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Devotionals

Christ in You

When grace happens, Christ enters. Christ in you, the hope of glory! For many years, I missed this truth. I believed all the other prepositions: Christ for me, with me, ahead of me. But I never imagined that Christ was in me. I can’t blame my deficiency on Scripture. Paul refers to the indwelling…

God Stakes His Claim

I heard the announcement, “Your name is on the standby list!” Groan! The dreaded standby list. Possibility but no guarantee. Oh, to be numbered among the confirmed! To have my own seat and departure time. How can you rest if you aren’t assured passage on the final flight home? Many live with a…

What’s Heaven Telling You?

When the doctor who had examined the tremor in my hand said, “You’re fine. You’re in good health”– I did what you might expect. I began to weep and asked, “How much time do I have left?” The doctor cocked his head, puzzled. Wait a second, you’re thinking! Didn’t you hear what the doctor told you?…

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Wie My volg

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Johannes wys deur sy Evangelie, sy Briewe en Openbaring wie Jesus werklik is. Jan du Rand is 'n kenner op die geskrifte van Johannes en fokus vir 366 dae in diepte op kern­verse. Wie My volg ... sal vir lesers dieper insig gee in die werk van Johannes en daarmee saam ook 'n duideliker beeld van…

Jou voetpad na vrede

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God wil hê sy kinders moet deur Hom gelukkige en vervulde mense wees. Stap dan die pad na vrede saam met Milanie Vosloo en die God van vreugde. Jou voetpad na vrede se 366 dagstukke bespreek temas soos hoop, eerlikheid, nuut glo, gee en ontvang, geluk en jy kan maar net jý wees. Hierdeur sal lesers…

When God Renews People

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When God Renews People focuses on the major revivals that have occurred throughout the ages, and will strengthen readers’ faith and lead them on a new journey with God. Some of the revivals described are: the revival in the book of Acts (ad 30-60), the Protestant Reformation (1517-1600), the 1860…

Inspirational Stories

He Cares

It was a warm December day with the winds blowing rather briskly as they normally do in Oklahoma when a group of young college boys, for the want of something to do, realized it…
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When Suffering…

We are changed, sometimes in unexpected ways, by the problems of life. One of Canada's most famous physicians was Dr. William Osler. Many stories are told of this beloved doctor,…
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Oorkom jou…

Ons het almal lewens-hoofstukke wat ons sou wou oorskryf. Dr Harold Bloomfield sê, 'Onopgeloste emosionele kwessies verwoes die immuniteitstelsel, hartfunksie, hormoonvlak, en…

Will You Make The Jump?

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In the movie "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," Butch and Sundance, running from the…

She Doesn't Know Me

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It was a busy morning, approximately 8:30 am, when an elderly gentleman in his 80's,…

All in Perspective

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A father passing by his son's bedroom was astonished to see the bed was nicely made and…

Unchanged beacon

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There was an officer in the Navy who had always dreamed of commanding a battleship. He…

Power To Pump Well Water

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I don’t know if you’ve heard the story of C. T. Studd the great Christian missionary. He…

I Can Get Bigger

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I've never followed boxing closely, but I chuckle at the attitude of a high school boxing…

Afrikaanse Artikels

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Ask Questions

I heard about an old blacksmith who realized he was soon going to have to quit working so hard. With retirement in mind, he picked out a strong young man to become his apprentice,…

Restricted Area

Suppose we raised our children with guidelines patterned after the Old Testament law. Instructions regarding where they can eat and where they can't might sound something like…
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Saai en oes (1)

"God wat saad voorsien aan die saaier... sal ook aan julle saad gee. In elke opsig sal…
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Square Peg in a Round Hole

"Indeed, God has put the body together in such a way that he gives greater dignity to the…
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Being a Vessel to Bless Others

"One man gives freely, yet gains even more; another withholds unduly, but comes to…
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Ken die seisoene

Ons lewe volgens seisoene en hierdie seisoene het 'n begin en 'n einde. Verskillende…
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Wees kerk!

Te veel Christene se idée van die goeie lewe is maar net ‘n ver-Christelikte weergawe van…

Artikels deur Johann de Jager

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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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Hy verstaan

Ten spyte van die wonderlike voorreg om dag vir dag in die teenwoordigheid van Jesus te kon wees, vou die dissipels se geloof toe Jesus aangestap kom na die bootjie te midde van ‘n storm. Is hulle swakkelinge, het hulle nie ruggraat gehad nie? Daar…
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"Who am I?"

Ek het geen idee nie. Hoekom die man nie eerder in sy ID boekie kyk nie, of dalk eerder vir sy vrou vra "who he is" nie, sal ek nie weet nie. Een ding is verseker, ek sal nie my motor se nommerplaat (soos syne) laat druk met dié woorde op nie. Wel,…
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Los uit!

Een van ons besigheid se grootste omwentelinge het een aand ons pad gekruis toe ek in 'n gastehuis in Johannesburg op my skootrekenaar sit en werk het en ek praat met 'n boeta en hy vertel my hoe lekker hy nou vanaf sy huis op sy rekenaar by sy werk…
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Nasionale Diensplig

Watter verpestelike gedagte was hierdie darem nie vir seker maar die meeste van ons nie. Hier van Grd 8 af het jy geweet daar kom 'n dag waaroor jy nie veel seggenskap het nie. Jy het altyd stories gehoor by die jonger seuns wat broers gehad het en…
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Ek glo in God - dit maak van my ‘n Christen

Mense sê hulle glo in God. Dit maak dan van hulle Christene, reg ? Die Bybel sê die Duiwel en sy tjommies (demone) glo ook, nou hoe dan nou? Die Bybel gaan verder deur te sê, hulle glo nie net ook nie, maar hulle sidder. (In ons aangepaste taal,…

Humor

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Forgetfulness, Baby…

Untitled Document Forgetfulness While on a car trip, an elderly couple stopped at a road- side restaurant for lunch. After finishing their meal, the woman left her glasses on the…
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Cheap Hearing Aid Morris realized he needed to purchase a hearing aid, but he felt unwilling to spend much money. "How much do they cost?" he asked the salesperson. "That…
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The honor,…

The honor system Everything about country side customs delighted my neighbors, who had moved to our small town from the city. One day they spotted a sign, "Fresh Eggs For Sale" at…

Sinking Ship, Bar Room Houdini, Hospital Forms

Humor and Cartoons 448 Super User
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Sinking Ship Left on a sinking ship were the Captain and three sailors. The Captain spoke…

He understands, Getting sick, New conductor, Forest fire

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He understands My friend decided it was time to talk to her bright four-year-old son,…

Friendship Poems, Romance, Olympics

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"Friendship Poems" Are you tired of those Sissy 'friendship' poems that always sound…

Attending a funeral, 2nd Grade Math, Forgetfull

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Attending a funeral A Marine Corps drill instructor had just chewed out a new recruit. At…

Male clerk, An Honest lawyer, Second Notice

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Male clerk In one office the staff consisted of female works except one male clerk. The…

Humor 18/06/2012

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Marriage Names If Yoko Ono married Sonny Bono, she'd be Yoko Ono Bono. If Dolly Parton…

Humor 20/06/2012

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Nephew Caddy My five-year-old nephew wanted to caddy for my brother's golf game. "You…

Black and White / Read all about it

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Attending a wedding for the first time, a little girl whispered to her mother, "Why is…

Helping out / Death Row / Are You Hurt? / Chaplain

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Helping out One day a young mother was sick in bed at home with her young daughter. The…

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?'