Archive for February 12th, 2018

Afghan officials: Taliban killed 16 pro-government fighters

on February 12, 2018, 6:09 AM / in International News

By RAHIM FAIEZ | Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan –  Afghan local officials have confirmed an attack over the weekend in southern Helmand province, saying the Taliban there killed 16 pro-government militiamen. Two officials in Helmand say the attack took place on Saturday night. They say the attackers targeted a checkpoint belonging to the pro-government militiamen in Gareshk district. The two officials […]

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Undigested Knowledge

Undigested Knowledge

on February 12, 2018, 6:00 AM / in Religion

If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples.  John 8:31 In his book on language, British diplomat Lancelot Oliphant (1881–1965) observed that many students give correct answers on tests but fail to put those lessons into practice. “Such undigested knowledge is of little use,” declared Oliphant. Author Barnabas Piper noticed a parallel in his own life: “I […]

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