A Stress-Free Christmas, Anyone? (Part 1)

It’s that time of the year again and aren’t we glad that last year’s lessons in planning activities for the family and our friends have made us wiser? Remember when the cake flopped, or some family couldn’t make it, the song number was flat or the cards arrived too late —but YOUR FAMILY HAD A GOOD TIME NONETHELESS? I guess no Christmas celebration is ever perfect, plan or no plan, but we can be grateful for every thing we can do to celebrate Jesus. Yes, it’s Jesus! Planning to Have Fun no Matter What! But I am biased towards having

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From an Old Blog: A Tale of Two Brothers

Obadiah — A Tale of Two Brothers Posted: August 16, 2010 | Author: Ruth | Filed under: gems on the narrow way | Tags: God’s Election, Jacob and Esau, Obadiah | Modify: Edit | Leave a comment This post is actually an answer to an exam question in Biblical Theology in 2009.   For thy violence against thy brother Jacob shame shall cover thee, and thou shalt be cut off for ever. – Obadiah 1:10     The book of Obadiah is the tale of two brothers — Jacob and Esau. During the time of writing, the prophet noted the

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