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The Real Thanksgiving

Tracing the Roots of Thanksgiving Day… We have many things to be thankful for, but none more so than the love of our Creator: Give thanks to the Lord who is good, whose love endures forever! -Psalm 107:1, NAB On Thanksgiving Day in the United States, we take time out to remember all of the gifts […]

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Galatians 4:12-15

Opportunity to Share the Faith… Sometimes, the trials and obstacles of our life are put in our way as an opportunity to share the faith: You did me no wrong; you know that it was because of a physical illness that I originally preached the gospel to you, and you did not show disdain or […]

20
Nov

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Galatians 4:12

Be a Christian… If you call yourself a Christian, then be a Christian: I implore you, brothers, be as I am, because I have also become as you are. -Galatians 4:12, NAB It seems simple enough.  Be who you say you are.  The Galatians called themselves Christians, so they should be like St. Paul, a Christian. […]

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Nov

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Galatians 4:11

Spreading the Faith – A Waste of Time?… St. Paul fears that he wasted his time spreading the faith to the Galatians: I am afraid on your account that perhaps I have labored for you in vain. -Galatians 4:11, NAB St. Paul was a great man.  He did many things to help spread the faith in […]

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Nov

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Countdown to the End of the World

Mayan Countdown Clock… What will you do with your final days on Earth?  As of today, November 18th, 2012, we only have a little over a month left on this planet… well, if you believe all of the hype over the Mayan calendar anyway. Should we believe that the end of the world is coming? […]

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Nov

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Galatians 4:8-9

Old Habits… What good is our faith if we simply go back to old habits again? At a time when you did not know God, you became slaves to things that by nature are not gods; but now that you have come to know God, or rather to be known by God, how can you […]

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Nov

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Galatians 4:6-7

Children of God… God sent His Son so that we might know that He is our Father: As proof that you are children, God sent the spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying out, “Abba, Father!” So you are no longer a slave but a child, and if a child then also an heir, […]