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The Gospels were written in Greek. But in all of them certain Aramaic or Hebrew words are included and are usually translated.
One of the reasons for this is that the writer was present when striking Hebrew words were spoken. They were so vivid in Mark's mind, that he quoted them. I believe that is true when Matthew and Mark quote Jesus on the cross saying, “Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani," "My God, my God,…Continue
Added by David Young on July 21, 2019 at 4:46pm — No Comments
I pulled up to the drive-thru window at the burger restaurant with money in hand, only to be greeted by a smiling teenager saying, “Your meal has been paid for, sir.” When I asked for an explanation, I was told the person in line in front of me had paid for my meal and left a message to “Pay it forward!” I have no idea who was in front of me, or why they chose to pay for my meal, but I followed suit and asked how much the bill was for the person behind me in line, hoping they had not ordered…Continue
Added by Dan R. Crawford on July 21, 2019 at 3:56pm — No Comments
Guest Blog by Cavin Harper, Executive Director of Christian Grandparenting Network
“Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the whole armor of God so that you may take your stand against the devil’s schemes” (Ephesians 6:10, 11).
Added by Lillian A. Penner on July 18, 2019 at 1:50pm — No Comments
Added by Pray.Network Curator/Coordinator on July 17, 2019 at 5:02pm — No Comments
Since you received my blog last week, I am praying you have been thinking about how God would have you to influence other grandparents to pray intentionally for their grandchildren in their sphere of influence? I hope you have checked out our website with guidelines, endorsements, and testimonies. Printed Prayer cards are also available for a small charge at…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on July 14, 2019 at 6:33pm — No Comments
Why a Grandparents’ Day of Prayer?
Where has time flown by? Many of our grandchildren will be heading off to school next month. Summer will be gone before we know it. We need to uphold them in prayer
as the church is becoming less significant today in our everyday lives, a moral influence becomes more important as they go back to school. Culture tends to shape our grandchildren by what it presents as normal, which is very…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on July 12, 2019 at 3:50pm — No Comments
As I sat down to write and pray this morning, the Spirit of God impressed upon my heart to turn the pages of Paul’s letter to the Colossians into a prayer. With several translations of Colossians in front of me, I began meditating on the powerful words about Christ’s preeminence, transforming them,…Continue