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The Vegan Controversy

Originally posted on What's Happening…?:
A Hidden Agenda? Today, I had planned to write about the rise and seemingly unstoppable advance of full-on veganism. To clarify, I don’t mean vegetarianism or simply avoiding meat to spare the suffering of…

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Wild Flowers & Noble Vines

There once was upon a time, in my younger days, when I had been taking great delight in building up my little back garden.  I had a pretty, brick, raised flowerbed built for me that made me feel very happy … Continue reading

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Eczema – A Poetic Post on Suffering Skin

Today it has just happened again!  That familiar frustration when somebody asks me, “What have you done to your hands?”  I explain, it is eczema (which I’ve had for my whole life), and I use sticking plasters over the cuts … Continue reading

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Jesus brings Division not Peace On Earth

Are you aware that Jesus Christ said the following statements? “Do you suppose that I came to give peace on earth?  I tell you, not at all, but rather division.”  “Do not think that I came to bring peace on … Continue reading

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Christmas Freedom

I gave it up and walked away; Now its just another day. No need to spend on gifts galore Or waste my time out at the store. Lights and tinsel upon a tree? I say, “No, they’re not for me!”

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Encouragement for End Times Believers

Do you ever browse the internet and discover various sites that talk of all the fearful end-times stuff that is happening in the world today?  You know, the one-world government, the beast-system, the signs and symbols that the wicked rich … Continue reading

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Food Cravings & The Chastening of The Lord

Today I wish to emphasize that I have not managed to achieve “perfection” in my spiritual life quite yet!  I realize the Lord Jesus does tell us to aim for such, but I am still just on the path, setting … Continue reading

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Calvinism – The Bible’s Response

Flaws In Calvinism By Dave Miller, Ph.D. Copied in full from John Calvin (1509-1564) was a French theologian during the Protestant Reformation whose system of Christian theology, primarily expressed in his Institutes of the Christian Religion, has exerted tremendous … Continue reading

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Why Modesty Matters for Christian Women

What Are You Wearing & Why? Might modesty matter?   Is what we wear really an issue? From both my reading of the Bible, and the witness of the Holy Spirit within me, I believe that it does matter, it is … Continue reading

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The Breath of God

I just want to share with you this poem I wrote many years ago, whilst living in a large, industrial town in England, when there was very little opportunity for me to get into the countryside that I so desperately … Continue reading

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