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Devotionals

An Illustration of God

When David, who was a warrior, minstrel, and ambassador for God, searched for an illustration, he remembered his days as a shepherd. He remembered how he lavished attention on the sheep day and night. How he slept with them and watched over them. And the way he cared for the sheep reminded him of…

Stay in the Race

Don’t give up! In 1952 Florence Chadwick attempted to swim the ocean waters between Catalina Island and the California shore—through foggy weather and choppy seas. After 15 hours her muscles began to cramp and her resolve weakened. She begged to be taken out of the water, but her mother riding in a…

Him who is able to keep you…

To him who is able to keep you from falling and to present you before his glorious presence without fault and with great joy -- to the only God our Savior be glory, majesty, power and authority, through Jesus Christ our Lord, before all ages, now and forevermore! Amen. Jude 1:24-25 What a great…

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Een minuut

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As God ’n kind voor jou laat staan, selfs al is dit net vir ’n minuut, is dit ’n Goddelike afspraak. Dit is wat dr. Wess Stafford, president van Compassion Inter­na­tional, glo. In Een minuut deel die skrywer sy eie en ander se stories en ervarings om te wys watter verskil elke leser kan maak ten…

Blydskap in die more

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Blydskap in die môre moedig lesers aan om te leef asof God elke tree saam met ons gee. Nina Smit fokus in 366 dagstukke op temas soos: Met God in pas; leef in God se liefde; die wonder van die opstanding; bewerker van wonderdade; in donker tye; ’n tyd vir stilword; word geestelik sterk; negatiewe emosies; en…

Een maand om te leef

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Hierdie boek vra die volgende vraag: Sê nou jy vind uit jy het net een maand oor om te leef, hoe sou jy jou lewe verander? Lesers word uitgenooi om die 30 dae-uitdaging te aanvaar en te begin leef soos God hulle geskep het om te leef: voluit en sonder spyt. ( Lees meer )

Inspirational Stories

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Success at…

Untitled Document The story is told of a man named Yussif, the Terrible Turk. Yussif was a 350-pound wrestling champion in Europe a couple of generations ago. After he won the…

Bella's Tale

Bella was one of my favorite dogs, especially considering she didn't even belong to me. This is a dog story, with a moral for everyone. A black and white female border collie,…
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How great is…

After a few of the usual Sunday evening hymns, the church’s pastor once again slowly stood up, walked over to the pulpit, and gave a very brief introduction of his childhood…

The beauty of the scar

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A little boy invited his mother to attend his elementary school's first . To the little…

The Power of Your Words

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A group of frogs were hopping contentedly through the woods, going about their froggy…

Just for Today ...

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.. smile at a stranger .. listen to someone's heart .. drop a coin where a child can find…

Making stone soup – a story about sharing

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Many years ago three soldiers, hungry and weary of battle, came upon a small village. The…

The preciousness of the bible

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There is a story that when Dr. Livingstone began his great missionary work in Africa he…

Fully Present

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Do you remember the story of Jeremy Bentham of London, England? He died in 1832 and left…

Afrikaanse Artikels

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God begeer bo alles dat ons onsself vir Hom sal gee. Neem byvoorbeeld vir Petrus. Hy was so tipies mens: hy het Christus gevolg, van Hom geleer, Hom gedien, in Hom getwyfel, Hom…
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Needing a nudge

Untitled Document A wiser person than I once said that humans have four basic needs. One is the need to be nurtured. Next is the need to be needed. Third, the need to be noticed.…
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Sorg vir jou hart

Die uitdrukking 'wees versigtig' kom van die Griekse woord episkopos, wat toesig, oorsig…
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Moenie 'n dwaas wees nie (3)

Die absolute dwaas. Abner het 'n man met die naam Asael doodgemaak, wie se broer…
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‘n Jaar van Oorwinning!

Terwyl ek op die Here wag vir ‘n boodskap vir 2014, ontvang ek twee woorde – “Geloof en…
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Lost in a Mountain Blizzard

Mike, 15, and A.J., 13, were caught in a mountain blizzard. They had been skiing on…
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Bring my die ou-ou tyding

Om hierdie rede sal ek julle altyd aan hierdie dinge herinner, al weet julle dit en al…

Artikels deur Johann de Jager

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Soos my natuur maar is en soos julle seker reeds lankal al agtergekom het, is ek nie een wat noodwendig tevrede is met bladuitleg nie. Dis asof ek elke keer iets beter sien en dit vir my beter lyk as die bestaande. Om veilig te speel, probeer ek…
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Oor ‘n Koppie Koffie (08/10/2008)

En toe raak ons net weg… En die e-posse kom in… Met een sentrale tema; “Is alles oraait?” Alles is (nou weer) oraait en jammer dat ons nie net ten minste ‘n epos uitgekry het om jou net in te lig nie. Ek en Zelda waardeer regtig elke persoon se…
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Hoe reageer jy?

‘n Paar jaar gelede kry ek vroegoggend, nog voor werk, ‘n oproep van iemand wat seker 10 jaar tevore vir my en Zelda sleg tenagekom het. Wat hy destyds gedoen het, is nie regtig belangrik nie. Hierdie persoon, het ons reeds lankal daarvoor vergewe,…
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Dis mos nou vir jou mielies!

So bevind ek my mos toe een dag in 'n gemors. Sleeping Beauty beplan nie sy motor se diens nie en bevind hom tussen Graaf Reinette en Middelburg met opgeblaasde kieste en 'n fronsende dogter wat bestuur. My motorplan is heel streng. As daai liggie…
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Die groter prentjie

As jy al vantevore op die internet gekyk het na Google Earth of selfs Google se Street View funksie, dan sou jy seker soos ek ook verbaas gestaan het oor wat die sagteware jou alles bied. Eweskielik is die hele wêreld binne bereik vanuit jou…
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God bly in beheer

Die Golf Oorlog wat destyds erg (amper skryf ek “mooi”) aan die gang. As ek reg kan onthou was dit in die laat tagtigs. Ek kan die dag goed onthou en spesifiek waar ek ook geloop het die oomblik toe die gedagte waaroor ek wil gesels by my opgekom…

Humor

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Movie Tickets, Dad…

Movie Tickets Husband : Today is Sunday. I want to really enjoy it. So, I have bought three movie tickets..... Wife: Why three?? Husband : For you and your parents! Dad Value A…
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Worst Horse Ever A jockey is in the parade ring discussing race tactics with the horse's trainer. The trainer tells the jockey that this is the worst horse he has ever seen. It…
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Humor 05/10/2012

Clever Scientist There was once a scientist who thought he was so clever. He thought he was so clever that he could create life from dust!! He boasted to all his friends and to…

What a Friend

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 There was a church where the preacher and the song leader were not getting along. As…

Humor 17/03/14

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Bad Golfer: "I'd move heaven and earth to break 100 on this course." Caddy: "Try heaven,…

Not Enough Water / City Lady / What is the difference?

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Not Enough Water A man goes to the doctor and tells him that he hasn’t been feeling well.…

"Trustworthiness" / Willing to give / Biblical Laws

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"I used to sell furniture for a living. The trouble was, it was my own."…

Humor 25/03/13

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Newlywed Surprise The newly wed wife said to her husband when he returned from work: "I…

Forgetfulness, Baby daughter, Learning Curve

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Untitled Document Forgetfulness While on a car trip, an elderly couple stopped at a road-…

Laziest Man / Sobriety Tests? / So Comforting!

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Laziest Man A site foreman, displeased with the motivation of the men working for him,…

Humor 23/04/2012

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Elderly Proposal There were these two elderly people living in a retirement village. He…

Summer Camp, Need money, Bumper sticker

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Summer Camp Counselor to new boy at camp: “We want you to be happy, so enjoy yourself…

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

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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?'