The greatest journey

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About 2,000 years ago, Jesus, the Son of God, left His home in Heaven and came to Earth. It was the beginning of the greatest journey ever made. Jesus didn’t travel in a spaceship, or ride a shooting star. He was born as a baby to Mary, who was told by an angel of God that she would be His …

Haunted

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He lived to be 107 years old. He was famous for the remarkable and daring rescue of more than 600 Jewish children from the Nazis. He received many awards and accolades. But did he die a contented man? No! He died a haunted man with many regrets. How could this be? Van Hulst was a teacher at a college in …

Homeless?

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Homelessness is a huge problem that is greater than society can remedy. Many people search through garbage for their food and clothing, and sleep under bridges and stairs, in packing boxes, or shelters built of even more garbage. Did you ever think that you could become homeless? What about your future eternal (forever) home? The Bible tells us of just …

The Search

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He had toured Canada with Hank Snow, Sons of the Pioneers, and Don Messer, along with Ann Murray and other such names. I tried to carry on the legacy for singing and writing songs, so at a very young age I was travelling with a band. I created a French album and won a few awards. I thought this would …

The Miracle of Tears

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Tears protect us from infection and they lubricate our eyes. Humans are the only ones who shed tears as a result of an emotion. Have you ever noticed that when you cry, you feel better? That’s the miracle of tears! If we couldn’t cry, we would feel increasingly stressful. What does God say about tears? Tears and our suffering always …

How many birthdays?

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Your birthday is a special day that is all about you. It’s a time of fun and celebration—a day to enjoy special treats and open presents. How many birthdays have you had? I don’t mean how many times have you blown out candles or gotten a year older. I mean, how many times have you been born? You see, even …

Inner Cavity Discovered

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Even without such a discovery, this pyramid is always newsworthy. It is the last of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World still standing. Scientists, using an advanced imaging method, detected a large and mysterious internal structure inside the monumental tomb built around 2560 BC during the reign of Pharaoh Khufu. The 30 metres (100 feet) long ‘cavity’ or ‘void’ has …

First things first

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If someone asked you about salvation and the way to Heaven, would your answer be, “We each have to do our very best”? Then, if you were asked for something specific, would your list include being a good parent, attending church regularly, being honest, helping others, and any number of other requirements most people assume are on God’s checklist? Now, …

Devastating Diagnosis!

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What has been a priority for us plummets instantly and the new reality in our lives blasts its way to the number one position. Mark Saumure’s jolting earthquake struck during his Grade 12 year. Mark and his older sister had the privilege of growing up in a home where their parents loved the Lord and honoured God’s Word, the Bible. He …

Satisfied at last

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In April of 2018, that dream came true for a man in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He bought a lottery ticket that won the prize of $1.5 million. What makes his story so unique, and why it made headlines, is that it happened to him again! Five months later, he won another major prize, this time $2 million. Few people even win …