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His mighty acts

Faith & Inspiration | Knowing the details of God’s work is crucial to giving Him praise
by Joel Belz
Posted 1/17/19, 02:48 pm

It’s pretty hard to remember something you didn’t know in the first place. That fact could, sooner or later, put a lot of people in jeopardy when they come face to face with God.

God tells us repeatedly in the Bible to remember His mighty acts. That involves two crucial steps: You have to know the acts themselves. And you have to recognize them as coming from God.

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Krieg Barrie

Full body armor

Religion | Fighting the good fight in the new year
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 1/17/19, 01:08 pm

Life is warfare. If not, we are losing. Right up to the end Paul urges “Fight the good fight” (1 Timothy 6:12), and signs off from this poor world with “I have fought the good fight” (2 Timothy 4:7). How vexed he would be if we thought this pretty poetry.

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A tale of two books

Religion | With great liberty comes great responsibility
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 1/17/19, 11:33 am

I grew up in a Jewish household, went to six years of Hebrew school three days a week after public school, and chanted my way through a bar mitzvah service at age 13. I then started going evenings to a school for studying the Talmud, which is made up of ancient rabbinical debates. One edition runs 73 volumes.

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