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Mary Elizabeth Hammberg, Ed’s wife, had been thinking for several weeks about him. They had talked fairly often, but since her father had insisted she come back home until Ed straightened himself out, she had been confused about her role and her future. 845 more words

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How to start a church

What if there were no church in Borger, how would you start one?

I knew of a man that became a Christian. The way that he learned the truth was very motivational. 1,462 more words

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The Natural Man vs. the Spiritual Man

But a natural man does not accept the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him; and he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually appraised. 26 more words

The Church

LENT: Cross And Church, by Evelyn Underhill

From The School of Charity

In his letter to the Romans, we find Saint Paul asking his converts if they realize what it means to be part of the church.   339 more words

Christianity

LENT: Worship And The Saints, by Evelyn Underhill

From Worship

Christian worship is never a solitary undertaking.  Both on its visible and invisible sides, it has a thoroughly social and organic character.  The worshiper, however lonely in appearance, comes before God as a member of a great family; part of the Communion of Saints, living and dead.   264 more words

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LENT: Worship And Revelation, by Evelyn Underhill

From Worship

Genuine Christian worship, whatever its special emphasis may be, always requires as its foundation belief in the one Holy and Eternal God, the Being of Beings, the “Maker, Lover, and Keeper” of all life; utterly transcendent to His creation, and yet fully present with and in it, besetting, sustaining, molding – above all loving – all that is made.   370 more words

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LENT: Introduction to Lent — Almsgiving, by Mike Aquilina

From the website: Catholic Education Resource Center

Of the three marks of Lent – prayer, fasting and almsgiving – almsgiving is surely the most neglected. 1,260 more words

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