What will it profit a man, if he gains the whole world and forfeits his life?

What will it profit a man, if he gains the whole world and forfeits his life?

  Listen to the Daily Reading for August 11, 2016, St. Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians 10:28-33; 11:1-8 BRETHREN, if some one says to you, “This has been offered in sacrifice,” then out of consideration for the man who informed you, and for conscience’s sake – l mean his...

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WEBINAR: Building a Disability-Friendly Church

WEBINAR: Building a Disability-Friendly Church

Everyone is invited to join a free webinar titled Building a Disability-Friendly Church: 7 Practical, Low-Cost Supports that Make a Big Difference, on Aug 21, 2016, at 4:00 PM (GMT-7:00) Pacific Time (US and Canada) The webinar is offered through Removing Barriers, FAITHTREE MINISTRIES, and a team of clergy, doctors, therapists, educators...

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More than you asked for!

More than you asked for!

Have you ever asked your mother or father for a present—maybe for your birthday or for Christmas? Did they give it to you? Did you even get something extra? Sometimes we might get more than we ask for! Today we hear a story from the Bible that almost everybody knows. Jesus was...

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Choose to Succeed—DO It! : Choosing to Thrive in My Circumstances—Part Eight

Choose to Succeed—DO It! : Choosing to Thrive in My Circumstances—Part Eight

Jesus said: “Blessed are those who hear the word of God and keep it!”  Luke 11:28   Good morning Prayer Team! Today’s brief Bible verse is another case of a mis-translation.  The word “filasontes”, which is translated as “keep” in the RSV translation of the Bible can be translated in...

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