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Bitter yet sweet

He who is full loathes honey, but to the hungry even what is bitter tastes sweet Prov 27:7 I stumbled upon this verse a month ago, and somehow it intrigued me. Reading it superficially, it seems to describe an often-seen … Continue reading

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The Thorn by Martha Snell Nicholson

I stood a mendicant of God before His royal throne And begged him for one priceless gift, which I could call my own. I took the gift from out His hand, but as I would depart I cried, “But Lord … Continue reading

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Suffering in the Christian journey

I hate suffering. That’s what I told God many years ago when I was confronted with the truth that as a Christian, I would have to suffer. Later on, I learned to accept suffering, but more of with a resigned … Continue reading

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