Killing Thanksgiving Recently, I conducted a brief study of thanksgiving in the Bible. Since there is some dispute about the location of the first official Thanksgiving on American soil, I thought perhaps I could help reduce hostilities by finding proof of an ancient Thanksgiving service recorded in scripture. I did, indeed discover some good candidates, […]

via Growing Kingdom People – Killing Thanksgiving — storiesofvalue

Growing Kingdom People – Killing Thanksgiving — storiesofvalue

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Series: My favourite texts. Eph 2:8-10. For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, 9 not a result of works, so that no one may boast. 10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them. If I’m honest, every day there’s […]

via God’s poetry — The God Walk

God’s poetry — The God Walk

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During the winter quarters of college, I can recall more than a few chilly Sunday afternoons when I would curl up like a cat beneath the warm, sunlit square of light on my bed and take a well-earned hour of rest. At other times, light was not always so welcome. After pulling an all-nighter to […]

via The Light: October 2019 Scripture Writing Plan — Elihu’s Corner

The Light: October 2019 Scripture Writing Plan — Elihu’s Corner

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“There was a day when many of the Israelites found themselves in bondage in Babylon. There was a king of Babylon by the name of Nebuchadnezzar, you read about him a good deal in the book of Daniel, and it stands as an epic that will remain stenciled on the mental sheets of unfolding generations. […]

via “But if not…” -A Sermon by Rev. King — Hello, neighbor.

“But if not…” -A Sermon by Rev. King — Hello, neighbor.

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