Friday, 22 February, 2019
Creation is enthralling and mysterious, and the wisdom of God remains perennially unfathomable. To know Him is to barely understand His heart, but to know myself, despite the many regrettable mistakes that have been made, is to understand the sufficiency of His grace, faithfulness, and lovingkindness. My enriching journey with Him took me through the halls of national service (the army), auditing, cross-cultural missionary service, church work, mentoring, psychology, and caregiving. Although now in retirement, I am still very much a learner at heart and an avid reader, and despite the smudges in life, I love it. Eternity then becomes a lifelong expectation.
Democracy In Retreat: Freedom In The World 2019

Democracy In Retreat: Freedom In The World 2019

Since the early 1970s, the pro-democracy non-profit Freedom House, founded in 1941 to mobilize American public opinion against Nazism, has published an annual survey evaluating political freedoms and civil liberties in countries around the world. Using 25 indicators, including electoral processes, individual rights and the rule of law, nations are

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Embracing The Fullness Of God’s Love

Embracing The Fullness Of God’s Love

Ephesians 3: 14 – 21. Squeezed in between his theological exposition of redemptive blessings and the practicality of the Christian walk is the Apostle Paul’s prayer for the Ephesian congregation. His intercessory supplication of experiencing the intense tangible reality of Yahweh’s love with an expectant crucial facetious proviso, that Christ

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Pyrix Constellation

The Pyxis Constellation

Pyxis is a small and faint constellation in the southern sky. Abbreviated from Pyxis Nautica, its name is Latin for a mariner’s compass (contrasting with Circinus, which represents a draftsman’s compasses). Pyxis was introduced by Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille in the 18th century, and it is located close to the stars that formed the old constellation Argo Navis, the ship of Jason and the Argonauts. Parts of

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Europe’s Ten Best Value For Money City Breaks

Europe’s Ten Best Value For Money City Breaks

Kraków is the second largest and one of the oldest cities in Poland. Situated on the Vistula River in the Lesser Poland region, the city dates back to the 7th century. Kraków was the official capital of Poland until 1596 and has traditionally been one of the leading centres of Polish academic, economic, cultural and artistic life. Cited

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2019 International Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration

2019 International Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration

The United Nations designated January 27—the anniversary of the 1945 liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau—as a day for member states to honour the Jewish victims of the Holocaust and millions of other victims of Nazism. A living memorial to the Holocaust, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum inspires citizens and leaders worldwide

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