The soul that loves God seeks no other reward than that God whom it loves. –Bernard of Clairvaux
— Frank Gantz (@fgantz) December 30, 2014
For I will surely save you, and you shall not fall by the sword, but you shall have your life as a prize of war, because you have put your trust in me, declares the LORD.
Ryan Bell is a former Adventist pastor. He is completing “a year without God.” Except that at year’s end, he will not return to believing in God. He will continue living his life without God or without believing in the existence of God.
The wildly popular Bible app, YouVersion, has released data on what Bible verses have been the most popular in 2014. Popularity was determined by some algorithm factoring bookmarks, highlights and shares. Check the link for a few infographics of their results – Our Year With The Bible Infographic 2014 | YouVersion.
Then Samuel took a stone and set it up between Mizpah and Shen and called its name Ebenezer; for he said, “Till now the LORD has helped us.”
–1 Samuel 7:12 ESV
We cut the cord. Joining a growing number of American households, we have discarded one of our monthly bills by disconnecting from cable/satellite television.
Our initial motivation was financial. Health issues prevent me from holding down a normal job. Knowing what I do now, I would probably do it even if finances abounded.