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The Paradox of Discipleship

Used with permission During Jesus Christ’s earthly ministry, many followed Him wherever He went. From place to place, multitudes followed Jesus Christ for what they could get from Him. People were captivated by Jesus’ provision of food, His healing of the sick, and other marvelous works He did for them. But Jesus knew their hearts.

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News on using Marijuana

In October 2018, the new laws on marijuana came into effect, making it perfectly legal for Canadians to buy and use marijuana as a recreational drug.  However, the US Federal Government has recently said that it may issue a lifetime ban on entering the US for EVERYONE who uses marijuana, or that works in the

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Seventy times Seven

Used with permission The phrase “seventy times seven” is recorded in Matthew 18:21-22 when Peter asked Jesus Christ, “Lord, how oft shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? Till seven times?” This question followed after that Jesus laid down the rules or principles on discipline in the church (Matthew 18:15-20). Did Jesus

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The Handyman’s Secret Weapon

Back on April 11, 1970, the Apollo 13 spacecraft was launched into outer space with the goal of landing on the moon.  Two days into the mission, an oxygen tank aboard the spacecraft exploded, crippling one of the modules!  The explosion exposed the 3-man crew to lethal levels of C02 gas! Dozens of Nassau’s greatest

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The Beauty of Waiting

Used with permission We live in a society where most things are fast. We have fast food, fast internet, fast lane, right turn on a red light, park and go, drop and pick up laundry, honking at someone who drives slowly, speeding tickets, etc. Some of these are not wrong but the downside is we

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What Will It Really Be Like?

The northern California town of Keswick was established in 1896 and has always been a pretty little place to live.  Here is a recent picture (photo top), courtesy of Google Maps. However, on July 23, a huge forest fire broke out (called the Carr Fire) which has, so far, burned 361 km2, including the entire

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Seeking God’s Approval

Used with permission Approval is a word that people seek for, especially when they are involved in something. We sometimes base our success by the approval of men. We feel uneasy if we find that people don’t approve of our actions. That’s why we try to fix that thinking so that they may agree with

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The Lion and the Lamb

A model-maker in Japan has created a line of the most amazingly-realistic, wearable animal heads, using synthetic materials. (Photo) The artist’s name is Kamonohashizokei and he sells his head masks for about $3,000 CDN each. For this old world, this is about how close they will ever come to the Lion laying down with the

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