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Happy Thanksgiving 2007

Posted: Thursday, November 22nd, 2007 @ 9:44 am in Maiden's World, World of Devotions, World of Holidays | No Comments »

Happy Thanksgiving everyone. Today is a day to give thanks for the blessings God has bestowed on us – for friends, for family, for love, for food, for shelter – for all that He has given us. “Oh Give Thanks unto the Lord for he is good; for his mercy endureth forever” -1 Chronicles 16:34. […]

Am I Selfish?

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2007 @ 2:01 pm in Maiden's World, World of Devotions | 1 Comment »

I was reading Genesis 4:1-15 today – the story of Cain and Abel. I’ve read this story so many times and I always wondered what the problem was. They both brought an offering but only one was accepted – it seemed a totally arbitrary decision on God’s part. But today something jumped out at me. […]

Faith

Posted: Friday, September 7th, 2007 @ 11:49 am in World of Devotions | No Comments »

Faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen – (NRSV) Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen – (NKJV) Faith is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things we hope for, being the proof of things we do not […]