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The God Who Sees Me

The God Who Sees Me

‘The God Who Sees Me’ is an important concept in Christianity. It comes from the book of Genesis in the Old Testament, where Ishmael’s mother Hagar refers to God as El Roi – this is a Hebrew phrase with the same meaning. It has been adopted as one of the many epithets for God, along …

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Choose Faith Over Fear: 9 Choices You Can Make Instead of Panicking

Choose Faith Over Fear

According to the Oxford Languages definition faith is defined as “complete trust or confidence in someone or something” and “strong belief in the doctrines of a religion, based on spiritual conviction rather than proof”. What Does It Mean To Have Faith? You can have faith in anyone or anything, but faith is often associated with …

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Am I Being Tested?

Am I Being Tested

Understanding the concept of the world can be difficult. You may have been raised in a Christian household, or perhaps you are interested in the religion and are wanting to explore your faith in God. Whichever it is, there is one thing that we all want to know of, and it starts with this simple …

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How to Love One Another

Love

According to the good book, in John 13:34 Jesus commanded his followers to love one another.  This commandment is repeated throughout the New Testament as a reminder of the importance of loving your fellowman.  Showing love is at the center of Christian belief, but how can you really practice loving  others  in your everyday life?  …

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The Beatitudes Explained

The Beatitudes Explained

The word ‘beatitudes’ comes from the Latin word ‘beatus’ which translates to ‘blessed,’ and that’s the focus of this important part of the bible.  The beatitudes are blessings to live by, eight direct teachings that help to shape our character, our morality, our understanding of God, and the world around us. These blessings are one …

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