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What Do Christians Believe About the Poor?

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“For even when we were with you, we would give you this command: If anyone is not willing to work, let him not eat.” – 2 Thessalonians 3:10 “Give generously to [the poor] and do so without a grudging heart, … Continue reading

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Allusions to the Parable of the Prodigal Son

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In the Gospels of the New Testament, Jesus uses parables to give lessons to his disciples. A parable is simply a story that is used to illustrate a moral lesson. In Luke 15, the story of the prodigal son is … Continue reading

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The First Case of Sibling Rivalry

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The Bible may be a religious book for Christians and Jews, but it’s also one of the most-used sources of inspiration for other stories. It’s important to know these biblical stories to understand literature, movies, poetry and theater. Cain and … Continue reading

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What the Bible Says About Peace of Mind

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After the bombing at the Ariana Grande concert, many people are finding it difficult to have peace and feel safe in today’s world. Social media might be a great way to connect with others, but it also provides a lot … Continue reading

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Taking a Day of Rest Without Feeling Guilty

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If you’re like most people, you probably find it hard to take a day off. And when you do take a day for yourself, you might feel guilty because you have so many things on your plate. What you may … Continue reading

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Historical Churches in Oklahoma City

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Last month, Oklahoma remembered the 22nd anniversary of the Murrah bombing. On April 19, 1995, a domestic terrorist parked a truck in front of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown Oklahoma City. At about 9:02 a.m., the truck … Continue reading

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Christian Persecution

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The University of Notre Dame released a report in April called “Under Caesar’s Sword,” which outlines a global investigation into Christian persecution. Not only did 17 scholars examine Christian persecution around the world, they also examined how Christians respond to … Continue reading

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Psalm 23 in Pop Culture

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The King James Version of Psalm 23 reads: The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. 3 He restoreth my soul: he … Continue reading

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