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Clouds Of Heaven

This expression appears four times in Scripture, two of which are repetitions. It appears in Daniel 7:13, Matthew 24:30, Matthew 26:64 and Mark 14:62. Whenever used, the Son of man’s name is mentioned- Jesus Christ. 285 more words

Notes

Remembering Andrew F. Wissemann (1928-2014)

Martha and I went down to Springfield on Monday for the funeral of our friend Andrew Wissemann. I had not talked to him recently and so his death caught me very much by surprise. 1,040 more words

Christian Faith

August 19 - Nicholas Black Elk

From the Bible

Read Acts 15:5-11

Then some of the believers who belonged to the party of the Pharisees stood up and said, “The Gentiles must be circumcised and required to keep the law of Moses.” 561 more words

Cloud Of Witnesses

August 16 - Charles Finney

From the Bible

Read 1 Thessalonians 5:16-22

Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 475 more words

Cloud Of Witnesses

August 11 - Clare of Assissi

From the Bible

Read Philippians 3:17-21

Join together in following my example, brothers and sisters, and just as you have us as a model, keep your eyes on those who live as we do.  362 more words

Cloud Of Witnesses

July 31 - Ignatius of Loyola

From the Bible

Read Luke 15:1-6

On one occasion when Jesus was going to the house of a leader of the Pharisees to eat a meal on the sabbath, they were watching him closely.   323 more words

Cloud Of Witnesses

Our Cloud of Witnesses...

Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, 329 more words