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Devotionals

No Room

Some of the saddest words on earth are: “We don’t have room for you.” Jesus knew the sound of those words. He was still in Mary’s womb when the innkeeper said, “We don’t have room for you.” (Luke 2:7) And when he was hung on the cross, wasn’t the message one of utter rejection? “We don’t have room…

Unnecessary Messes

A lot of us make unnecessary messes. But we can change that. May I make a suggestion? Before you face the world, face your Father. Take this “pocket prayer:” “Father. . .You are good. Your heart is good.” The words come slowly at first, but stay at it… “Your ways are right. The weather’s bad, the…

The kingdom of God is near

"The time has come," he said. "The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!" Mark 1:15

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Only 24 Hours!

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Sometimes being busy seems like the theme of our lives, and it’s overwhelming. At other times, telling people we’re busy makes it sound like we matter – as if we are extra important. Either way, a crazy busy life isn’t what God intended when He sent His Son to give us life to the full. Who better…

Strome van lewende water

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Stephan Joubert ondersoek in Strome van lewende water 365 kerntekste oor die Heilige Gees en wys hoe dit vandag nog relevant is vir die moderne gelowige. Keer terug na die waarhede van die Woord en leef voluit as gelowige onder die bestuur van God se Gees!

Leer jou kind hoe om te bid

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Om kinders te leer hoe hulle moet leef, hoe hulle God kan leer ken en hoe hulle Hom kan volg, is die verantwoordelikste werk in die heelal. En om hulle te leer bid, is een van die belangrikste fasette van hierdie grootmaakproses. In Leer jou kind hoe om te bid gee Rick Osborne in drie afdelings vir…

Inspirational Stories

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Do You Believe

I don't believe in God. That is the last thing I remember saying. Let me start at the beginning. I am married to a wonderful woman. We have been trying and trying to have a baby…
Daddy's Driving

Daddy's Driving

A speaker (Dr. Wan) has once shared his experience: While his family and he were in Europe, there was once that they need to drive 3 days continuously, day and night, to get…
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Do All The…

Someone advised, "If you can't be kind, at least have the decency to be vague." You've probably heard it said that it's nice to be important, but it's important to be nice. And…

Mobile Phones Linked to Public Assaults

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Make it your ambition to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business and to work with…

Beyond the Storm

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It was evening as I climbed aboard the jumbo jet. I was tired. It had been a hectic,…

Just CHILL

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An Appalachian folk story tells of two friends who went coon hunting. They treed a coon…

Charm School

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A well-to-do woman sipped tea with a younger and not-so-well-heeled acquaintance on the…

No Encouragement

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Alexandra Kropotkin, in an article titled, "Homemade", described the death of her friend…

Songs In The Night

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Ludwig van Beethoven, one of the world's greatest musicians, was born into a musical…

Afrikaanse Artikels

Thankfulness

A good king in Spain known as Alfonso XIX learned that the boys who served in his court were forgetting to pray before their meals. So he decided to teach them a lesson. He gave a…
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Wees versigtig…

As iemand na jou toe kom met 'n persoonlike probleem, vra die volgende vrae: Wat dink jy het die probleem veroorsaak? Wat het jy daaromtrent gedoen? Op watter Skrifgedeeltes maak…
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Berei jouself gedurig voor

Dawid het nie meteens 'n goeie skut geword to Goliat opgedaag het nie; nog minder 'n…
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Help, I Have Lost My Mind (again!)

"For who hath known the mind of the Lord, that he may instruct him? But we have the mind…
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The Meantime

The timer on the wall behind the counter ticked away the seconds as my food order was…
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Eer Sy Naam

Die jong doopouers het oor hulle babaseuntjie se naam gestry. Die ma wou haar pa vernoem…
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Our all-knowing God

The following questions are actual reference queries reported by American and Canadian…

Artikels deur Johann de Jager

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Mr Fischer

Mister Ficher, Mister Peter Fischer was 'n regte Engelse heer, met 'n swaar Skotse aksent het enige nuwe boertjie in Kimberley gesukkel om hom altyd te verstaan. Maar hy was 'n regte ou gentleman. Tee gedrink stiptelik om vier uur, 'n very prim en…
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Berei reg voor en volhard

Die doel van basiese opleiding in ‘n weermag is nie uitsluitlik om jou net die basiese vaardigheid te gee van wapenhantering, skiet–, veldkuns en soortgelyke goed nie, maar om ‘n groot doel, wat enige troepie seker nooit sal en wil verstaan nie, te…
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Geestelike dwelms en penwortels

Ek sukkel om aan die gang te kom, dit voel so vir my of ek op almal se tone trap met elke probeer slag, en ek is nou regtig nie lus om elke sin te verduidelik nie, of altans voel of ek moet nie. Seker dié dat ek vir die soveelste maal oorbegin. Ek…
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Klou vas!

Ek kan my altyd verkyk aan hierdie kleintjies wat ewe gedwee en met groot ogies die hele wêreld hier van onder die ma af beloer. Die ma kan maar gaan waar sy wil, swiep deur die bome of gallop op die grond, boetietjie klou vir Afrika. Ek het een…
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Zoeloe-impie

Ek word so te sê elke dag daaraan herhinner. Dis ‘n beeld wat ek nooit ooit in my lewe sal vergeet nie. Joné (ons jongste dogter) was op daardie tydstip in Graad 7 gewees. Ek het haar die oggend by die skool afgelaai en weggery. ‘n Blok verder moes…
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Maak die "swop"

Jare gelede was ek deur my regiment aangewys om saam met 'n klompie ouens ons regiment te verteenwoordig by die 75 bestaansherdenking van die Weermag in die Kaap. Die aand voor die tyd sit ons Samajoor in ons tent en hy is besig om sy skoene te…

Humor

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Gatiep’s Car problems Gatiep tried to sell his old car. He was having a lot of problems selling it, because the car had 250,000 kilos on it. One day he mentioned his problem to a…

In Need of Rain /…

In Need of Rain I used to be a manager at a toy store. A few years back, during the height of the Furby craze, I overheard one of my cashiers say to a customer, "We haven't had…
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Excerpts from requests sent to landlords 1. The toilet is blocked and we cannot bathe the children until it is cleared. 2. This is to let you know that there is a smell coming…

Humor 12/04/13

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The Truth Log The first mate on a ship decided to celebrate with a bit of stowed-away…

Humor 25/11/2011

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4 Year Old Rider Mother asks little Johnny, as they wait for the bus, to tell the driver…

The new Missionary

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A new missionary recruit went to Venezuela for the first time. He was struggling with the…

Humor 06/02/2012

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The Ways of Love My grandmother told me how she ended up marrying Grandpa. She was in her…

Humor 23/05/12

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Realistic Fishing Proverb Give a man a fish and he will eat all day. Teach a man to fish…

Changing clothes, Parent, Try Harder

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Untitled Document Changing clothes There's an old sea story about a ship's captain who…

Wrong Parts, Greener Pastures, Sacrifice, Argument

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Wrong Parts A parts manager for a small electronics shop, had occasion to order part No.…

Humor 19/11/14

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Emergency Message Husband's Message (by cellphone): Honey, I was involved in a car…

Moving out, Babysitting, Coffee maker

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Moving out His aching back made it impossible for my friend's husband to get a decent…

Peter Howe (A Novel and Testimony)

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The Target takes snippets and highlighted events from the Howe family's lives. Following a time line, it illustrates the challenges, trials and tragedies they faced, including the death of their two sons. This book gives a commentary of how the earthly and heavenly realms affect each other.Peter however, weaves Christian fiction into the different aspects of his own true personal journey.

Their faith developed and grew throughout all the tragedies they experienced, and blossomed into the life they now live serving God and ministering to others.

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Words of Wisdom

Words of Wisdom

Lê jou daarop toe om jou tot beskikking van God te stel as 'n arbeider wat die goedkeuring van God wegdra, 'n arbeider wat hom vir sy werk nie hoef te skaam nie, wat die woord van die waarheid suiwer verkondig. (2 Timoteus 2:15 Afr83)

JESAJA 59:1

Die arm van die Here is nie te kort om te help nie en sy oor is nie te doof om te hoor nie. JESAJA 59:1

Inspirational Quote

Inspirational Quote

"The Holy Scriptures are our letters from home." St. Augustine of Hippo

Inspirational Quote

"Salt, when dissolved in water, may disappear, but it does not cease to exist. We can be sure of its presence by tasting the water. Likewise, the indwelling Christ, though unseen, will be made evident to others from the love which he imparts to us." — Sadhu Sundar Singh

Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts

Ottors sleep while holding hands (paws)

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You cannot think of an English word to rhyme with the word “month” because there isn’t one.

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Humor Quotes

Humor Quote

On your birthday, send a thank you card to your mom.

Valentines day

If it is not Valentines day and you see a man in a flower shop, you can probably start up a conversation by asking, 'What did you do?'