Religion

Time To Review

Time To Review

on October 4, 2018, 6:04 AM / in Religion

Certainly every man at his best state is but vapor. —Psalm 39:5 At the age of 64, British novelist William Somerset Maugham decided that he had better write his autobiography, even though his health was still good. He did so and titled it The Summing Up. But why sum up your life at 64? “An occasional glance at the obituary […]

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Satan’s Logic

Satan’s Logic

on October 2, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Satan answered the Lord and said, “Does Job fear God for nothing?” —Job 1:9 What happens if you rewrite the story of The Three Little Pigs from the wolf’s point of view? Teacher and author Jon Scieszka thought children would be fascinated by such a revision. He was right. His book The True Story of the Three Little Pigs quickly […]

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A Christian Response to the Kavanaugh/Ford Debacle

A Christian Response to the Kavanaugh/Ford Debacle

on October 1, 2018, 7:23 AM / in Opinion, Religion

By Peter Heck I haven’t spoken or written excessively about the sordid confirmation saga of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. Besides a column applauding Mitch McConnell for locating his spine and demanding an end to what has become a political theater of the absurd, and a piece expressing shocked appreciation for Lindsey Graham’s righteous indignation at the exploitation of both Judge Kavanaugh […]

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Bad Faith, Good Faith

Bad Faith, Good Faith

on September 30, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

[Abraham] did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of God, but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God. Romans 4:20 “You gotta have faith,” people say. But what does that mean? Is any faith good faith? “Believe in yourself and all that you are,” wrote one positive thinker a century ago. “Know that there is something inside […]

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For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

on September 28, 2018, 6:00 AM / in History, Religion

In my Saturday morning listening to The World News Briefing I just have to share it with WGEN readers – especially those who are Believers.  This weeks talk was on the U.N. meetings – and towards the end of the program (around the 35 minute spot)  they really get into what is going on in the Mid East and the […]

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A CALL TO PRAYER

on September 27, 2018, 7:10 AM / in Religion

The article originally posted at Dutchsheets.org “But you need to be aware that in the final days the culture of society will become  extremely fierce and difficult for the people of God. People will be self-centered lovers of themselves and obsessed with money. They will boast of great things as they strut around in their arrogant pride and mock all […]

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True Riches

True Riches

on September 27, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Luke 12:34 At the memorial service for my friend’s dad, someone said to her, “Until I met your father, I didn’t know a person could have fun while helping others.” Her dad contributed his part in helping to build the kingdom of God through serving people, laughing and loving, […]

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The Cemetery Walk

The Cemetery Walk

on September 26, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

My brethren, do not hold the faith of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory, with partiality. —James 2:1 On my way home from high school I often walked by one cemetery and cut through another. I was intrigued by the grave markers, for they revealed the social status of each person who had died. Near the cemetery entrances […]

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Is Jesus God?

on September 24, 2018, 5:33 AM / in Religion

I can’t urge readers any more  to please visit this web page and watch this one video by Pastor Adrian Rogers –  Topic is: Is Jesus God? https://www.lightsource.com/ministry/love-worth-finding/ If you know any that are Jehovah Witnesses, this is a must to watch and learn from. I find that all of this man’s sermons are messages that should be preached in […]

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sand and water

sand and water

on September 23, 2018, 6:00 AM / in People, Religion

By Rory A very special thanks to Jackie for reminding us…… “I will see you in the light of a thousand suns… and I will hear you in the sound of the waves …Solid stone is just sand and water baby… sand and water and a million years gone by” Joey’s family came here to Tennessee last weekend.   Her mama […]

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Words for the Weary

Words for the Weary

on September 23, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Sovereign Lord has given me a well-instructed tongue, to know the word that sustains the weary. Isaiah 50:4 A few days after his father died, 30-year-old C. S. Lewis received a letter from a woman who had cared for his mother during her illness and death more than two decades earlier. The woman offered her sympathy for his loss […]

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The Gates of Worship

The Gates of Worship

on September 22, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. Psalm 100:4 When you enter some of the greatest cities in the world, you can encounter famous gates such as the Brandenburg Gate (Berlin), the Jaffa Gate (Jerusalem), and the gates at Downing Street (London). Whether the gates were built for defensive […]

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Fiery Trials

Fiery Trials

on September 21, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds. James 1:2 Fire can be one of the worst enemies of trees. But it can also be helpful. Experts say that small, frequent fires called “cool” fires clean the forest floor of dead leaves and branches but don’t destroy the trees. They leave behind ashes, […]

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Finishing Well

Finishing Well

on September 20, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. —2 Timothy 4:7 I read a humorous story about a bloodhound. He started chasing a deer but a fox crossed his path, so he started chasing the fox instead. After a while, a rabbit crossed his path, so the hound chased the rabbit. Yet […]

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Mystery Babylon’s lawful obligation

on September 19, 2018, 8:27 AM / in Religion

With all that is going on in this world today – I would hope that some of you would check this site daily:      https://gods-kingdom-ministries.net/daily-weblogs/ I am posting this link as it goes with the following one on  Mystery Babylon. https://gods-kingdom-ministries.net/daily-weblogs/2018/09-2018/the-elisha-ministry-casts-out-jezebel/ https://gods-kingdom-ministries.net/daily-weblogs/2018/09-2018/mystery-babylons-lawful-obligation/ Mystery Babylon’s lawful obligation Sep 18, 2018 Mystery Babylon, by its very definition, rules by secrecy. That is what […]

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Upward Escape

Upward Escape

on September 19, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

He makes my feet like the feet of deer, and sets me on my high places. —Psalm 18:33 The bighorn sheep in Colorado’s Rocky Mountain National Park will often allow visitors to approach them from below and take close-up photos. But don’t try to get above them or the entire herd will run away. The bighorns’ escape route from predators […]

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Making Preparations

Making Preparations

on September 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

If I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am. John 14:3 As we viewed my father-in-law’s body in his casket at the funeral home, one of his sons took his dad’s hammer and tucked it alongside his folded hands. Years later, when […]

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And from our Best Buds at the MidSouth Sentinel

And from our Best Buds at the MidSouth Sentinel

on September 18, 2018, 6:00 AM / in International News, Opinion, Religion

Sundays With The Sentinel: “political correctness is ultimately anti-Christian and……evil.  Renounce it.” The Founding Fathers held truth in high regard, as evidenced by the passage in the absolutely brilliant Declaration of Independence which says “we hold these truths to be self-evident; that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among […]

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Prayer for Pastor Brunson and his wife Norine.

on September 17, 2018, 6:23 AM / in People, Religion

I have a short, but urgent prayer request: pray for Pastor Andrew Brunson, who remains in Turkey as he awaits trial on false charges of espionage. A note was passed to me from a member of Pastor Brunson’s family. As you may recall, Pastor Brunson was recently released from prison but placed under house arrest in Turkey. There are reports […]

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Above The Crowd

Above The Crowd

on September 17, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Many will say to Me in that day, “Lord, Lord, have we not . . . done many wonders in Your name?” —Matthew 7:22 When the steeple of a local church caught fire after being struck by lightning, firefighters had a difficult time putting out the blaze. The crew had to haul heavy hoses up three flights of stairs to […]

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