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  • HOLY

    05/06/2014 5:13:45 PM PDT · by Jedediah · 1 replies
    My substance is eternal yet Holy in that its consistency changes everything it touches into eternal life that receives my promise and it is then the blessings of Melchizedek are released and "all " matter is then transfigured into Me ( Jesus) Acts 17:28-29 28 For in Him we live and move and have our being; as even some of your [own] poets have said, For we are also His offspring. 29 Since then we are God’s offspring, we ought not to suppose that Deity (the Godhead) is like gold or silver or stone, [of the nature of] a representation...
  • The Two Kinds of Faith

    01/31/2014 2:06:06 PM PST · by James R. Aist · 76 replies
    The Christian Post iPost ^ | January 31, 2014 | James R. Aist
    Several years ago I heard someone make the statement that "To help someone accept Christ, just show them that they already use faith in their everyday life, and explain to them that all they have to do is use the same faith to believe in Jesus." Well, I didn't know why at first, but that statement just didn't seem to ring true, especially in light of what the Bible actually says about faith. So, I began to search it out more carefully, and that's how I came to realize that there are actually two kinds of faith, and that they...
  • [CATH/ORTH CAUCUS]Sizing Up a (Silly?) Christian Slogan and Listening to a Very Angry Man

    08/11/2010 3:54:54 AM PDT · by markomalley · 1 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 8/10/2010 | Msgr Charles Pope
    The video at the bottom of this page is a rather angry discourse by a non-believer. Watch it with care and caution as he uses some profanity and a degree of uncharitable discourse, and unfair stereotyping  that is hard to take if you haven’t prayed prior to viewing it. He does disclaim at the beginning that “Not everyone who has religious faith is a complete idiot” but then goes on to so fundamentally attack the very notion of faith that he ends up saying we’re “complete idiots.”I call the video to your attention however because it is valuable at times...
  • Former CCM Singer Turned Secular Pop Star Katy Perry: ‘I Don’t Believe in Heaven or Hell’

    12/30/2013 7:02:07 AM PST · by Nachum · 86 replies
    christiannews.net ^ | 12/29/13 | Heather Clark
    In a recent interview with Marie Claire Magazine, pop star Katy Perry, a former contemporary Christian artist, announced that she no longer believes in Heaven or Hell nor professes to be a Christian. “I don’t believe in a Heaven or a Hell, or an old man sitting on a throne,” she advised the magazine. “I believe in a higher power bigger than me because that keeps me accountable. Accountability is rare to find, especially with people like myself, because nobody wants to tell you something you don’t want to hear.” “I’m not Buddhist, I’m not Hindu, I’m not Christian, but...
  • I Can't Believe They Let You Do That!

    12/11/2013 11:49:29 AM PST · by Nachum · 20 replies
    youtube ^ | 12/11/13 | PJ Media PJ Media
    "No fires, no parking, all animals must be on a leash, no photography, camping not permitted, no lifeguard on duty, penalties will apply, permit required. Gun free zone, noise ordinance enforced. Fly quietly, minimum altitude 1000 feet. No ATV's, personal watercraft prohibited, wake limit strictly enforced, plastic bags no longer available, tow-away zone. Fishing permit required, environmentally sensitive area, no dogs allowed, se habla espanol." Bill Whittle explains how places like California are ruining any sense of liberty, and are also taking away the fun of living here.
  • Poll: 87.5% of Israelis Don't Believe in Current Peace Talks

    12/06/2013 1:03:01 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 8 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 6/12/13 | Elad Benari
    An overwhelming majority of Israeli Jews believe that the current negotiations with the Palestinian Authority will not lead to a peace agreement, a new poll by the Israel Hayom daily newspaper has found. The poll, conducted by New Wave Research and released Friday, found that 87.5% of Israeli Jews do not believe that the talks will result in a peace agreement. 6% of Israeli Jews said they think the peace talks will lead to a deal, while 6.5% said they were not sure. The poll was released hours before U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, on his latest visit to...
  • Evolution vs God - Watch if for Free today

    08/08/2013 12:21:36 PM PDT · by Lucky9teen · 37 replies
    Evolution vs God: 36 HOURS = 61,000 VIEWS!! 5k COMMENTS When posting about "Evolution vs God" on Facebook or Twitter please include the tag (# -- the pound sign / hashtag) at the beginning of your post: ‪#‎evolutionvsgod‬. If you do this others will be able to immediately search using #evolutionvsgod on FB or Twitter and see all the posts that are being made about the movie. WATCH IT FREE ->
  • Rasmussen Daily Presidential Tracking Poll(Obama 47-Mitt 44)

    08/27/2012 6:47:45 AM PDT · by CaptainK · 156 replies
    www.rasmussenreports.com ^ | Monday, August 27, 2012 | Scott Rasmussen
    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Monday shows President Obama attracting support from 47% of voters nationwide, while Mitt Romney earns 44% of the vote. Four percent (4%) prefer some other candidate, and five percent (5%) are undecided. A president’s job approval rating is one of the best indicators for assessing his chances of reelection. Typically, the president’s job approval rating on Election Day will be close to the share of the vote he receives. Currently, 50% of voters say they at least somewhat approve of the president's job performance. Forty-nine percent (49%) at least somewhat disapprove of...
  • What does a conservative believe?

    07/12/2012 12:56:22 PM PDT · by TenthAmendmentNetwork · 4 replies
    Tenth Amendment Network ^ | 7/12/2012 | Marc Gindin
    Let's lay out the belief system of a conservative, as applied in the 21st century. If you're a conservative, you believe these things.
  • GOD BLESS US ALL! PASSAGES TO READ! PRAISE and WORSHIP!!

    12/22/2011 8:36:18 AM PST · by jesus4life · 6 replies · 1+ views
    GOD inspired
    GOD BLESS US ALL! PASSAGE TO READ! Thoughts of inspiration!!LOVE ONE ANOTHER!
  • Issa Says He Doesn’t Believe Holder’s Testimony Was Accurate

    07/11/2011 4:59:22 PM PDT · by Nachum · 21 replies
    CNS News ^ | 7/11/11 | Fred Lucas
    (CNSNews.com) - House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) says he does not believe Attorney General Eric Holder gave accurate testimony when Issa questioned him in the House Judiciary Committee on May 3. In that testimony, Holder told the Judiciary Committee he had “probably” heard only in the “last few weeks” about the Justice Department’s “Operation Fast and Furious.” Issa told CNSNews.com he is convinced—“absolutely”—that Holder knew about the operation earlier than he claimed. Operation Fast and Furious, begun in 2009, purposefully allowed known and suspected smugglers to purchase weapons at licensed gun dealers in the United States—sometimes...
  • JESSE DUPLANTIS CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE GOD KIND (Jesse goes to heaven and comes back)

    02/24/2011 5:30:47 AM PST · by Cronos · 90 replies · 1+ views
    youtube ^ | 1988 | Jesse Dupe lantis
    JESSE DUPLANTIS CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE GOD KIND: PART 1http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kp1UMwZEUHk&playnext=1&list=PL816708F436BC1426PART 2http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2igwF4NTR8Q&playnext=1&list=PL816708F436BC1426PART 3http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZOKfC5JoB14&playnext=1&list=PL816708F436BC1426PART 4http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5todV21iDvU&feature=related
  • All Things Are Possible

    01/10/2011 12:16:12 PM PST · by Frank Broom · 5 replies
    01-10-11 | Frank Broom
    In Mark 9:17-27 a man brought his son to Jesus disciples and they could not help him. Jesus told the man to bring his son to him and the man said to Jesus "If you can do anything have compassion and help us." What God can do is never the question. For with God all things are possible (Luke 1:37). The question is what can you believe. Notice Jesus took the focus off of what God could do and put the focus on what the man could believe. In other words Jesus was saying you take care of your part...
  • Lex Orandi, Lex Credendi, Lex Vivendi. As we Worship, So we Believe, So we Live

    11/06/2010 11:44:51 AM PDT · by tcg · 1 replies
    Catholic Online ^ | 11/6/10 | Deacon Keith Fournier
    There is a Latin maxim that addresses the centrality of worship in the life, identity and mission of the Catholic Church; "Lex Orandi, Lex Credendi". The phrase in Latin literally means the law of prayer ("the way we worship") is the law of belief ("what we believe"). It is sometimes expanded to as, "lex orandi, lex credendi, lex vivendi", further deepening the implications of this truth - how we worship reflects what we believe and determines how we will live. The Church has long understood that part of her role as mother and teacher is to watch over worship, for...
  • Whittle knocks one out of the park again!

    11/05/2010 10:20:06 AM PDT · by Salgak
    YouTube/BillWhittleChannel ^ | 5 Nov 2010 | Bill Whittle
    Part 5 of Bill Whittle's ongoing "What We Believe" series, focuses on the right to Keep and Bear Arms. . . the whys and the real reason for the Second Amendment. . .
  • " Speak " your faith into Substance ! (Charismatic caucus)

    10/15/2010 10:48:44 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 23 replies
    The Joshua Chronicles ^ | Jeff kingshott
    We are and must be the living matter and substance of the kingdom of God and this must remain active in a constant manner ! \o/ for your discernment . . . Let Me be all that matters in your life for it is in this place dreams turn into reality , visions begin to walk before your very eyes , as your words put My creation into motion for "truly" as Elijah stopped the rain and waited for the clouds return in faith , "truly" I shall do greater exploits through my children that become My AMOS ( A...
  • Creating Your Reality Based On Biblical Principles.

    02/03/2010 9:59:13 PM PST · by jxb7076 · 2 replies · 213+ views
    Hubpages.com ^ | 2/3/10 | jxb7076
    With all these beliefs is there a chance that I could be wrong, and if I am – then who is right – and who’s reality can what is right or wrong be compared to?
  • I Do Believe the Fed. I Do

    08/13/2009 8:24:34 AM PDT · by Dallas59 · 4 replies · 345+ views
    The Street ^ | 08/13/2009 | Stanley Bing
    On the one hand, the Fed, which is usually quite reserved in its utterances, this morning declared the recession was over. OK, maybe they didn't say it was over over, but it was coming to an end, we've seen the worst of it, and interest rates were likely to stay pretty low....This comes on the heels of an earnings season that was both horrendous and encouraging. Numbers were down across just about every board imaginable, down worse than anybody can remember. But Wall Street was expecting worse. And everybody kind of talked the good talk on their earnings calls, too....
  • Most U.S. Christians Don't Believe Satan, Holy Spirit Exist

    07/12/2009 6:37:53 AM PDT · by kindred · 61 replies · 1,440+ views
    Christian Post ^ | Apr. 13 2009 | Jennifer Riley
    Nearly six out of ten Christians either strongly agreed or somewhat agreed with the statement that Satan "is not a living being but is a symbol of evil," the survey found. Forty percent strongly agreed with the statement while 19 percent of American Christians somewhat agreed. In contrast, about 35 percent of American Christians believe Satan is real. Twenty-six percent strongly disagreed with the statement that Satan is merely symbolic and about one-tenth (9 percent) somewhat disagreed. The remaining eight percent of American Christians responded they were unsure what to believe about the existence of Satan. Interestingly, the majority of...
  • Most Americans believe Jackson coverage excessive

    07/01/2009 1:35:54 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 40 replies · 1,144+ views
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 7/1/09 | AFP
    WASHINGTON (AFP) – Nearly two out of three Americans believe the media gave too much coverage to the death of Michael Jackson and just three percent think it was too little, according to a survey published on Wednesday. Twenty-nine percent of the 1,000 people polled June 26-29 for the survey by the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press believe the coverage of Jackson's sudden death on Thursday at the age of 50 was the "right amount." Thirty percent of those polled said they followed the coverage of Jackson's death "very closely" while 28 percent said they followed...
  • TAKE THE GOSPEL OF ST. JOHN CHALLENGE

    04/20/2009 12:34:49 PM PDT · by The Ignorant Fisherman · 14 replies · 618+ views
    Who do you say that Jesus is? Do your thoughts, upbringing, religious background, or personal beliefs about Jesus line up with God’s Christ of the HOLY SCRIPTURES? You might ask, “Well, does it make a difference? My friend, I say unto you, it surely does! TAKE THE JESUS CHALLENGE
  • Hopie Changie or Chlamydia

    01/20/2009 1:12:06 PM PST · by APStyle7 · 4 replies · 966+ views
    www.hopiechangie.com ^ | 1/20/2009 | HC
    Tuesday, January 20, 2009: For several months, I've been wondering to who "we are the ones we have been waiting for" referred. No longer. Standing in line at the local SuperAmerica ($3.28 Kodiak Wintergreen), the multi-pierced clerk said to me, "isn't it great--today is a new day!" Post-confusion, I realized that after months of his experiencing the possibility of "The One," he was, today, getting his long-awaited, Super-slurpee version of Hopenchange. He didn't see me as an adversary--he just wished I could get my Hopie-Changie on...
  • Sign of Jonah [Devotional]

    01/08/2009 3:54:42 AM PST · by tenger · 5 replies · 317+ views
    Devotions ChopChop ^ | January 8, 2009 | Dave Miller (tenger)
    Then some of the Pharisees and teachers of the law said to him, "Teacher we want to see a miraculous sign from you." Matthew 12:38 The first question I ask when I read this verse is, would they have believed the miracle if Jesus had performed it right there on the spot? Probably not. Yesterday's devotion touched upon the crowds liking Jesus and hanging around him for more. The spiritual leaders seem to have just the opposite reaction. Jesus was threatening their power, and they wanted him out of the limelight quickly. They were hoping to ridicule and mock him....
  • No Change [one year later]

    11/02/2008 8:36:48 PM PST · by smokingfrog · 3 replies · 392+ views
    SteynOnline ^ | November 1, 2008 | Mark Steyn
    Is it really twelve months since I wrote this piece? "Hope" and "change" seemed stale and shopworn then, but what do I know? Apparently, the key to political sucess is to talk about "change" unchangingly: What do you think is the critical issue in this election season? Personally, I blow hot and cold. I used to think the key issue facing the nation was “hope”. But now I wonder if perhaps it isn’t “change”. It was only last year that I bought The Audacity Of Hope by this fellow called Barack Obama. How audacious hope seemed back then! How bold,...
  • A Leader We Can Believe In

    06/04/2008 3:53:03 PM PDT · by ConservativeStLouisGuy · 40 replies · 170+ views
    JohnMcCain.com ^ | June 3, 2008 | U.S. Senator John McCain
      U.S. Senator John McCain delivered the following remarks as prepared for delivery tonight in New Orleans, LA: Good evening from the great city of New Orleans. Tonight, we can say with confidence the primary season is over, and the general election campaign has begun. I commend both Senators Obama and Clinton for the long, hard race they have run. Senator Obama has impressed many Americans with his eloquence and his spirited campaign. Senator Clinton has earned great respect for her tenacity and courage. The media often overlooked how compassionately she spoke to the concerns and dreams of millions...
  • Vatican: It's OK to believe in aliens ("The extraterrestrial is my brother")

    05/13/2008 5:08:28 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 33 replies · 264+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 5/13/08 | Ariel David - ap
    VATICAN CITY - Believing that the universe may contain alien life does not contradict a faith in God, the Vatican's chief astronomer said in an interview published Tuesday. The Rev. Jose Gabriel Funes, the Jesuit director of the Vatican Observatory, was quoted as saying the vastness of the universe means it is possible there could be other forms of life outside Earth, even intelligent ones. "How can we rule out that life may have developed elsewhere?" Funes said. "Just as we consider earthly creatures as 'a brother,' and 'sister,' why should we not talk about an 'extraterrestrial brother'? It would...
  • To be a Democrat, you have to believe....

    03/06/2008 9:57:24 PM PST · by LA Conservative · 4 replies · 215+ views
    LA Conservative | March 6, 2008 | LA Conservative
    I got tired of the old and slimey "To be a Republican, you need to believe...", so I wrote my own rejoinder. Mix and match, add your own, just send them around. We have an election to win. To be a Democrat you need to believe: 1. God is dead, and that Al Ogre is the Messiah 2. Kennedy was a hero for wanting Castro dead, and surprised when Castro dropped him first, or “What, Vietnam was Nixon’s war, wasn’t it?” 3. Communism is basically good, it just wasn’t well executed by the Soviets. 4. The United States should subrogate...
  • How To Be A Good Democrat (what you have to believe)

    12/10/2007 8:13:17 AM PST · by hripka · 32 replies · 164+ views
    vanity | 12/10/2007 | self and others
    How To Be A Good Democrat (what you have to believe) 1. You have to be against capital punishment on the guilty, but support abortion on demand on the innocent. 2. You have to believe that businesses create oppression and governments create prosperity. 3. You have to believe that guns in the hands of law-abiding Americans are more of a threat than U.S. nuclear weapons technology in the hands of Chinese and North Korean communists. 4. You have to believe that there was no art before Federal funding. 5. You have to believe that global temperatures are less affected by...
  • Cows 'moo' with an accent, farmers believe

    08/24/2006 8:38:33 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 9 replies · 257+ views
    Reuters on Yahoo ^ | 8/24/06 | Reuters
    LONDON (Reuters) - Cows have regional accents, a group of British farmers claims, and phonetics experts say the idea is not as far-fetched as it sounds. Lloyd Green, from southwest England, was one of a group of farmers who first noticed the phenomenon. "I spend a lot of time with my Friesians and they definitely 'moo' with a Somerset drawl," he said, referring to the breed of dairy cow he owns. "I've spoken to the other farmers in the West Country group and they have noticed a similar development in their own herds. "I think it works the same as...
  • Methodist Billboard

    06/11/2006 8:54:40 PM PDT · by VeniVidiVici · 38 replies · 608+ views
    Billboard ^ | Myself
    Billboard I saw on the way home advertising for the UMC: If you can wish, you an believe.
  • Do Not Believe Teheran, Britain Warns Russia

    01/17/2006 6:14:21 PM PST · by blam · 14 replies · 383+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 1-18-2006 | Anton La Guardia
    Do not believe Teheran, Britain warns Russia By Anton La Guardia, Diplomatic Editor (Filed: 18/01/2006) Britain warned Russia yesterday not to be fooled by "vacuous" Iranian offers of 11th-hour negotiations to avoid being reported to the United Nations. As diplomats began a campaign to raise support for reporting Iran to the UN Security Council, Moscow held out the prospect of talks with Teheran on a Russian compromise deal. Sergei Lavrov, the Russian foreign minister, also warned the West of the dangers of imposing UN sanctions on Iran. "We remember the history of sanctions against Iraq and know how it all...
  • Driver says her accident deputy's fault(your not going to believe this lawsuit)

    08/08/2005 1:35:01 AM PDT · by freepatriot32 · 36 replies · 2,297+ views
    http://www.spokesmanreview.com ^ | Monday, August 8, 2005 | Richard Roesler
    OLYMPIA – Three years after getting drunk, blowing through a stop sign and triggering a wreck that left her passenger critically injured, a former Idaho resident has filed a $1.5 million claim against Washington's Pend Oreille County for not detaining her before she caused the crash. In her claim, Ashlen Lee says that on June 12, 2002, a county sheriff's deputy stopped her truck around 3:30 a.m. and could see that she had been drinking. But after quizzing her, the deputy let the 17-year-old drive away. The officer said he'd give them a warning," said Lee's attorney, W. Russell Van...
  • 'The Disruption Made Teaching Virtually Impossible. I Could Not Believe What I Saw' (UK)

    04/23/2005 6:23:18 PM PDT · by blam · 64 replies · 2,154+ views
    The Telegraph (UK) ^ | 4-24-2005 | Julie Henry
    'The disruption made teaching virtually impossible. I could not believe what I saw' By Julie Henry, Education Correspondent (Filed: 24/04/2005) As the petite, middle-aged teacher shouts desperately for the 20th time for the out-of-control class to be quiet, a faint, childish boy's voice can be heard, calling out above the deafening din: "Suck ** ***, miss". The appalling scene of classroom disorder and disrespect is just one of many captured on film for a channel Five documentary, to be screened this week, which will reignite the debate on how to tackle bad behaviour in schools. 'Sylvia Thomas', a teacher who...
  • Polls finds majority believe country is ready for a women president (ALBANY release)

    02/22/2005 4:05:40 PM PST · by Libloather · 44 replies · 1,688+ views
    KBCI TV ^ | 2/22/05
    Polls finds majority believe country is ready for a women president February 22, 2005 2:55 PM The Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. A clear majority of Americans believes the nation is ready for a woman in the Oval Office. A new poll finds more than six in ten believe the country is ready for a female president. The poll by the Siena College Research Institute, which was sponsored by Hearst newspapers, gives new ammunition to people who believe Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton should run for president. Eighty-one percent of those surveyed said they would vote for a woman for president and...
  • Jennings Explores ABCs of UFOs

    02/21/2005 4:14:51 PM PST · by Momaw Nadon · 139 replies · 3,230+ views
    Washington Post ^ | Sunday, February 20, 2005 | Kathy Blumenstock
    Flying saucers and strange beings who have visited Earth aren't the typical topics reported by Peter Jennings, anchor of ABC's "World News Tonight." Jennings, whose new two-hour special tackles the subject of UFOs, admits he and his production team began the project with doubts and a dose of curiosity. "We have a lot of skeptics -- I am very skeptical -- but we seriously investigated something a lot of people are serious about," he said. "And when we come to the end, this is wonderfully interesting. "More than 80 million Americans believe intelligent beings from somewhere else have come here,"...
  • Archaeologists Believe They Have Discovederd Part Of Throne Of Darius

    12/21/2004 3:19:40 PM PST · by blam · 20 replies · 842+ views
    Tehran Times ^ | 12-21-2004
    Archaeologists believe they have discovered part of throne of Darius Tehran Times Culture Desk TEHRAN (MNA) -- Iranian archaeologists believe they have found a part of one leg of the throne of Darius the Great during their excavations at Persepolis, the ancient capital of the Achaemenid dynasty, the director of the team of archaeologists announced Sunday. “Four archaeologists of the team found a piece of lapis lazuli during their excavations in water canals passing under the treasury in southeastern Persepolis last year,” said Alireza Askari, adding, “The studies on the piece of stone over the past year led the archaeologists...
  • PLEASE! STOP POSTING SAME MESSAGE ON ALL BOARDS!

    08/16/2002 7:39:49 AM PDT · by Merchant Seaman · 715 replies · 30,137+ views
    Annoyed Reader
    The purpose of FreeRepublic.com's multiple message boards is to limit the topics for each board to particular topics. Posting the same message on all the boards defeats the purpose of multiple-boards for special topics. It is very annoying to see the same message on every bulletin board. PLEASE! DO THE READERS A FAVOR. STOP CROSS-POSTING YOUR MESSAGES!
  • Americans, as a rule, believe

    12/01/2004 8:40:35 AM PST · by UpHereEh · 10 replies · 612+ views
    National Post ^ | December 1, 2004 | Andrew Coyne
    In the days and weeks before President Bush's visit, the Canadian media were busy performing their appointed ritual on such occasions -- well, all occasions, really -- reminding Canadians of the many and profound ways in which they are different from Americans. In case these should momentarily escape notice. A snap poll commissioned by The Globe and Mail, for example, found that 84% of Canadians feel their children receive a good education, whereas only 59% of Americans believe this. Which proves ... what? That Canadians are more complacent? That Canadians are more gullible? That more Canadians are teachers? The traditional...
  • News Flash: Iraq is OK

    11/22/2004 4:52:01 PM PST · by forty_years · 12 replies · 964+ views
    War to Mobilize Democracy ^ | November 22, 2004 | Andrew L. Jaffee
    For those bad-news-from-Iraq-only information consumers, stop reading here. There have been several recent developments out of Iraq that should give some comfort to those who believe that Arabs and Muslims are capable of embracing democracy. There have been military victories in Iraq, a debt relief agreement for the country has been hammered out, and Iraq’s independent electoral commission has set a firm date for elections. First Najaf was cleaned up, then Sadr City, then Fallujah, then Mosul… Yes, Iraq’s “insurgency” won’t go away overnight, but it is certainly getting harder and harder for the “militants” – they’re either dead or...
  • God Said It, That Settles It

    11/10/2004 9:43:40 PM PST · by Southern Sounder · 30 replies · 550+ views
    Increasin Faith ^ | 11/10/2004 | Southern Sounder
    If my life does not match up with what God's Word says about my life, the problem is not God's Word. The problem is me. For generations now the church has been systematically molding and shaping scripture to fit the experiences of man. We no longer look to God's Word as our absolute source of truth, but rather we look to our life experiences and put our faith in these, and then make God's Word fit these experiences. Let me give you an example. All through scripture we read of God as a healer of the physically infirmed. He is...
  • Working Together for the Future of Texas

    10/20/2004 7:29:19 PM PDT · by SwinneySwitch · 3 replies · 250+ views
    TexasGOP.org Countdown to Victory ^ | October 20, 2004 | Chairman Tina Benkiser
    African Americans, Hispanics and Republicans All Believe: IN GOD America was founded on Biblical principles, and God is undeniable in our heritage. We believe in freedom of religion and of religious expression, yet recent votes in Congress have shown a dramatic difference between the two parties on this fundamental American freedom. For example: School Prayer This was a constitutional amendment recognizing the people’s right to pray, even on public property. [H.J. Res. 78] Republicans voting for: 87.6% Democrats voting for: 13.4% Ten Commandments This allows each State to decide whether or not to display the Ten Commandments in public buildings....
  • CA: Record number of Californians believe nation on wrong track (Field poll)

    10/06/2004 8:31:46 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 78 replies · 894+ views
    Monterey Herald ^ | 10/06/04 | Tom Chorneau - AP
    SACRAMENTO - A larger proportion of California voters now believe the country is headed in the wrong direction than at any time since President Bush took office, according to a new statewide poll released Wednesday. Driven by worries over terrorism, the war in Iraq and the economy, 58 percent of Californian believe the country is on the wrong track, according to a new Field Poll. That figure has gradually risen since December 2001 when 68 percent said the nation was headed in the right direction. Meanwhile, Bush continues to receive record low approval ratings in California with 54 percent saying...
  • Israelis believe (President) Bush better for them than Kerry: poll

    08/11/2004 1:21:05 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 19 replies · 922+ views
    AFP on Yahoo ^ | 8/11/04 | AFP - Jeruslalem
    JERUSALEM (AFP) - Israeli Jews overwhelmingly want President George W. Bush (news - web sites) to beat his Democrat challenger John Kerry (news - web sites) in the US presidential election on November 2, according to an opinion poll. A total of 49 percent of people questioned said they preferred Bush, with just 18 percent wanting Kerry to win. Seven percent believed the two candidates were equally good for Israel, while two percent said they were equally bad for the Jewish state. The rest offered no opinion. At the same time, 42 percent of those questioned believed Israeli Prime Minister...
  • Gore: Dean Endorsement "Big Mistake"

    12/08/2003 2:22:12 PM PST · by JennysCool · 19 replies · 516+ views
    GoreNewsNet | 12/08/2003 | Beatrice J. Spurious
    "Oh, sweet mother of Gaia!" former Vice President Al Gore exclaimed, upon discovering he had endorsed "maverick" candidate Howard Dean for president. "That wasn't what I meant to do at all," Gore, flanked by his wife, Tipper, told a hastily-called news conference. "I guess I was confused by the ballot," Gore contended. "I had a list of the nine dwar -- er, candidates running and I guess I just slipped up and marked the wrong one, darn it! "This is the kind of thing that could happen to anyone," Gore continued. "Particularly our seniors, now so hard-hit by President Bush's...
  • Walk by Faith Not By Sight

    11/08/2003 2:21:00 PM PST · by xzins · 1 replies · 188+ views
    "Therefore we are always confident, knowing that, whilst we are at home in the body, we are absent from the Lord: (For we walk by faith, not by sight:)" 2 Corinthians 5:6-7 (KJV) When we're living in our physical bodies, we're absent from the Lord. We can talk to him and have a relationship with him, but we can't see him. We follow his commandments through faith and we keep pressing toward the goal to be with the Lord, through faith. We can't see him, but we know he's there. That's faith, we walk by faith and not by sight....
  • Officials Believe Saddam Is in Control of Military

    03/28/2003 9:39:07 AM PST · by TaRaRaBoomDeAyGoreLostToday! · 96 replies · 319+ views
    Fox News.Com ^ | 3/27/03 | Various/Carl Cameron
    <p>WASHINGTON-U.S. government officials have all but concluded that Saddam Hussein is in control of his military and issuing orders as he moves in and around Baghdad through a series of underground catacombs that lead from one bunker to the next.</p>
  • Expect The Unexpected - Don't Believe Everything You Hear

    03/22/2003 5:52:08 PM PST · by blam · 2 replies · 259+ views
    Independent (UK) ^ | 3-23-2003 | Christopher Bellamy
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    09/01/2002 2:48:59 PM PDT · by Shenandoah · 111 replies · 601+ views
    As an American, I believe... ^ | 9/01/02 | Shenandoah
    Greetings, Fellow Freepers… With all the ever-increasing assaults on America over the years coming from the Left, I was inspired to write down the things that I, as an American, believe in. I put a web page together listing these things As an American, I believe. I was hoping that members of Free Republic would add to what I have come up with. I will put your statements on the web page along with your screen name, and the date. I will also use your real name if you would prefer that. As an American, I believe… America is the...
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    07/21/2002 2:36:18 PM PDT · by RMrattlesnake · 13 replies · 124+ views
    Rocky Mountian Rattlesnake Press ^ | 21jul02 | Darren Morrison
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