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In Between Two

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During the American civil war between the north and south a soldier who was uncertain as to where his loyalties lied decided to adopt a solution which he considered to be wise: Just before the battle began he dressed himself with the blue blazer (that of the north) and gray trousers (that of the south) and so went to join […]

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A New Year: A Fresh Start

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A new year often prompts us to make good resolutions about the future. I wonder if we would want to change things in our lives if a convincing preacher challenged us with the message ‘prepare to meet your God, because he is about to come here!’ In Luke we read about John the Baptist, a compelling and unusual preacher with […]

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The Power Of Forgiveness

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During the civil war in Korea, a Korean Christian was arrested and sentenced to death. When the commander found out that this man was in change of an orphanage, he changed his mind about the sentence. He decided to make this man witness the execution of his nineteen-year-old son who was to die instead of him. Years later the commander […]

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Thoughts to Resist

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“Who can say, ‘I have kept my heart pure; I am clean and without sin’?” (Proverbs 20:9) Many theologians hold the view that the age through which we are passing lacks a sense of sin. The modern passion for realism urges us to gloss, not to idealize and not to romanticize. You have only to open an autobiography written by […]

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I am free…?

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“There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.” Proverbs. 14:12. Nowadays it is so commonplace for young people to leave home to lead their own life, even before they have completed their educa­tion or professional training, that we have grown accustomed to it. They seek indepen­dence and freedom to […]

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One Way

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TO LIFE: (Jesus said) “Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life and only a few find it.” “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will […]

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The Good News of Christmas

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For many people Christmas is the loneliest time of the year. Many people face personal crises. You may be facing a crisis this Christmas. You may have a problem with your marriage, with your children, or with your job. You may have an addiction to drugs or alcohol. You may be facing illness or death of loved one. And many […]

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Make me like Joe!

Make me like Joe!

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Joe was a drunk who was miraculously converted at a mission. Prior to his conversion, he had gained the reputation of being a dirty wino for whom there was no hope, only a miserable existence in the ghetto. But following his conversion to a new life with God, everything changed. Joe became the most caring person that anyone associated with […]

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The Meaning of Easter

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Το the world it means that the perfect plan of salvation has been provided… “Ι declare unto you the gospel… that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures; and that He was buried, and that He rose again the third day according to the Scriptures.” (Ι Corinthians 5:1-4) “But God commendeth His love toward us, in that, while […]

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A happy new year!

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“What is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?” (Matthew 16:26) “Happy New Year!” How often have we heard this wish expressed recently! Maybe we have also wished others all the best for the coming year. It sometimes amounts to a superficial, mean­ingless formula that we say without thinking. There was a […]

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