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"Solitude produces melancholy" by Martin Luther

“More and graver sins are committed in solitude than in the society of one’s fellow men. The devil deceived Eve in paradise when she was alone. 281 more words

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"His grip on us" by Marcus Peter Johnson

“Once joined to Christ, believers will never be separated from Him. This is not because our grasp on Christ is so strong, but because His grip on us is unbreakable.” 13 more words

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"When He comes again" by J.C. Ryle

“To attend a marriage feast, and cleanse the temple from profanation were among the first acts of our Lord’s ministry at His first coming. To purify the whole visible Church, and hold a marriage supper, will be amongst His first acts, when He comes again.” 14 more words

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The Symbols of the Season

It is that time of year when the puritans among us feel the need to raise their prophetic voices in protest against the great evils of our times: Christmas trees, wreathes, and even creches. 1,407 more words

The Valley of Vision - "Year's End"

O Love Beyond Compare,

Thou art good when Thou givest,
when Thou takest away,
when the sun shines upon me,
when night gathers over me. 216 more words

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"There is never enough singing" by Martin Luther

“As long as we live, there is never enough singing.”

–Martin Luther, Luther’s Works, Vol. 16: Lectures on Isaiah: Chapters 1-39 (ed. Jaroslav Jan Pelikan, Hilton C. 11 more words

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STEEPLES

wanted to write
erotic poetry
but feared an
army of
stern priests
gone
101st airborne
parachuting
down

odds on one
hitting a
big miss
(sexually… 7 more words

Poetry