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The concept of this website was born of GOD by the Holy Spirit, to embrace the needs, secret desires and petitions of a multitude of people.

In The News – 9th May 2016

IN THE NEWS Links to interesting articles elsewhere Shadi Jabar: How Australian ISIS Recruiter Lured Other Brides to Syria May 8, 2016 From holy war to hijab fashion tips, the bizarre life of top Australian ISIS recruiter Shadi Jabar has been revealed after she was killed in a coalition air strike in Syria. The Sunday Telegraph has revealed the Sydney woman was a chief Islamic State recruiter, who along Continue Reading

What Is Light?

What Is Light? from the May 09, 2016 eNews issue by Lambert Dolphin Human vision is utterly amazing in its ability to receive and process a wealth of information concerning levels of light intensity, colors, motion, and stereoscopic depth of field. However, as wonderful as our eyesight is, we are able to see only electromagnetic waves between 400 and 700 nanometers in wavelength. Young Isaac Newton in 1666 used a prism Continue Reading

A Country Formed in a Day

A Country Formed in a Day from the May 09, 2016 eNews issue by Dr. Steve Elwart (Image: United with Israel) Who has ever heard of such a thing? And who ever sees such things? Can a country be born in a single day, or can a nation be brought forth in a single moment? Yet no sooner was Zion in labor than she delivered her children. — Isaiah 66:8 (ISV) The evening of Wednesday, May 11, marks the start of Israel’s Continue Reading

In The News – 1st May 2016

IN THE NEWS Links to interesting articles elsewhere China Blocks US Navy Aircraft Carrier from Hong Kong Port May 1, 2016 China blocked a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier from arriving at a port in Hong Kong as tensions ratcheted up over disputed islands in the South China Sea, a Pentagon spokesman confirmed Friday. The USS John C. Stennis and escort ships had planned to visit the port next week, Stars & Continue Reading

Never Again

Never Again from the May 02, 2016 eNews issue by Dr. Steve Elwart (Image: Israeli Embassy, New York) “I will plant the people of Israel in their own land, never again to be torn out of their land that I gave them.” says the LORD your God. — Amos 9:15 (ISV) The evening of Wednesday, May 4, marks the start of Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah). It falls on the 29th of Nisan, a week before Yom Ha-Atzma’ut Continue Reading

The Cost of Following Christ

The Cost of Following Christ from the May 02, 2016 eNews issue by Carol Loeffler, Executive Producer, Steel on Steel Radio Program (Image: Pakistan Christian News) But whatever things were assets to me, these I now consider a loss for the sake of the Messiah. What is more, I continue to consider all these things to be a loss for the sake of what is far more valuable, knowing the Messiah Jesus, my Lord. It is because Continue Reading

Maybe It’s Time You Met the World’s Finest Woman

Maybe It’s Time You Met the World’s Finest Woman from the May 02, 2016 eNews issue by Dr. William P. Welty Therefore the LORD himself will give you a sign. Watch! The virgin is conceiving a child, and will give birth to a son, and his name will be called Immanuel. — Isaiah 7:14, (ISV) The community of Christian faith worldwide knows her as the finest woman who ever lived. Born in obscurity to a distant descendant of Continue Reading

No condemnation

There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death. Romans 8:1-2 Continue Reading

Morning and Evening by Charles Spurgeon – 12th May

Morning ======= "I am with you alway." / Matthew 28:20 It is well there is One who is ever the same, and who is ever with us. It is well there is one stable rock amidst the billows of the sea of life. O my soul, set not thine affections upon rusting, moth-eaten, decaying treasures, but set thine heart upon him who abides forever faithful to thee. Build not thine house upon the moving quicksands of a deceitful world, but found thy hopes Continue Reading

In The News – 25th April 2016

IN THE NEWS Links to interesting articles elsewhere The World’s Newest Major Religion: No Religion April 22, 2016 The religiously unaffiliated, called “nones,” are growing significantly. They’re the second largest religious group in North America and most of Europe. In the United States, nones make up almost a quarter of the population. In the past decade, U.S. nones have overtaken Catholics, mainline Continue Reading