"there are no atheists in fox holes" A testimony by Julian Urban, 38 years old, doctor in Lombardy: Never in my darkest nightmares did I imagine that I would have seen and lived through what has been happening here in our hospital for the last three weeks. And the nightmare only grows; the river becomes … Continue reading Testimony from a doctor in Italy
Question: "What are the differences between the Sadducees and Pharisees?" Answer: The Gospels refer often to the Sadducees and Pharisees, as Jesus was in almost constant conflict with them. The Sadducees and Pharisees comprised the ruling class of Jews in Israel. There are some similarities between the two groups but important differences between them as … Continue reading What are the differences between the Sadducees and Pharisees?
I was in a supermarket last night and there was a lady and two kids behind me in the LONG line. One was a big kid, one was a toddler. The bigger one had a pack of glow sticks and the baby was screaming for them so the Mom opened the pack and gave him one, … Continue reading Gracefully Broken!
"The spiritual life is a stern choice. It is not a consoling retreat from the difficulties of existence, but an invitation to enter fully into that difficult existence, and there apply the Charity of God, and bear the cost." - Evelyn Underhill
source : prudence When GOD solves our problems, we have faith in HIS abilities. When GOD doesn't solve our problems, HE has faith in our abilities. One may observe God's accuracy in the hatching of eggs… those of the Canary in 14 days; those of the Barnyard Hen in 21 days; Eggs of Ducks and … Continue reading GOD’S Accuracy..
While dining at a restaurant with her father, this little girl noticed a less fortunate man sitting outside. She demonstartes kindness by giving her full plate of food to him https://youtu.be/T2-no_KWMVM When Ella Scott noticed a homeless man looking "hungry and helpless," she took action. The 8-year-old girl stood up from her table at … Continue reading Kind Little Girl Gives Her Food To A Homeless Man
"It is easy to want things from the Lord and yet not want the Lord Himself, as though the gift could ever be preferable to the Giver." - St. Augustine of Hippo
source : ousus “Go and tell Hezekiah, ‘Thus says the Lord , the God of David your father: “I have heard your prayer, I have seen your tears; surely I will add to your days fifteen years. - Isaiah 38:5 NKJV. King Hezekiah was about to die and he cries out to God. God responds, … Continue reading “I have heard your prayer and seen your tears”