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BALAAM AND GOD’S WILL – In the book of Numbers we find the account of a mysterious soothsayer named Balaam had a reputation for having success in divination (receiving hidden knowledge, especially about the future) and incantation (the use of occult demonic power to grant blessing’s or curses) and he was willing to sell his services for all who could pay him his fee. 1,839 more words

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Post 6: Jamaican Lottery Scam: How did this affect the family?

I can only speak for myself and my immediate family.  I was devastated that I could not get through to my mother that this lottery was a lie to get her money, despite my repeated coaching of logic.  357 more words

Jamaican Lottery Scam

The Difference Between Self-Acceptance and Pride

Is self-acceptance the same as pride? And what about self-condemnation?


You were expected to make peace with mediocrity

In the words of James Baldwin, “You were born into a society which spelled out with brutal clarity, and in as many ways as possible, that you were a worthless human being. 200 more words

What do you do when someone needs help?

I will be very careful how I write this. I follow a blog that I’m seriously considering “unfollowing”.

Mostly because I need to say something to this woman but don’t want to do it on her blog. 434 more words


The Doctrine of Balaam & Worldly Christians


the doctrine of Balaam” (Revelation 2:14) – Balaam enticed the Israelites to attend an idolatrous feast and into committing immorality with the Midianites in Numbers chapter 25. 488 more words

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On Driving Drunk: Bloody Idiot

In the terrible, often carefully hidden, mental category of ‘things I have done in the past that I am not proud of, and indeed ashamed of,’ my driving drunk–on many occasions–must take dubious pride of place. 816 more words