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There is one thing we need never be afraid of, namely, that the devil will ever tempt us to be humble. He may delude us in the practice of other virtues; indiscreet zeal, for instance, or the desire to devote our time solely to prayer.
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How many wish to belong entirely to Jesus without reserve or restriction? Most want to serve two masters, to be under two standards. A union of wordliness and devotion; a perpetual succession of sins and repentance; something given to grace, more to nature; fervour and tepidity by turns.
“Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.”- CS Lewis
The DEAF PROTEST 2015 is all about testing point and I support the protest against the flawed due process and I believe that is what the protest is all about, and it has two demands, to have Deaf people bow out and the oppression to resume afresh after future Deaf citizens and returned citizens. 266 more words
Starting from the position of needing to remediate the wasteland we lived on, but knowing next to nothing about gardening, I wanted to develop a garden with lush flowers, abundant produce, weather protection and a mystical threshold. 493 more words
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Don’t be stingy in giving praise, particularly with the young.
If in a community there is some sister not as edifying as she might be, but who after a retreat makes an effort to rise, be ever the one to encourage and to hold out a helping hand.