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Better Than the Mighty

Proverbs 16:32-33
He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city. The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole disposing thereof is of the LORD. 444 more words

Now here’s a surprise…

We can thank Mr. Hellyer for our integrated Canadian Armed Forces, amalgamating all three components into one, back in the Sixties.  The former defense minister has to know something of what he’s talking about, given his extensive political experience and exclusive portfolio.  864 more words

Double-Reeded Warrior's Oboe Origin

I still remember that week before a Thanksgiving break in which I asked the assistant band director if I could take home an oboe to learn it, simply because I was very interested in learning how to play the instrument (I had already played… 518 more words

Music

Two Cities, Two Covenants

The contrast couldn’t be greater. Our lectionary reading from Genesis 10:32-11:9 bypasses the genealogy of nations in chapter 10 and brings us to the construction at Babel. 1,277 more words

Lenten Reflections

Easter Worship

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Scripture reading: Ezekiel 8:16

Let us look once again at the worship in the ancient Babylon and see what God is saying to us at this time. 622 more words

Modern Babylon

In Iraq, the ultimate war crime: erasing the history of Mesopotamia. The destruction of Nineveh

March 19th is the 12th anniversary of the U.S.-led “shock and awe” invasion of Iraq that destroyed the country and brought incredible horrors and ongoing death. 2,149 more words

A Frog In The Presidential Palace

A Frog In The Presidential Palace

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was walking through the 1,150 rooms of the new Turkish Presidential Palace in Ankara. 309 more words

Vampire Novel