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Menyangkal Diri dan Memikul Salib

Pada suatu hari, ada kelompok relawan yang diutus oleh PBB datang ke suatu desa. Mereka melihat antrian orang yang begitu panjang untuk mendapatkan bantuan sembako. Ada puluhan bahkan mungkin ratusan orang yang mengantri untuk mendapatkan beras, minyak, dan buah-buahan. 511 more words



I have not written in weeks.

It’s not that I don’t have anything to say. And I feel it a betrayal, yet my head is flooded beyond words I can put down on paper (or a computer for that matter).  220 more words


Psalm 37:4

Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.

I’ve always wondered about this verse. Not to accuse God of giving anybody false expectations, but if you look at history it’s hard to enthusiastically agree with this verse. 353 more words

Spiritual Terror & the Corn Maiden

The Corn Maiden (2011) by Joyce Carol Oates is a novella of psychological realism and spiritual terror, laden with masterly characterization of souls both “normal” and aberrant. 214 more words

Book Reviews

Home School: Keeping It Real

This is my final post in this series about home school. I want to share some final thoughts and encouragements and I did promise the pros and cons, didn’t I? 1,152 more words


No gains without pains

Daily Prompt: Pains and gains

“If little labour, little are our gains:     
Man’s fate is according to his pains.”   

— Hesperides 752.

“No pain no gain”  This Looks absolutely correct in today’s scenario  Look around you. 371 more words