Religion

braver than me

braver than me

on December 1, 2020, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

by Rory | Sunday, Nov 29, 2015 I am fiercely protective of my wife. Any man would be.  With all she’s going through, I only want her to be seen in a good light.  So, though I’m only an amateur with a camera, I try to use my lens and words to lift Joey up. Like any woman, my wife is self-conscious […]

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Saudi Arabia and the Politics of Famine

Saudi Arabia and the Politics of Famine

on December 1, 2020, 6:00 AM / in International News, Religion

The Death of the Yemenis by: Eric Metaxas &  Roberto Rivera   |   BreakPoint A humanitarian crisis unlike any we’ve seen in decades is unfolding in Yemen. And it’s being caused by an “ally” of the U.S. The assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has shone a spotlight on the brutality of the Saudi regime. In particular, it has caused people to revisit their […]

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The Crooked Path

The Crooked Path

on December 1, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

  Thus says the LORD to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have held, to subdue nations before him; and I will (1) loose the armor of kings,(2) to open before him the two-leaved gates; and the gates shall not be shut; (3) I will go before you, and (4) make the crooked places straight: (Isa 45:1-3) So […]

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Dead Ducks Don’t Flutter

Dead Ducks Don’t Flutter

on December 1, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

  Many years ago, a wealthy man went duck hunting with a hired hand named Sam. They took a horse and carriage, and along the way a rim came off one of the wheels. As Sam hammered it back on, he accidentally hit his finger. Instantly he let go with some bad words. He quickly fell to his knees, asking […]

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Why Did Christ Come?

on December 1, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

At this season called Christmas, amid the frenzied commercialism, which has distracted the attention of the multitude, how many give serious thought to the things, which this holiday is intended to represent? Do we ask ourselves what do we celebrate? Yes, a few do and of this few, only a few get the entire answer. We say that we are […]

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LIVING THE LIFE OF FAITH

on November 29, 2020, 6:26 AM / in Religion

“Grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord, as His divine power has given to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of Him who called us by glory and virtue,” 2 Peter 1:2-3 Peter understood what it meant to put our faith in the Word of […]

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Prayer Targets: “Rights of Conscience Inalienable”; Equality Act; Caravan; Military Transgender Politics

on November 29, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Born and raised in Massachusetts, little-known Elder John Leland (1754-1841) was a key figure in the history of American religious liberty. Self-educated, he received a “sign from God” and set out as a traveling evangelist, becoming a Baptist. In 1776 he was called to Virginia to preach and became a leader in the struggle for religious liberty from Virginia’s Anglican […]

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Breath and Brevity

on November 29, 2020, 5:58 AM / in Religion

“All the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be.”  Psalm 139:16 Mom, my sisters, and I waited by Dad’s bed as his breaths became shallower and less and less frequent—until they were no more. Dad was a few days shy of eighty-nine when he slipped quietly into the life beyond where […]

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Staging the world’s largest cornucopia: Is “belief in an afterlife” a “malignant delusion”?

Staging the world’s largest cornucopia: Is “belief in an afterlife” a “malignant delusion”?

on November 27, 2020, 7:24 AM / in Religion

By Dr. Jim Denison Americans spend $800 million a year on Thanksgiving turkeys, according to Forbes. Eighty million of us watched NFL games yesterday as well. However, it takes an estimated nine hours for a 180-pound adult to walk off an average three thousand-calorie Thanksgiving meal. In other words, we will do well to do more than watch television today. We could […]

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Christians Called to Politics

Christians Called to Politics

on November 27, 2020, 6:19 AM / in National News, Religion

By Kelly Taylor-Holt Acknowledging that Christians are losing the culture war, The Liberty Pastors Training Camp met to teach pastors how to fight back. “What part of your life is Jesus Christ not the Lord over?”  So opened the Liberty Pastors Training Camp (LPTC) conference on August 29. Paul Blair, senior pastor of Fairview Baptist Church in Edmond, Oklahoma, delivered the above […]

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Actress Doesn’t Want To Live Anymore & Cries Out to God, Gets Sign She Was Asking For

Actress Doesn’t Want To Live Anymore & Cries Out to God, Gets Sign She Was Asking For

on November 27, 2020, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

By Amanda Thomason  |  Liftable  Sometimes fame and Christianity don’t seem to mesh well. So much of the life that follows celebrity status counters people’s views of Christianity. Despite the difficulty, there are still plenty of actors and actresses whose faith is well known: Stars who are not afraid or ashamed of keeping their spiritual allegiance front and center. Andrea Logan White of […]

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As One Small Candle May Light a Thousand…

As One Small Candle May Light a Thousand…

on November 26, 2020, 7:41 AM / in Religion

“To … the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or that will be.” “Enter His gates with thanksgiving, and His courts with praise. Give thanks to Him and praise His name. For the LORD is good and His love endures forever; His faithfulness continues through all generations.” —Psalm 100:4-5 Fellow Patriots, the din of contentious media […]

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IF YOU PUT WORDS INTO GOD’S MOUTH..

on November 26, 2020, 7:40 AM / in Opinion, Religion

The Bible specifically warns against adding to or taking away from God’s Word.  Once again, a man who thinks he’s God’s gift to Christianity tells me he has nothing to worry about because he’s going to be raptured out before the Great Tribulation takes place.  Oh boy… Let me explain something that should be obvious:  If you put words into […]

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GIVE THANKS IN EVERYTHING

GIVE THANKS IN EVERYTHING

on November 26, 2020, 7:09 AM / in Religion

“They do not say in their heart, “Let us now fear the Lord our God, Who gives rain, both the former and the latter, in its season. He reserves for us the appointed weeks of the harvest.” Jeremiah 5:24 Today we gather to reflect on the blessings God gave us over the past year. But in most families today, Thanksgiving […]

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Happy Thanksgiving wishes, and a prayer request for America..

on November 26, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

First, the prayer request, since it relates to Thanksgiving morning… As seems to be its custom for about the last fifteen years or so, the FBI issues warnings of possible terrorist threats, attacks, and activities around major holidays.  Unfortunately, it’s hard to tell if this is based on legitimate intelligence they have obtained, mere suspicions, or downright announcements of state […]

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Give Thanks And Remember

Give Thanks And Remember

on November 26, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

    Do not forget to do good and to share, for with such sacrifices God is well pleased. —Hebrews 13:16 One of today’s most popular syndicated newspaper columns is “Dear Abby.” Started in 1956 by Abigail Van Buren, the advice column is written today by her daughter Jeanne Phillips. In a recent edition, she included this Thanksgiving Prayer written […]

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Thanksgiving in a Troubled Land

on November 26, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln called for three National Days of Prayer. First, he called for a day of Humiliation, Fasting and Prayer to be observed on April 30. Perceiving the bloody battle of Gettysburg to be a turning point in the war, he called for a Day of Thanksgiving to be observed on August 6. Finally, he called for […]

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Welcome To Thanksgiving

Welcome To Thanksgiving

on November 26, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Thanksgiving Day in the United States is a time to offer thanks to the God of the Giving, of family gatherings and holiday meals. A time of turkeys, stuffing, and pumpkin pie. A time for Indian corn, holiday parades and giant balloons and football. Always football. Throughout the history of this county there have been difficult times, but even in […]

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Countdown to a new beginning

on November 26, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Opinion, Religion

God’s Kingdom Ministries Now that the midterm elections are past, the investigations into voter fraud have begun in California, Texas, and Florida—and perhaps other places as well. In Los Angeles, they are saying that the Democrats bribed a lot of homeless people and put their signatures on ballots. Nine people have already been charged with fraud. https://conservativedailypost.com/nine-people-charged-in-california-voter-fraud-scheme/ Four in Texas […]

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How do You Know When to Bend

How do You Know When to Bend

on November 25, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

”  Thus says the LORD to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have held, to subdue nations before him; and I will  (1) loose the armor of kings,(2) to open before him the two-leaved gates; and the gates shall not be shut; (3) I will go before you, and (4) make the crooked places straight: (Isa  45:1-3) So I ask you, […]

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