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Monthly Archives: May, 2013

The Tyranny of Abusive Affliction

The following article was written by one of our “Anon” ACFJ followers. (Followers? Members? Readers? Maybe we should just say “family”!).  Many thanks to her: Affliction is something that everyone on this blog has gone through or is in the middle of right now. It is different than “trouble”. Affliction bears a different sting and …

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Abusers can recognize God, but that doesn’t mean they are converted

Daniel chapter 3, ESV King Nebuchadnezzar made an image of gold, whose height was sixty cubits and its breadth six cubits. He set it up on the plain of Dura, in the province of Babylon. Then King Nebuchadnezzar sent to gather the satraps, the prefects, and the governors, the counselors, the treasurers, the justices, the …

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Truth and lies, light and darkness, cannot co-exist

Whoever says he is in the light and hates his brother is still in darkness.  Whoever loves his brother abides in the light, and in him there is no cause for stumbling. (1 John 2:9-10 ESV)   Do not lie to one another, seeing that you have put off the old self with its practices …

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No post today

Just letting you know we are not publishing a post today . Yesterday (Monday) was Memorial Day in the USA — a public holiday — which meant many of our US readers would have been busy with other things. And we published posts on Saturday and Sunday just gone, thereby pushing the envelope of our …

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Paige Patterson has never retracted his words on wife beating

THIS POST IS A REPRINT OF The Wartburg Watch’s Article: A Call for Paige Patterson’s Resignation From the Ministry Tue Jun 16, 2009 By Dee from Wartburg Watch. Where the article refers to the authors as ‘we’, that means Dee and Deb, the two people who run The Wartburg Watch. Wife Beating: A New Tool …

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An Encouraging Hymn for the Lord’s Day

I especially like the fourth verse of this hymn (Though with a scornful wonder….). All of us need to remember the truth that it states. Even though we are all right in the middle of exposing so much evil in the “church,” we have this great confidence. How long? Not long….Not long at all. The …

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