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  • 10 Guidelines to Spiritual Living- Dr. Billy Grahams Peace With God[PROTEST./EVANG. CAUCUS]

    04/25/2017 12:57:33 PM PDT · by givemWatts · 12 replies
    Peace With God | 1984 | Dr. Billy Graham
    The Bible teaches that the Christian life is one of constant growth. When you were born again, you were born into Gods family. It is Gods purpose that you will grow into fill stature and become mature in Christ. It would be against the law of God and nature if you were to remain a baby and thus become a spiritual dwarf. In 2 Peter 3:18, the Bible says that we are to grow. It implies steady development, constant enlargement, increasing wisdom. For one to grow properly certain rules must be observed for good spiritual health. 1.Read your Bible daily....
  • Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Worthy is the Lamb

    04/16/2017 6:04:06 PM PDT · by blue-duncan · 4 replies
    Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Gae-n0Pb7Q
  • How Great Thou Art

    04/15/2017 6:37:35 AM PDT · by stilloftyhenight · 20 replies
    YouTube ^ | 4/15/17 | Carry Underwood & Vince GILL
    Happy Easter freepers! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NW0QkOUjweM
  • Beauty as an Essential Element of the Sacred Liturgy [Catholic Caucus]

    03/30/2017 12:21:30 PM PDT · by BlessedBeGod · 2 replies
    Rorate Caeli ^ | March 30, 2017 | Veronica A. Arntz
    O Lord, I Have Loved the Beauty of Thy House” Beauty as an Essential Element of the Sacred Liturgy In Sacramentum Caritatis, Pope Benedict XVI writes, “Beauty…is not mere decoration but rather an essential element of the liturgical action, since it is an attribute of God himself and his revelation” (art. 35). Beauty, therefore, is not merely an external; rather, beauty is inseparable from the liturgy itself. To say this in the abstract is one thing, but to understand it in the concrete is much more difficult. To understand how beauty is an essential element of the liturgy, we...
  • Why I Didnt Sing When I Visited Your Church

    03/21/2017 3:30:30 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 62 replies
    Challies ^ | 03/21/2017 | Tim Challies
    It was a joy to finally visit your church a couple of Sundays ago, and to worship with the believers there. You know I’ve been looking forward to it for a long time. Just as you promised, the pastor is an excellent communicator and a man who loves God’s Word. His sermon was deeply challenging and led to some great conversations with my children. Now, you asked me why it looked like I wasn’t singing. I know that was probably a little awkward, so thought I’d send along a brief explanation. Primarily, it’s because……I was not familiar with the...
  • Don Nicola Bux rejects Pope Francis in the liturgical prayer: "Traditional rite is no exception"

    11/25/2016 4:51:25 PM PST · by ebb tide · 1 replies
    katholisches ^ | November 25, 2016 | Giuseppe Nardi
    (Rome) Cardinal Raymond Burke, the eminent religious lawyer, does not contradict the assertion of Pope Francis, that the Roman rite handed down was "only an exception for nostalgics". Also one of the most famous liturgists, Don Nicola Bux, raises contradiction. Since 10 November, is the new Pope's book (Nei tuoi occhi è la mia parola) "In your eyes my word is" in bookstores. In this interview Pope's confidant, Father Antonio Spadaro SJ, Pope Francis tells the Latin Mass: "The Latin Mass? Only one exception. Pope Benedict has made a proper and generous gesture to meet a certain mentality of some...
  • A GREAT SHAKING but A Beautiful OUTCOME[charismatic caucus]

    11/21/2016 1:20:45 PM PST · by Jedediah · 1 replies
    The Joshua Chronicles ^ | Holy Spirit, bible
    Do you see my children I am shaking all that can be shaken in order to bring forth Holiness for as My Word "Be holy as I am holy" is an eternal Truth and this is what shall remain standing only those things that are eternal for all else will fail and is failing before your eyes even now ! Do not be caught up in the landslide for as we are one I shall lift you high above the turmoil and you shall not look back as you cast your eyes upon Me your Savior and King of kings...
  • WAKE UP America ! Wake Up Body of CHRIST ![Charismatic Caucus]

    10/20/2016 10:20:09 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 3 replies
    Bible, The Joshua Chronicles ^ | Holy Spirit , Bible
    You have allowed a breach in your walls my children! Seers awake ! Rise up to repair your borders and walls for you can not sustain what is about to come now as blind as you now are ! Awake ! Repair ! Come up higher and fast all distractions and guard your gates , replace your blind Seers with the ones that look to Me alone for guidance and KNOW I AM here. So there is no reason to tarry or allow in bitter waters that do not replenish and leave behind Asherah poles of disdain(contempt) . Am I...
  • Worship the King

    09/08/2016 12:43:02 PM PDT · by metmom · 24 replies
    Worship the King.org ^ | Sept 10,2016
    A worship event if being planned for the city of Syracuse for the evening of Friday, Sept 16, 2016 beginning at 7PM at the Carrier Dome on the campus of Syracuse University. Admission and parking are free and there will be sign language interpretation for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. It's a joint effort of the following campus ministries on the SU campus and is being supported by 25-30 local area churches. This has the full support of the new chancellor. Fellowship of Christian Athletes Evangelical Christian Ministries Roman Catholic Association Historically Black Church Young Life College Brothers and...
  • What Is Your Biggest Distraction? No Need to Look Very Far!

    09/01/2016 6:54:18 AM PDT · by Salvation · 10 replies
    Archdiocese of Washington ^ | 08-31-16 | Msgr. Charles Pope
    What Is Your Biggest Distraction? No Need to Look Very Far! Msgr. Charles Pope • August 31, 2016 • We usually think of distractions as coming from the world around us, but is that really the most common source? Consider the following parable, drawn from the stories of the early Desert Fathers and from monastic experience:Sometimes there would be a rush of noisy visitors and the silence of the monastery would be shattered. This would upset the disciples; not the Master, who seemed just as content with the noise as with the silence. To his protesting disciples he said...
  • Language shift has produced government worship

    05/24/2016 9:02:59 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 12 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/24/16 | A. Dru Kristenev
    Until we recapture the true meaning of elected officials as representative servants, and use our tongues to reinstate that fact, we will suffer the consequences of our own folly Deeper than PC mania that has skewed culture, government role titles have been reconfigured to instill reverence over familiarity. The repetitive wrongful identification of officials has produced a mindset far different from the original intent of government. All this to say that weve inadvertently changed our relationship to government by allowing changes in address to occur. At the top of the list is how we refer to elected officeholders weve...
  • Todays Worship Music

    05/23/2016 11:37:57 AM PDT · by mountn man · 4 replies
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFOojfjRE64
  • Finding a Place for Ancient Liturgy in the 21st Century Church

    05/06/2016 6:37:34 AM PDT · by marshmallow · 17 replies
    Christian Week ^ | 5/1/16 | Jeff Clarke
    I was raised in a non-liturgically based Christian denomination and have since spent the vast majority of my adult life in a Pentecostal/Charismatic context. Suffice it to say, I was not well-versed in church liturgy. At least not in the traditional sense of the word. However, my experience in more formal liturgically-based church gatherings have always caused me to be more thoughtfully engaged in the service. Not just intellectually, but in contemplative, reflective, and prayerful ways as well. And, you know what Ive learned? Liturgical cues give me the space to pause and ponder. Liturgical cues give me the space...
  • Midtown Manhattan cathedral engulfed in flames: 'Irreplaceable' 160-year-old Orthodox Christian...

    05/01/2016 6:38:11 PM PDT · by blueyon · 40 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 5/01/16 | Chris Pleasance
    "Midtown Manhattan cathedral engulfed in flames: 'Irreplaceable' 160-year-old Orthodox Christian church is consumed by fire" A 160-year-old Orthodox Christian cathedral in New York has been completely destroyed after a huge fire tore through it on Sunday The blaze broke out at the Serbian Cathedral of Saint Sava on 25th Street in Manhattan's Flatiron district at around 7pm. It is not known how the fire started, though it is believed to have broken out on the first floor of the building before consuming the interior and roof. An FDNY spokesman said that nobody was believed to be inside the building at...
  • True or False? The Divisive Subject of Abortion Should Never be Addressed at Sunday Worship Services

    04/07/2016 5:10:18 PM PDT · by Morgana · 85 replies
    priestsforlife.org ^ | January 27, 2015 | Kevin Burke
    I was recently at a party where the topic of religion and abortion came up. A Christian minister overheard the discussion and abruptly interjected: Abortion is a private and sensitive issue. Whatever your position on abortion, Sunday services are not the place to talk about the subject. We cant let politics get in the way of preaching the Gospel. Maybe you agree with this minister. The Shockwaves of Abortion There have been nearly 60 million abortions since 1973. Does the silence of the church communicate compassion to those who experienced an abortion? Is it sensitive and respectful to avoid addressing...
  • Yes, Christians and Muslims Worship the Same God (But Here’s What That Means & Doesn’t)

    12/19/2015 9:14:17 AM PST · by agondonter · 95 replies
    Patheos ^ | 12/17/2015 | Benjamin Corey
    Wheaton College is stirring up an old debate this week that’s worth revisiting. Professor Larycia Hawkins, in an effort to show solidarity with Muslims, decided to wear a hijab during advent. While wearing a hijab may have been tolerated by the school, what she said about the relationship between Islam and Christianity, was not. She wrote: “I stand in religious solidarity with Muslims because they, like me, a Christian, are people of the book. And as Pope Francis stated last week, we worship the same God.” For the crime of saying, “we worship the same God” Hawkins was suspended from...
  • Apple Watch saves teenagers life; Tim Cook offers thankful teen an internship

    10/02/2015 6:07:43 PM PDT · by Swordmaker · 10 replies
    Mac Daily News ^ | October 10, 2015
    An Apple Watch may have saved a teenagers life, and Apple CEO Tim Cook is so pleased that he offered the thankful teen an internship next year,” Gregory Ferenstein reports for ReadWrite. “Paul Houle, a 17-year-old from Massachusetts, says that the watch’s heart rate monitor tipped him off to a dangerous condition. Had he not gone to see a doctor to check out his unusually high heart rate, he may not be alive today.” “‘After [football] practice I went and took a nap, my heart rate was still at 145,’ he told WCVB, a local CBS news station. Houle went...
  • Goddess Kali projected on New York's Empire State Building [Proverbs 8]

    08/11/2015 5:20:23 AM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 56 replies
    Times of India ^ | 8/10/2015 | Staff
    NEW DELHI: In a breathtaking spectacle, Goddess Kali was projected on the Empire State Building in New York. Artist Andrew Jones designed the portrait of the goddess to make the point that Mother Nature now more than ever needs a fierce avatar to fight the dangers of pollution and extinction, Firstpost.com reported. Earlier images of endangered species, including Cecil the lion, were also projected on the iconic building...
  • THE Overcomer's Crown [Charismatic Caucus]

    07/23/2015 12:01:23 PM PDT · by Jedediah
    Bible. The Joshua Chronicles ^ | 7-23-15 | Jedediah
    I am alabaster in beauty ; the pearl in your crown , The voice of wisdom ; my words never fall to the ground , My majesty surrounds you for my heart you obey , My kingdom goes before you each and every day , There is no other that you serve , Your feet remain steady ; they never swerve , My heart is the path you joyfully anticipate , I AM your inheritance you pant for yet never need to wait , I AM your Shepherd ; your gateway , the pool of mercy you know , My...
  • Sting: Obama is 'sent from God' [Daniel 3]

    07/14/2015 4:27:42 PM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 66 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | 10/29/2009 | Staff
    British recording artist Sting says President Obama could be the answer to the worlds problems the divine answer. In many ways, hes sent from God, because the worlds a mess, he said in a new interview with the Associated Press. The comments from The Polices lead singer, whose real name is Gordon Sumner, are just the latest in a long series of statements suggesting Obamas connection to the supernatural. WND previously reported when an artist who planned to unveil a portrait of Obama in a Christ-like pose with a crown of thorns upon his brow canceled the event due...