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Devotionals

A Parent’s Prayer

Each year God gives millions of parents a gift, a brand new baby. Like no one else, parents can unlock the door to a child’s uncommonness. As dads, we accelerate or stifle…release or repress, our children’s giftedness. They will spend much of life benefitting or recovering from our influence. But…

Blow off the Cloud Cover

Want to blow the cloud cover off a gray day? Accept God’s direction! It’s exactly what John Bentley did. He and his wife were overseers of an orphanage for abandoned babies in Beijing. Years ago a mother deposited a newborn in a nearby field. No note, no explanation, just $1.25. The Chinese…

God is for you

Paul asks the question in Romans 8:31, “If God is for us, who can be against us?” The question isn’t simply, “Who can be against you?” You could answer that one. Who is against you? Disease, inflation, corruption, exhaustion. Calamities confront, and fears imprison. Were Paul’s question, “Who can…

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Leaders Who Last

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Leaders Who Last moves through three stages of leadership: foundations, formation, and fruitfulness. Concise, anecdotal, and packed with wisdom, this book will help readers aim their ambitions, refine their character, and position themselves to be effective leaders who endure. (Read more)

In die ligkring van sy teenwoordigheid

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Spontane gesprek met God ontspring dikwels uit benoudheid of krisis. Waarom beweeg ons op hierdie manier nader aan God slegs wanneer ons Hom nodig het? Hoekom deel ons nie ook ons vreugdes en jubeling so spontaan met ons Hemelvader nie? Lizette Murray, met haar kenmerkende fyn waarnemingsvermoë,…

Die Stiltetydbybel vir jongmense

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Untitled Document Jy kan met Die Stiltetydbybel vir jongmense die Nuwe Testament in een jaar deurlees. Dié Bybel bevat die hele Nuwe Testament van die Nuwe Lewende Vertaling verdeel in 365 dae met inspirerende oorden-kings wat die lig van God se Woord laat val op jou elkedagse lewe:…

Inspirational Stories

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Unread Letters

A childhood accident caused poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning to lead a life of semi-invalidism before she married Robert Browning in 1846. There’s more to the story. In her youth,…
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Mistakes

Many people love the sweet confection called Milk Duds. It was, however, the product of a mistake. The Hoffman Company of Chicago, the original producers of the product, was…
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Rough…

There was once a not-too-well educated and rather rough man, who, after his conversion, began pestering his minister to give him something to do. He just wanted to work for the…

Die kruis midde in die chaos

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Frank Silecchia, 'n vrywilliger, het na die aanval op die World Trade Center (11…

Compromise

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After you read this you will have a better understanding of what it means to compromise.…

Justice comes from the Lord

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You have likely heard about the 79-year old Albuquerque woman (Stella Liebeck) who bought…

The Goal of Life

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“‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans to prosper you and not…

One Minute Can Change A Life

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During his college years, Rogers spent a summer in an Idaho logging camp. When the…

Just CHILL

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

Afrikaanse Artikels

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As God jou roep

As jy gemeen het jy is nie gekwalifiseerd om deur God gebruik te word nie, verander jou denkwyse! Toe Elia vir Elisa geroep het, was hy besig om te ploeg. Toe Jesus vir Petrus…
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Jy sal deur…

Die Bybel vertel van 'Simson, Jefta, Dawid, Samuel, wat deur te glo koninkryke verower, die reg herstel, verkry [het] wat God beloof het, leeus se bekke toegestop, die gloed van…
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Dink jy aan opgee? Moenie!

George Frideric Handel was 'n musikale wonderwerk. Op een-en-twintig was hy reeds 'n…
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Netwerk

Volgende keer as jy deur die woud stap, dink bietjie aan alles wat onder jou gebeur.…
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God se getrouheid

God se Woord en beloftes staan vas. Hier is hoe Evert Potgieter, ’n leser uit Mosselbaai,…
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Die eer van God is weggevat

Die ark van God is deur die Filistyne afgevat. Paniek breek uit in Israel se geledere.…
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Kompetisie

Vir party is die lewe 'n groot kompetisie. In die verkeer moet hulle eerste by die…

Artikels deur Johann de Jager

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Vlieg jy of skrop jy

Onlangs by die gym loop ek iemand raak. So met die nuwejaar se “voorspoedwensery” sê sy sy wil hierdie jaar hoog vlieg soos ‘n arend. Sy is nou moeg om op die grond rond te skrop soos ‘n hoender. ‘n Ander boodskap wat vir my ook pragtig was, was: “…
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Vrygemaak om te lewe

Die tekenprentjie hiernaas het my nogal aan die dink gesit. Ek was so ietwat onseker of ek dit moet plaas, want soos met skilpad, wat in die animasie prent, “The Hedge”, altyd sê hy kry so ‘n snaakse gevoel in sy stertjie as iets nie reg voel nie…
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Die eerste stap

Daar het 'n hewige storm losgebars en die mense van 'n afgeleë dorpie was afgesny van die res van die wereld omrede daar 'n rivier tussen die dorp en die res van die land was. Natuurlik was hierdie nie regtig iets nuut vir die inwoners van die…
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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…
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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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Moet dit nie te vêr druk nie

"Poedingbakkies" was sy naam. Ek en hy was sedert st 5 saam in die klas, in dieselfde koshuis en nogal goeie pêlle. Dis Villiersdorp se wêreld hierdie. In teenstelling met Nollie se geweste het ons krieket pitch darem taai gebly en nie uitermatig…

Humor

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Stair Climbing,…

Stair Climbing Most mornings I go to the local gym to exercise. One morning there was a big man working out on the stair climbing machine. He was really climbing stairs. I did my…
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Nyah Nyah!, Full…

Nyah Nyah! Finding one of her students making faces at others on the playground, Ms. Smith stopped to gently correct the child. Smiling sweetly, the Sunday School teacher said,…
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Kerke se…

Vir alle ma's wat klein kindertjies het en dit nie weet nie - ons Het 'n moederskamer net langs die kerk. Die blomme in die kerk sal geskenk word aan diegene wat siek is na die…

Humor 05/12/2011

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Morning People I was sound asleep when the telephone jarred me awake. "Hi!" exclaimed my…

Humor 14/12/2011

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Coffee Spill The chef of the upscale restaurant I manage collided with a waiter one day…

Menu interpretation, Toaster Request, Present

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Present Morris ran into Jacob while shopping at the mall the other day in front of one of…

Lost Pigs, Cough Remedy, Thirteen Year –Olds, Taa-Daa!

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Lost Pigs Howard County Police officers still write their reports by hand, and the data…

Humor 17/04/13

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Call Me Leroy Uncle Leroy got a job down at the broom factory. On his first day the straw…

Jesus' Dad's Name

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A Sunday school teacher asked her class, "What was Jesus' mother's name?"One child…

Diagnosis / Birthday Card / Who To Blame?

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Diagnosis The man told his doctor that he wasn't able to do all the things around the…

UIT DIE OOG EN HART VAN 'N KIND

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HOE VOEL DIT OM VERLIEF TE RAAK? Soos 'n sneeustorting, waar jy moet hardloop vir jou…

Choosing His Words, Gaining weight

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Choosing His Words Carefully!The minister’s wife threw into the garbage a poorly baked…

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

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"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

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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?'