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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…

God’s Presence

Depression can buckle the knees of the best of us, and a pastor’s wife is no exception. Years ago my wife, Denalyn, battled depression. Every day was gray. Her life was loud and busy—two kids in elementary school, a third in kindergarten, and a husband who didn’t know how to get off the airplane…

Because He cares

Cast all your anxiety on him [God] because he cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7 Isn't it absolutely incredible that the God who made the universe cares about us and our needs, hurts, and fears! So let's trust that he will do what is best for us and show it by living for him! Loving Father and Almighty…


I Will Sing with Joy

I Will Sing with Joy is a large-print compilation of 366 daily devotions by popular author Nina Smit. She touches on themes such as: Living close to God; relationships; spreading the Good News; honoring and glorifying God; suffering; and characteristics of God’s children. I Will Sing with Joy shows…

Die waarnemer

Die waarnemer is 'n fassinerende verhaal en 'n unieke kombinasie tussen fiksie en inspirasie. Dit vertel die merkwaardige lewensverhaal van Andy Andrews, 'n eens hawelose jong man wat vandag beskou word as een van die mees invloedryke mense in Amerika.( Lees meer )

Gee My jou hart

Gee My jou hart sal elke leser opnuut laat besef wat dit beteken om waarlik die bruid van Christus te wees. Elza Meyer bespreek hierdie intimiteits­ver­hou­ding tussen God en gelowiges aan die hand van temas soos “Die diepte van God se verbondsliefde” en “Die lewe van die bruid”. (Lees meer)

Inspirational Stories

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You Have A…

Mind, body, spirit…. it's all important. Healthy and whole people are interested in all three areas. But I suspect I too often take my body for granted. Oh, I eat pretty well and…

Patience In…

Have you ever noticed that other people’s forgetfulness can try your patience? As a college professor, I find my patience stretched when a student forgets to do an assignment…
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The King's…

Untitled Document Once a king had a great highway built for the members of his kingdom. After it was completed, but before it was opened to the public, the king decided to have a…

Hang In There

Nicolo Paganini was a well-known and gifted nineteenth century violinist. He was also…

The family resemblance

The following ideas about science were gleaned from essays, exams, and classroom…

Car crash

Late Beth called Radio Station CFRB in Toronto during a discussion on angels, to add her…

The Land of Smiles

My husband and I were newly retired and loving it. At a picnic we renewed friendships…

Another Way to Win

Kay Poe and Esther Kim have been best friends since they were seven years old. Among…

A Brokxn Kxy

Evxn though my typxwritxr is an old modxl, it works quitx wxll xxcxpt for onx of the…

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The Spiritual…

So what shall I do? I will pray with my spirit, but I will also pray with my mind; I will sing with my spirit, but I will also sing with my mind. - 1 Corinthians 14:15 How real is…

Sleutels vir…

Konflik in 'n huwelik is baie minder belangrik as hoe jy dit hanteer. Dr. Shae Graham Kosch is al vir 32 jaar getroud en beraad paartjies al vir net so lank. Hy sê: "Die meeste…

Wees vasberade!

Dit verg moed om God te volg. Ander mense begrens jou en dis nie maklik om uit te breek…

Heel verhoudings

Die lewe kan soms beskryf word met die baie bekende woorde: geld, goed en geboue. In 'n…

When You Care Enough

Someone has composed the following list of "Cards You'll Never See at Hallmark": "Looking…

Don't show up empty-handed

Joe and Mike had not seen each other in many years. After meeting, they had a long talk…

Moenie tevrede wees met 'n "B" nie

Harvey MacKay vertel die verhaal van 'n professor wat voor 'n klas van 30 senior…

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Die kat op die bed

Daar is 'n een definitiewe reël waarvan ek nie afwyk op 'n bed nie. Dit is eenvoudig en nie moeilik om na te kom nie. Dit ontlok ongelukkig sonder uitsondering, sou so 'n situasie ontstaan, altyd simpatie (en daardie simpatie kom nie van my af nie).…


Een oggend was Bloemfontein gehul in ‘n miskombers. Vir Bloemfonteiners is dit nie ‘n gereelde ding nie en dit hou so half en half iets misterieus in. (Dalk is dit net ek…) In Pietermaritsburg se omgewing het ek waargeneem dat padtekens spesifiek…


Ek het ‘n paar goedjies langs die pad geleer. ‘n Skaal het ‘n maksimum gewig wat hy kan dra. Wanneer jy ysies in die bed lê en suig, moet nie die TV se afstandbeheer langs die ysie neersit nie. Die petrolliggie in jou motor het ‘n doel. As die kat…
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Wat regtig iets beteken in die lewe

Hierdie volgende gedeelte kom uit die inspirational story; Seattle Special Olympics. What truly matters in this life is helping others win, even if it means slowing down and changing our course. Ry vandag net in die verkeer en neem waar hoe ons op…

Some people just don't get it

Recently I read this story; Two men were taking a coffee break, when an acquaintance rushed in, upset and out of breath. "You won't believe this," he said. "I was almost killed on the way to work this morning." He gasped for breath as he continued:…


Mans kan op verskeie maniere middeljare krisisse beleef. Ek beleef dit in my verbeelding. Waar ander mans vir hulle plat motors of motorfietse aanskaf, het ek vir my 'n petrol aangedrewe "blare blaser" aangeskaf. Die eerste keer toe ek begin wonder…



Somme / Yearly…

Onderwyser: “As ek vir jou twee hasies gee, en nog twee hasies en nog twee, hoeveel sal jy hê?” Jannie: “Sewe, Meneer.” Onderwyser: “Nee, luister mooi. As ek vir jou twee hasies…

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School Excuse At the school where my mother worked, the two first-grade teachers were Miss Paine and Mrs. Hacking. One morning the mother of a student called in the middle of a…

Kids stuff, Second…

Kids stuff JAMES (age 4) was listening to a Bible story. His dad read, "The man named Lot was warned to take his wife and flee out of the city, but his wife looked back and was…

Humor 01/02/13

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The Wedding Dress Betty was soon to be married. More than anything, she wanted to wear…

Laboratory Cells, Rolex and Timex , Answered prayer

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Laboratory CellsMy mother works in a laboratory and is responsible for keeping tissue…

Humor 25/09/13

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True Quotes About Science From Kids - Part 1 ~ One horsepower is the amount of energy it…

Adam And Eve, Instructor, Robbing a bank, Mommy

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Adam And Eve Adam bit the apple and, feeling great shame, covered himself with a fig…

Preparing dinner, Translation, Paltry tips, Virus

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Preparing dinner One night at the dinner table, the wife commented, "When we were first…

Humor 10/10/2012

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Spelling Everyone knows I'm a stickler for good spelling. So when an associate e-mailed…

Admitting, Indicator, From home, Cost of living

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Admitting A husband and wife were involved in a petty argument, both of them unwilling to…

Ashamed of what, Hurry and Sign Up

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Ashamed of what? Banta Singh went to eat in ramshackle hotel. To his surprise the waiter…

Clever dog, Ringtone, Doctors fee, Anaesthesia

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Clever dog A man went to visit a friend and was amazed to find him playing chess with…

Peter Howe (A Novel and Testimony)


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)


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

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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)

Interesting Facts #946

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?'