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Results of Almsgiving, Fasting, and Prayer

Almsgiving heals the irascible part of the soul; fasting extinguishes the concupiscible part; and prayer purifies the mind and prepares it for the contemplation of reality.
Saint Maximus the Confessor


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Sound wisdom in a single sentence. Many thanks to the OP (Contemplative in the Mud), and of course to St. Maximus the Confessor for sharing his wisdom, and to God for His witnesses to the faith...

30 day journey to peace and submission- Day 14. Glorify God

So now we are getting into the meat of my story! The point in my life that was a major moment in my Jesus journey. 475 more words

Turquoise Magnesite Fruit of the Spirit Christian Charm Bracelet

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” Galatians 5:22-23 (NASB) 57 more words

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What is True Love?

What is True Love?

Where does it come from? Is it Prince Charming sweeping Cinderella off her feet? Is it a romantic moonlit stroll on the beach? 464 more words


It started with a rock!

What a night…up again!  This time it started with a rock.

“…if they kept quiet, the stones would do it for them…”

What is a stone?   286 more words

A Rock

Patience Produces the Package

Patience is not a strong attribute of our culture. We have been spoiled into expecting things within minutes through the constant catering of internet, cell phones, and drive-through restaurants. 837 more words

God's Nature

Fruit of the Spirit Check.

A bit of encouragement today. As I move in to a period of positivity and focus on that in my life I want to share these verses in that manner. 235 more words