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Seeking through ardent zeal and intense exertion

Posted 05-01-2021 at 11:39 PM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)

Matthew 11:12 - "And from the days of John the Baptist until the present time, the kingdom of heaven has endured violent assault, and violent men seize it by force (as a precious prize - a share in the heavenly kingdom is sought with most ardent zeal and intense exertion)."

The violence of the Kingdom is not physical violence but focused earnestness, a deeply passionate pursuit of God that enables Christ's followers never to give up in pursuing their Christ calling regardless...
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The Holy Spirit of Agape Love and the Word of God

Posted 05-01-2021 at 04:14 PM by MysticPhD
Updated 05-05-2021 at 01:01 PM by MysticPhD

Agape (Ancient Greek ἀγάπη, agapē) is a Greco-Christian term referring to love, "the highest form of love, charity" and "the love of God for man and of man for God". The word is not to be confused with philia, brotherly love, as it embraces a universal, unconditional love that transcends and persists regardless of circumstance. It is devoid of sexual connotation and distinct from eros, sexual lust. It is the highest level of love known to humanity: "a selfless love that...
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Praying The Psalms - Psalms 4 and 5

Posted 05-01-2021 at 09:08 AM by Albert Finch (How Do I Advance My Spiritual Life?)


My Lord, You are a shield about me -- my glory -- and the one who lifts my head.
(Psalm 4:3)

The Lord sustains me -- He delivers me from the fear of people. (Psalm 4:5)

In peace I will both lay down and sleep -- I meditate on Jesus in my heart upon my bed. (Psalm 4:4,8)

In Jesus I take refuge and sing for joy and He surrounds me with favor. (Psalm 5:11,12)
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More shooting in Buckhead

Posted 05-01-2021 at 08:30 AM by Billionaireboy

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The racial element isn’t there to be played. Atlanta is going to be a majority white city in the near future with current trends. Anyone playing the race card doesn’t know what is actually going on. What you are posting about doesn’t even exist. Anyone pushing this racial agenda is ignoring the inevitable for the city of Atlanta’s demographics. Senate seats, congressional seats, or a Democratic Governor isn’t going to stop the shifting demographics in the city. None of that matters. You
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