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What Are You Afraid Of? (Matthew 10:28)

01/24 Jesus; What to Fear; Fear God (Mt.10:28); Audio available at:

What Do You Fear?

What are you afraid of? Many fear disease, fear danger, fear loss, fear failure, fear rejection, fear people, fear disappointing others, fear being alone… the list could go on and on. 2.356 weitere Wörter


Art Time, Burning Bush

Art Time
We have found a way to create our own Burning Bush – well we have paper flames and a light that makes it look like it! 158 weitere Wörter


Vaccinated and Feeling Fine

Happy New Year, dear pond readers! 2021 has been an eventful year and it is only 24 days old. I have many thought on many subjects but tonight I am going to keep things simple. 589 weitere Wörter


Gingerbread Mince Pies

These came about by accident, but one I have intentionally repeated a few times this season as they we loved the twist so much!

To begin with, the mincemeat, based upon Hettie Potter’s recipe included by Nigella in… 319 weitere Wörter


A new Advent?

I’m settling in for the pandemic the way I settle in for winter, knowing that I will be spending a lot of time indoors and unable to engage in activities I enjoy until the season changes. 244 weitere Wörter


On a better new year

At the turn of the year, I noticed a lot of commentary to the effect of, „Good riddance, 2020“ and „Thank God 2020 is over“ and „2021 is looking up.“ I totally understand the sentiment, but I thought about it, and I have a few thoughts. 712 weitere Wörter


Despite the bitter frost and coronavirus. Russians met Epiphany with traditional swimming in an ice-hole - video

The day before, on January 18, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow celebrated the Liturgy and blessed the water.

On the night of January 18-19, the Russians celebrated an Orthodox holiday – Epiphany and the believers bathed in ice-holes, despite the abnormal frosts that covered many regions of the and including the capital. 838 weitere Wörter