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Heart-Surgery - Marcus 2229
Purity

Heart Surgery

“We live from our heart: The part of us that drives and organizes our life is not the physical”-Dallas Willard

Give Thanks - Twice - Marcis 2229
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Give Thanks – Twice!

The story is told in Luke’s Gospel of the ten lepers who were cleansed, yet only one returned to give thanks.

Cherish Her - Marcus 2229
Integrity

“Cherish Her”

How do we learn about greatness? We can read books about the subject. Perhaps we may decide to look at movies with persons who we consider to be courageous and skillful.

For My Friends - Marcus2229
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For My Friends

Is there a better time than Good Friday or Resurrection Sunday to reflect on the selfless sacrifice of one person for the sake of others?

Refreshing Others - Marcus 2229
Community

“Refreshing Others”

“A generous man will prosper; he who refreshes others will himself be refreshed.”-Proverbs 11:25

Humility

Prudence, Patience and Perspective

“Trust the LORD completely, and don’t depend on your own knowledge. With every step you take, think about what he wants, and he will help you go the right way.”-Proverbs 3:5-6

Humility

One Extra Day

“Who has the wisdom to count the clouds? Who can tip over the water jars of the heavens…?”

Magnanimity

“Overlooking Offences”

“You must be joking, Tyrone! What do you mean that I should overlook an offence? You were going fine with the sections on wisdom and patience, hard as the latter could sometimes be.

Community

“The Sweet Taste of Friendship”

Ice Cream. Donuts. Cheesecake. Brownies. These aren’t exactly your healthiest food choices, but they all have at least one thing in common: they’re sweet. Our taste buds are attracted to sweetness.

Productivity

“Productivity Over Procrastination”

Life is short. Death is unpredictable, yet certain. Our brief sojourn on this earth, therefore, needs to count because after we have departed this life, we can’t work, make plans, grow in knowledge or live out wisdom principles.