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Tenacity

 

Tenacity is the ability to hang on when letting go appears most attractive – Anonymous

Let us hold fast our confession, for He who promised is faithful – Hebrews… 3,497 more words

Lana Meredith

Grace for stress

How do you deal with stress? I’m talking about pressures from people, or deadlines, many hours of work, pushing against the opposition. Where can you find release? 245 more words

Library

Stories of Charitable Christians - WIF Religion

Inspiring Stories

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Charitable Christians

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We recently told you about ten of the most-inspiring stories in history featuring Muslims. Awesome as that article was, no one single religion has a monopoly on virtue. 2,698 more words

Education

A Bill Worth Fighting For

MAY / JUNE 2014: BY HANNAH PRICE

Most people know the classic hymn Amazing Grace, even if they’re not Christians, and the story behind it as well. 904 more words

Film

The great work of God

One of the great scenes in the movie, “Amazing Grace” (a story about William Wilberforce), is Wilberforce consulting with his old pastor, John Newton. Wilberforce had been contemplating a call into ministry or his work in parliament as the path of his life. 293 more words

Culture

On Chelsea and slavery.....49/100

The Chelsea Flower show. The scramble for tickets, the hype, the rumours, the controversy, the Queen’s nod of approval, the breath holding for medals, the summer dresses and the rain, so often the rain, No, I am not being sarcastic. 821 more words

A Man of Integrity: Amazing Grace

SEPT / OCT 2012: BY CARISSA HORTON

In the late 1700s, a man named William Wilberforce came on the political scene of England. He would one day be almost single-handedly responsible for the abolition of the slave trade in England. 808 more words

Film