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  • Saint Luke The Evangelist

    Saint Luke the Evangelist is a very humble person willing to help other, especially if it is ordered by God to do so. Saint Luke has devoted his life to Christianity and Jesus, known for being a man of many crafts, and a close friend of the Apostle Paul. Luke is also known for his good relationship with the women around him, and Jesus himself. Luke was such a good servant of God and Jesus that he was allowed to have an influence on the bible, including having a book named after him. According to people around Luke, he is believed to be a Greek and Gentile, while being born in Syria at Antioch. In Colossians 10-14 mentions circumcision which refers to Jewish people, but Luke is not mentioned in that so nobody believes that he is of Jewish descent.…

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  • God Space: Where Spiritual Conversations Happen Naturally It

    altogether. That being: how to rebuild burnt bridges. I believe we can all understand the analogy. The conversation you had with that non-believer that went horribly wrong. Or you meet somebody that had a conversation with a different believer and were completely turned away from God because of that one, or many, interaction, or interactions. The book talks about how to rebuild those already burnt bridges, how to retain those ‘lost’ souls. No soul is lost forever, and that is something that is…

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  • Civil Rights Movement Evangelists

    Although the American Civil Rights Movement actually started during the mid-to-late 19th century, the movement actually peaked in the mid 20th century. The Civil Rights Movement was a tremendous historical step for the African-Americans in the United States of America. The movement caused many evangelists, authors, and protestors to feel called upon to address the subject of racial equality in America. One of the many evangelists, but arguably the most famous, during the movement was Billy…

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  • Joel Osteen: The Evangelist In The Bible Expand

    Introduction One favorite TV Evangelist is Joel Osteen, Pastors Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas engaging over 7million people weekly. He and his wife Victoria are known to have the largest and greatest Protestant church in the United States, feeding the hungry and healing the sick while motivating all. Worship Service After viewing footage of a church service where Pastor Osteen is attempting to provide a worship experience for a postmodern congregation. One would explain that this church is…

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  • Personal Narrative: A Day At St. Luke's Hospital

    I did one day of a medicine/surgical clinical day with Anne Hartman at Saint Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. The day began at 0800 and ended shortly after 1600. There were several differences along the way starting with the time. I teach clinicals for Iowa College of Nursing and they begin at 0645 and end at 1530. Anne had informed me that she was not a morning person and got to chose what times she did her clinicals out. Plus, the hours she taught clinicals counted toward her full time…

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  • The Blindman's Meal Analysis

    At first glance, we assume that Caravaggio has intentionally diminished the luminescence of the Divine figure of Christ, and chose to represent Him in a very human and less mystical form. Instead of a grand halo, we see a modest light encircling His head, and the greater draw is towards His posture in calling the saint-to-be, Matthew. But there are other elements that may suggest Divinity – for instance, the great beam of light shining through the window casts a forceful presence and unnatural…

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  • Avarice In The Bible

    Merriam-Webster defines avarice as “excessive or insatiable desire for wealth or gain” (Avarice, n.d.). While that definition is fairly straight forward, a few synonyms including greed, covetousness, and cupidity provide a vivid picture of why this word has rightfully earned its place among the seven capital vices. It is noteworthy to mention a few near antonyms of avarice, for instance, are charity, generosity, and selflessness. This presentation will first look at how avarice is defined in…

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  • Summary Of The Retreat Story

    before dropping him or her off to ensure he or she has not packed an prohibited items. Cell phones We encourage the youth to leave their phones at home so they can enter most fully into the retreat. I will be carrying my phone (701-516-0392) at all times if you need to reach your youth. Emergency Contact Information If at any point you need to reach your youth, please call myself (701) 516-0392, or Lisa Oldham, Forest Glen contact, at (936) 295-7641. Cell service is spotty at Forest Glen and…

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  • The Second Gospel: The Gospel Of Mark

    Exegetical Paper Many people view wealth as the solution to all of their problems, but in the gospel of Mark, Jesus takes another side. He calls his followers to give up all their earthly possessions and be fully dependent on him. This is a picture of our dependence on God for our eternal destiny. Jesus calls christians to a radical, sacrificial life in Mark 10:21. The second gospel, the Gospel of Mark, was written by the apostle Mark. He wrote this book primarily based off the teachings of…

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  • Matthew 13: 1-2 Analysis

    When crowds are large, it gets loud and harder to hear, but when Jesus is the speaker, people become silent and it’s effortless to hear, even still they do not listen to the wisdom of God. “Though hearing they do not hear or understand.” Matthew and mark are parables that are common with each other in the Gospels. They talk about Jesus in a large crowds and how people will not listen to Jesus even with silence. God put these parables out for us, so that we could understand his spiritual lessons…

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