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Why is it that, despite feeding on decomposing animal flesh, vultures never catch any diseases?
A couple of years ago a Syrian pastor from Damascus preached at my church and told us a story that I will never forget.
The Jewish singer-songwriter from Brooklyn, Neil Diamond, has waited until his 77th birthday to reveal that he suffers from Parkinson’s disease.
“Gospel, identity and coexistence” were the themes of the General Assembly of the Spanish Evangelical Alliance. Two days in Palma de Mallorca to reflect about the role of evangelical churches in society.
Psychiatrist and author Pablo Martinez provides a biblical response for depression.
Myth 4: If the sermon is true, all is well.
When the forest burns, soils are exposed to the rain, and erosion becomes a serious problem.
The great love story for everyone.
The decision of the French Supreme Court can be seen as a victory for defenders of freedom of expression and of conscience, in particular concerning the option of quoting a verse from the Bible about homosexuality. But it also opens the way for new legal disputes on the subject.
Outside of Genesis, what do we know about the flood?
Elias (Elijah) and Maria are number one in Germany. Noah and Lukas (Luke) are the most popular in Switzerland and Austria.
Henna is only referred to twice in the Song of Songs (chapter 1:14 and 4:13), in relation to beauty, fragrance and love.
Myth 3: If a sermon is really good then listeners will not be offended.
There is only one verse in the Bible where cotton is mentioned (Esther 1 v 6), although many versions translate it as linen.
The children born between 1999 and 2015 are the first truly “post-Christian” generation. Some of the biggest barriers to belief are the problem of evil and a perceived hypocrisy among Christians.
Germán López-Cortacans, has presented a thesis on the image of God in people with intellectual disabilities. “Christians have to be self-critical”.
Counsellor Ed Welch speaks about the impact of praying together.
The creation of human-can easily become an attempt not only to meet practical needs, but emotional needs too.
The term was translated as “cedar”, “poplar” and even “cypress” as it was thought that fir trees did not exist in Biblical lands.
Just what was Peter talking about?
Ultra-Orthodox Jews attacked a meeting centre in Dimona.
Myth 2: If it bears good fruit then it is a good sermon.
The World Economic Forum in Davos gathers around 3,000 to tackle the issue of inequality. According to Oxfam, “2017 saw the biggest increase in the number of billionaires in history, one more every two days”.
As two superpowers left the Levant, a power vacuum was created. Canaan was left alone, ripe for conquest.
In the Bible we see people like us who were tempted to give in, but were restored by God.