to her bunk bed. 290 more words

Failure To Listen

The Orphan

Standing on a wrinkled map of the city and some faded monochrome photographs that had fallen from his hands, the man who was looking for his missing wife screamed “O angel!” as a blade from his mysterious double, a renowned painter, dove into his lungs while the lights of a small, private museum near the bus depot switched on to welcome an oil-gray twilight of falling snow with their soft apricot glow.

Lillian Weber – 99 Year Old Makes A Dress A Day For African Children

For the last few years, Lillian Weber, a 99 year old woman from Iowa, has had a big goal. She wants to create 1,000 dresses for African children by her 100th birthday on May 6th, 2015. 158 more words

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