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A Heartwarming Story

This a a true heartwarming story about the bond formed between a little girl and some contraction workers. This makes you want to believe in the goodness of people and that there is hope for the human race. 266 more words

Grace

What is grace? The basic definition of grace is favor, the free and undeserved help, one way, as the person receiving the grace did absolutely nothing to deserve it or warrant it. 853 more words

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Peace on Earth, Goodwill toward Men

Do you ever think about “peace on earth, goodwill toward men”? It’s not just lyrics for a Christmas song here and there. It’s in the Bible (KJV verson, I think.) And it’s not about mankind being at peace and having goodwill towards one another. 171 more words

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Christian woman, don't believe the lies. Embrace who you really are.

Going to give a little testimony here…

I grew up in church. I gave my heart to Jesus when I was 9 at church camp. I was super involved in my youth group as a teen. 1,122 more words

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DayBreaks for 6/19/19 - A Lesson from Screwtape

DayBreaks for 06/19/09: A Lesson from Screwtape

From the DayBreaks archives, June 2009:

One of the most intriguing and insightful characters in Christian literature must be Wormwood.  374 more words

New Testament

Word Puzzle

1. Start with the given:

CUTE PURPLE DINOSAUR

2. Change all U’s to V’s (which is proper Latin anyway):

CVTE PVRPLE DINOSAVR

3. Extract all Roman Numerals: 33 more words

Hope in the Midst of Hopelessness

In just another day and a half, the Virginia Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church will convene.  I find myself here in our temporary Mecca of Roanoke, having made my annual pilgrimage a couple days early, for the task of assisting with worship preparation and set up.  814 more words

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