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Who is on YOUR “Schindler’s List”?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Photograph of Oskar Schindler’s original list * HIS LIST If you are familiar with the movie Schindler’s List based on the true story of World War II era businessman Oskar Schindler who saved the lives of 1,100 … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Congress to Stop Planned Parenthood Butchery–Warning: Graphic Truth

WARNING: GRAPHIC TRUTH To Members of the United States Congress: I am tired of sparing words and images about this subject: I am writing to urge you to do whatever you can to stop the slaughter of babies and the … Continue reading

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Condemnation or Compassion? Lessons from the Emmaus Road (From a Teacher’s Heart)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila THE GAPS Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. They were talking with each other about everything that had happened. As they talked and discussed these things … Continue reading

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On Discerning Your “Spiritual Gut,” Part 5: a Re-Blog on Dreams and Visions

These days it seems everyone is having “dreams and visions” of end-times events. Some are of God, others are not. How to know? M’Kayla Kelly who blogs at “m’kayla’s korner” has, I believe, given us some excellent “standards,” as it … Continue reading

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Who is “The One” We Await to Trigger End Times Events?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila …until that the fullness of the Gentiles might come in… [1] WHAT THE WORLD AWAITS These days it seems that everybody—believers, non-believers, even cynics—sense that some big thing is on the horizon. And not a good thing, … Continue reading

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On ”Lording” Over Women: Does Genesis 3:16 Override John 3:16? And What of The Great Commission?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila THE TRAGEDY I am prompted to post this commentary today because of what has been exposed about the teachings promulgated by those involved in a neo-patriarchal belief system wherein men are presumed to be “kings, priests, and … Continue reading

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On Spending Time with God—It’s All Good

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Ever feel guilty when you hear somebody preaching about how Christians don’t spend enough time communing with God and we should? And Guilt Descends… Well, I used to react that way, too. And then I took this … Continue reading

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