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If I Were a Rich Man

St. Clement of Alexandria, born Titus Flavius Clemens (ca. 150-215), answers the question: Can a wealthy person be saved? In his treatise Who Is the Rich Man That Shall Be Saved?, Clement argues that riches are no obstacle to salvation if one makes good use of them. 382 more words

Religion

Shade Of His Hand (book review)

Most of Oswald Chambers’ books weren’t originally in book form, but were given as lectures or sermons which were recorded in shorthand by his wife. … 281 more words

Dig In

“But don’t just listen to God’s word. You must do what it says. Otherwise, you are only fooling yourselves. For if you listen to the word and don’t obey, it is like glancing at your face in a mirror. 395 more words

Encouragement

Enemy of the People

“It’s all for the children”. In my experience, people enter teaching for a variety of reasons. Yet the single, most over-worked creed to which all teachers are expected to subscribe is this. 952 more words

What battles are made of

They are made of faith and courage, wisdom and tact, exhaustion and blood, dream and vision, perseverance and strategy. It ain’t a monolithic construct. We must be highly adaptable to survive our battles.

Observation

Mini Money Tree: Why I care about millennial's finances

I am a millennial in my late 20s whose goal is to be financially independent. I don’t especially care about being ‘rich’ but what I would like to be is free. 305 more words

Money