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Devotionals

Sight to the Blind

When people are refused access to Christ by those closest to him, the result is empty, hollow religion. Ugly religion. Hard to believe? Yet it happens—even in the church. It happens when a church spends more time discussing the style of its sanctuary than it does the needs of the hungry. It happens…

I am the LORD

"I am the LORD; that is my name! I will not give my glory to another. ... See, the former things have taken place, and new things I declare; before they spring into being, I tell you of them."— Isaiah 42:8-9 (NIV) Thoughts on Today's Verse... No matter what happens over the next few days, months, or…

Bringing salvation

...so Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many people; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him. Hebrews 9:28 Thought Jesus is coming back! Are you ready? Are you waiting? Prayer Come Lord Jesus, your bride awaits you!…

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Een cappuccino en ’n creme soda, asseblief

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Jy is ’n enkelouer. Wat nou? Verstaan mense regtig waardeur jy gaan? Is daar iewers “tips” vir hierdie ding waarvan jy niks weet nie? Dit is hoe Elize Parker, bekende radio-aanbieder, romanskrywer en Huisgenoot-rubriekskrywer, en Magriet Smit, Me. Hoop SA 2015, albei gevoel het ná hul egskeidings.…

Maak wenners van jou mense

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Arnold Mol kyk in Maak wenners van jou mense nuut na verskeie bestuurstyle en bespreek werklike kwessies waarmee maatskappye te kampe het. Praktiese raad en voorbeelde van hoe om elkedagse bestuursuitdagings aan te pak, sorg dat hierdie boek onontbeerlik is in bestuurders se strewe om hulle…

Here, ken U my?

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Deur Bybelse lering en praktiese toepassings onthul Angela Thomas in Here, ken U my? dat gees­te­like ver­vulling nie daarvan afhang of jy jou kan “regruk” nie, maar eerder deur te verstaan dat God ’n plan vir jou het net soos jy is. Kwessies soos “Ek is onsigbaar”, “Ek is gedaan” en “Ek is so…

Inspirational Stories

Touched By An…

Joan Koscal lives in a very small Wisconsin town, and juggles a fulltime job at a bank and the needs of her large family. A few years ago, after working all day, Joan decided to…
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All filled up

I recall reading that a man from Virginia Beach (Virginia, USA) filed a law suit against his hospital. He opted to have surgery in order to lose weight. So he had his stomach…
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Free to be me

I like what Quentin Crisp said about social mobility: "Keeping up with the Joneses was a full-time job with my mother and father. It was not until many years later when I lived…

Rekindling The Flame

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An old lady had been married for many years when suddenly her husband died. This is what…

He is risen

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Margaret Sangster Phippen wrote that in the mid - 1950s her father, British minister W.E.…

Fingerprints of God

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Cheerful Charlie once told me, "There's no feeling like the one you get when you know…

"Gimme that Job"

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There is a story told about a farmer who grew discontent with his farm. He complained…

Ugly the Tomcat

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Everyone in the apartment complex I lived in knew who Ugly was. Ugly was the resident…

Too Busy to Take Heed of Six Warnings

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One account of the Titanic says that ships close by warned them six times that they were…

Afrikaanse Artikels

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Kernwaardes

Kernwaardes is beginsels wat voortdurend aan jou lewe rigting gee. Kernwaardes verduidelik jou optrede en standpunte. Hulle is nie slegs sakestrategieë, kultuurgebruike, of…
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"'n Gelowige…

'n Predikant het siekebesoek by 'n vroutjie gedoen en sy het hom gevra om vir haar genesing te bid. Hy het dit gedoen. Toe vra sy hom om haar uit die rolstoel te help opstaan.…
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A Brokxn Kxy

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

Benaja was een van koning Dawid se "dapper manne". In sy CV staan: "... Benaja was 'n…
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Die lewe is soms soos ‘n krieketwedstryd.

Skoongeboul of been voor paaltjie uitgegee. Dit klink mos onregverdig is my eerste…
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Are You Ready?

As a pastor, I'm often called upon when life "vanishes like a mist." One of the most…
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This is Heaven

An 85-year-old couple, having been married almost 60 years, died in a car crash. They had…

Artikels deur Johann de Jager

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Nie onderhandelbaar

As daar nou een ding waaroor ek nie argumenteer, meriete oorweeg, motiveer, bepeins of wat ook al nie, dan is dit elektrisiteit. Nie die wat die TV, ketel, rekenaar ens aandryf nie, maar 'n oop draad. Die soort waar jy 'n elektriese prop moet aansit…
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Komposhoop

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…
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Live up to your challenges

I was following Britain's Got Talent on the internet after seeing Susan Boyle's performance on YouTube. You would probably know her name by now as she made headlines all over the world and also registered 175 million hits on YouTube. Although her…
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Net een ding

"Gaan jy met hom praat of ek?" Ek sit 'n hanetree van die dokter en die suster af. Hulle staan met hulle rûe na my en hulle skinder van my. "Rede vir u besoek, Mnr de Jager?" Ek en my jongste, Jonè, staan en kyk vir mekaar. "U's gestuur vir 'n…
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Wanindruk

Jare gelede, het ons een keer gaan uitspan by die kus. Vir ‘n binnelander was varswater visvang nog nooit regtig iets wat my belangstelling kon behou nie. Ek dink dit het te make met twee goed. Eerstens is dit vir my sinneloos om visstokke op…
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Griepinspuitings

“Wie moet die inspuiting kry?” vra die Apteker. Ek glimlag en wys eers na my en toe na die res van my gesin wat op parade reg agter my staan. Hy lag en roep twee van sy assistente om te kom help. Ek kom agter die loot vir die beste inspuiter het…

Humor

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Valentine's day,…

Valentine's day After she woke up, a woman told her husband, "I just dreamed that you gave me a pearl necklace for Valentine's day. What do you think it means?" "You'll know…
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Tickets, Teacher,…

"Trip Tickets" Mr. and Mrs. Frobisher had just reached the airport in the nick of time to catch the plane for their two-week's vacation in Majorca. "I wish we'd brought the piano…
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Humor 01/10/2012

Fees Max: "Are you a lawyer? Fred: "Yes, I am." Max: "How much do you charge?" Fred: "R4000 for four questions." Max: "Isn't that terribly expensive?" Fred: "Yes, it is. What's…

The Wedding / Surgery / ‘n Dag af

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The Wedding The Minister noticed the bride was in distress so asked what was wrong. She…

Where's the Road? / Stealing Watermelons / "Rain or Shine"

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Where's the Road? A friend and I were driving in the country looking for an address. We…

Getting to heaven, Gamat, Paid vacation, Application

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Getting to heaven An exasperated mother, whose son was always getting into mischief,…

"Waiter Feedback" / Losing Weight / "Accident Prayer"

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"Waiter Feedback" The diner was furious when his steak arrived too rare. "Waiter," he…

Humor 22/02/14

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Police help While taking a routine vandalism report at an elementary school, I was…

Humor 28/10/14

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Prescription A distraught senior citizen phoned her doctor's office. "Is it true??" she…

The Estimate / "Stockbroker's Secretary" / Ski Lift Trouble

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The Estimate A farmer was hoping to renovate his old barn and called a carpenter in for…

Humor 18/07/2011

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New baptizing It's so dry in Texas that the Baptists are starting to baptize by…

Pregnancy, Job description, Judgement Day, Valuable goods

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Pregnancy I was in my ninth month of pregnancy and feeling very uncomfortable. On top of…

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)

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?'