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Why You Should Tithe

I really think I need to stay off of social media. For me, it does nothing but fan flames of certain issues. I know I am a clergyman, but I can still give my input on things. I am usually careful whom I follow on soc

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Christian convert from Iran converting Muslims in Sweden

From escaping Iran through the mountains as a Muslim refugee, to surviving domestic abuse and imprisonment in a Turkish prison, to carving out a life in Sweden, Annahita Parsan’s story is the stuff of a Hollywood m

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2018: The Year of Knowledge and Enlightenment

For those that have read my writings over the last year know that I can be a compassionate writer of my past life, but also one of humor, and sarcasm. I decided to start off 2018 on a serious note but will be back to my

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Hanukkah's real meaning -- Don't just see the spiritual light, share it with the world

Comedian Jon Lovitz had a funny line about the miracle commemorated by Hanukkah, the nearly 2,000-year-old Jewish Festival of Lights that began at sundown Tuesday   Tradition says the miracle occurred after th

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Pope Francis: Keep 'status quo' in Jerusalem to avoid conflict

Pope Francis spoke in support of the “status quo” in Jerusalem on Wednesday, calling for “wisdom and prudence” in order to avoid conflict.   The Roman Catholic leader's comments cam

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Ancient forbidden Christian text of Jesus' 'secret teachings' to his 'brother' found

Biblical scholars have discovered the first-known original Greek copy of an ancient forbidden Christian text that purportedly describes Jesus’ secret teachings to his “brother” James, an early leader of