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The Conclusion of the Matter — final part of Ecclesiastes sermon series by Ps Sam Powell

The Conclusion of the Matter Ecclesiastes 12:9-14 (KJV) Ps Sam Powell 9 And moreover, because the preacher was wise, he still taught the people knowledge; yea, he gave good heed, and sought out, and set in order many proverbs. 10 The preacher sought to find out acceptable words: and that which was written was upright, even words …

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Before the Evil Days Come — part 14 of Ecclesiastes sermon series by Ps Sam Powell

Before the Evil Days Come Ecclesiastes 11:1 – 12:8 (KJV) Ps Sam Powell Chapter 11 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. 3 If the clouds be full of rain, …

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Church discipline in domestic abuse? How do I find a good counselor? Two FAQs

How does church discipline apply in cases of domestic abuse? How do I find a good counselor? These are two new pages in our Frequently Asked Questions.  We encourage you to check them out! All our FAQs are worth looking at, especially if you are relatively new to our blog. You can find them by …

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Dead Flies, Dull Axes — part 13 of Ecclesiastes sermon series by Ps Sam Powell

Dead Flies, Dull Axes Ps. Sam Powell Ecclesiastes 9:11 – 10:20 (KJV) Chapter 9:11 I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; …

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The Pride of Life — part 12 of Ecclesiastes sermon series by Ps Sam Powell

The Pride of Life Ps Sam Powell Ecclesiastes 8:14 – 9:10 (KJV) 14 There is a vanity which is done upon the earth; that there be just men, unto whom it happeneth according to the work of the wicked; again, there be wicked men, to whom it happeneth according to the work of the righteous: I …

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Red Flags indicating a victim is at high risk of being killed or almost killed by her abuser

This infographic comes from DVRCV (Domestic Violence Resource Centre Victoria, Australia). It highlights the factors that put family violence victims at increased risk of being killed or seriously injured. These risk factors have been ascertained by research that looked at the backstory of lethal and near-lethal cases of domestic violence. The infographic can be downloaded as a …

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