Monthly Archives: January 2015

French

CURFEW The word “curfew” comes from the French phrase “couvre-feu”, which means “cover the fire”. It was used to describe the time of blowing out all lamps and candles. It was later adopted into Middle English as “curfeu”, which later … Continue reading

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Famous failures

Famous Failures: • Albert Einstein wasn’t able to speak until he was almost 4 years old and his teachers said he would “never amount to much”. • Michael Jordan after being cut from his high school basketball team, he went … Continue reading

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Grace

We get to heaven through God’s grace and mercy and placing our faith in Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of our sin. Salvation is by faith alone. There is *nothing* we can add to Christ’s finished work on the cross. … Continue reading

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Lists

Lists “He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?” (Micah 6:8) Lists are everywhere. The sports … Continue reading

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Waste

How to Waste Time Look here, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we are going to a certain town and will stay there a year. We will do business there and make a profit.” How do you know what your … Continue reading

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Al Sharpton

AL SHARPTON AT SEARS He was there to protest the fact that almost all of the washing machines were white. So the clerk called the store manager, who asked, “What’s the problem here, Reverend?” Sharpton pointed at the machines and … Continue reading

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Subtle sin

That Subtle Sin Do you know which sin is the subtle enemy of simple faith? Materialism and greed? Anger? Lust? Hypocrisy? No. All of these sins are certainly our enemies, but none of them qualify as subtle enemies. The most … Continue reading

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