"Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is
right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is
excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things."
Verse of the Month
While we remember the successful return of the Apollo 11 astronauts this summer, we shouldn't forget how astronaut Frank Borman (pictured) surprised all of us by having the Apollo 8 team read Genesis 1 on Christmas Eve, 1968. This was truly out of this world!
'Blessed Are the Dead'...
We live in a skeptical age, an agnostic era.
People ask how – or even whether – first century men and women could remember all the words Jesus said. One Australian preacher answered forcefully, “People remembered what Jesus said because what he said was so memorable. His words stopped people in their tracks!”
You might remember, “It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than a rich man to enter the Kingdom of Heaven.” Or, “I have not come to call the righteous but sinners to repentance. “ Or, “Except your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees you cannot be saved.”
Jesus while on earth gave many strong and even hard sayings.
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