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How To Get Riches According To The Bible- proverbs 8

We want to find riches and we want to know the way to wealth. Does the Bible have any directions or advice to us so we may finally find fame and fortune?You would think that a book like the Word of God is dedicated to purely spiritual instruction but...

AS LONG AS YOU HAVE A DOG

Several years ago while driving in the car with Reece, we pulled up to a stoplight next to a humble and broken down house. The house looked as if it had been deserted, and if it… Continue Reading… The post AS LONG AS YOU HAVE A DOG appeared...
by Let There Be Pets on Aug 9, 2016

HER HORSE AND CROWN

It’s that time of year again. The dreaded days children across the nation would rather not face. The moments of carefree poolside hangouts become interrupted. The lack of alarm clocks and lack of backpacks will… Continue Reading… The po...
by Let There Be Pets on Aug 4, 2016

Spiritual Warfare: Strife

    Let’s focus our attention on one of the works of the flesh, a work of the flesh that can make the body of Christ rot from inside. That is the work known as “strife.” “STRIFE” IS A “WORK OF … Continue reading →...
by How to be saved on Aug 1, 2016

A GIRL AND HER GUN

It is a scene that is all too common at our house. Soaring red tail hawks. Their headquarters are just yards away in the massively tall trees lining the cornfield. Their screech is usually the… Continue Reading… The post A GIRL AND HER GUN ap...
by Let There Be Pets on Jul 18, 2016

3 Reasons to Rethink Quiet

There is a movement online encouraging people to rethink quiet and I’d thought I’d throw my two cents in.  I love quiet. It’s basically my favorite thing ever. Next to the Bible and Doctor Who of course.  My true loves. As an introver...
by Searching the Scriptures on Jun 28, 2016

The Temple Carried the Name of God

    In studying the importance (or lack?) of the name of the church, we have been working through the Old Testament. In essence, we are considering the question, “Is there a ‘name’ theology in the Bible?” Or, “Is there theology … C...
by How to be saved on Jun 21, 2016

3 Signs of A True Friend

Confession time. I am a horrible friend. A friend once assured me that it’s all in my head but I didn’t believe her. I still don’t. I don’t like going out all the time (especially on top of other social engagements or stressful days),...
by Searching the Scriptures on Jun 20, 2016

Rules of Engagement

Not much can make me not want to eat—I’m a woman who loves her food—but confrontation makes me lose my appetite. My body gets so tense that the thought of food disgusts me which is good since my stomach is so unsettled that it starts to reb...
by Searching the Scriptures on Jun 17, 2016

ONCE UPON A TIME

Tears flowed down his face as she walked up the aisle. The look on his face told her that he was the luckiest man alive. His bride to be was now at the threshold of becoming his… Continue Reading… The post ONCE UPON A TIME appeared first on...
by Let There Be Pets on May 20, 2016

IF IT WALKS LIKE A DUCK

  The title was “Reptiles”. The second title was “Birds”. These were the first  simple reader books our preschooler was able to read independently. We should have seen it coming then. We should have really seen it… C...
by Let There Be Pets on May 13, 2016

The biblical case for the rich being the evil class

… [This is an excerpt from my book, Rescuing Religion from Republicans] Are the Rich More Righteous? According to 2012 Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum, the corporate capitalist free market system “not only produces wealth...
by Politically Moderate Christian on May 12, 2016

Searching the Scriptures: The Benefits of Searching

In the last post, I talked about why we should Search the Scriptures, focusing mainly on the importance of knowing the truth so that we will be mature, approved believers who won’t be easily swayed by false teachings. Today I’m talking about the...
by Searching the Scriptures on May 9, 2016

Why it’s wrong for Christians to blame the poor for their poverty

… No one better summed up the modern-day Republican stance on personal responsibility than Herman Cain did while running for president in 2012. He said, “Don’t blame Wall Street, don’t blame the big banks, if you don’t h...

SUNSHINE AND TISSUES

It was the opposite of enjoyable. Being under the weather, that is. Sunshine and lawn mowers did not quite fit in with my tissues and 2 tablespoons of cherry flavored horror every four hours. After… Continue Reading… The post SUNSHINE AND TIS...
by Let There Be Pets on Apr 4, 2016

PROTECT YOUR TREASURE

Those eyes. The expression of a dog often can be explained as “cute, curious, or cuddly.” There are also moments that I look at our dog and think “wow, he is certainly looking pretty goofy right… Continue Reading… The post...
by Let There Be Pets on Apr 1, 2016

UPSIDE DOWN TATTLE TALE

The tattle tale. The teacher’s pet. The one who always seems to catch everyone else doing wrong. He expectantly waits intently for that next bad move. He thrives on the trouble that others get into.… Continue Reading… The post UPSIDE DO...
by Let There Be Pets on Mar 21, 2016

TATTLE TALE

The tattle tale. The teacher’s pet. The one who always seems to catch everyone else doing wrong. He expectantly waits intently for that next bad move. He thrives on the trouble that others get into.… Continue Reading… The post TATTLE TA...
by Let There Be Pets on Mar 21, 2016

Philippine Proverbs Book Launch

Sabi nga nila kung wala kang ginagawa o pinagkakabalahan magbasa ka na lamang ng isang aklat kahit sa isang araw lamang sapagkat dito mo mailalabas ang iyong natatagong talino na meron ka naman dapat.Isa sa mga mahahalagang bagay sa akin ang aklat sa...
by axl powerhouse production on Mar 15, 2016

What is So Important about Godly Wisdom?

If asked, how would you define wisdom? Wisdom: 1) The ability to think and act using knowledge, experience, understanding, common sense, and insight. 2) The ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting. Based on those definitions, eve...
by Counting My Blessings on Mar 2, 2016


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