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Faith Costs

Mark 14:43 Just as he was speaking, Judas, one of the Twelve, appeared. With him was a crowd armed with swords and clubs, sent from the chief priests, the teachers of the law, and the elders.Yesterday, I received a report from a small community in Nigeria in which a...

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The Greatest Sacrifice

A tear aimlessly rolled down my cheek, dripping off my chin to splatter onto my pant leg. The words echoed through my blank mind: "Why, Lord? Why?"We were in Kingston, Ontario overnight, and would be home from our 3 ½ week trek to New Brunswick and Prince Edward...

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Eph 5:1-2 "Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God." NIVEph 5:15-16 "Be very careful, then, how you live-not as unwise but as wise,...

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I Love You This Much

We used to have a bedtime ritual when my children were small. "I don't love you this much," I'd say, holding my hands a few inches apart, "and I don't love you this much [hands a foot apart now], or this much, or this much" (the gap growing wider until it was as far...

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Real Heroes

On Thursday afternoon, October 28, 2004, Matt Casias was working at his print shop on Santa Fe Drive in Denver , Colorado . He looked out his window and saw a woman being mugged. Three men were assaulting her... struggling with her for her purse.Matt jumped up and ran...

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