Category Archives: Unity

What Would Your Brother Do?

We have been following the story of Jacob. In our last post we asked questions stemming from the plot that Jacob and his mother Rebekah hatched to get the blessing Isaac intended to bestow on his eldest son. Going back … Continue reading

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The Right Stuff

In our last post we looked at how we are apparently able to train military, firefighters, and police officers to face situations heads on where the normal human reaction would be to run.  We even train football teams that way.  … Continue reading

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How does a heart get shaped like that?

Last time I promised that I would suggest a couple of recent examples of the power I see relationships bring to our world.  I warned that these would be examples from outside the Church to illustrate a capacity I believe … Continue reading

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What’s in a dream?

In our first look at Daniel we were in the 1st chapter.  You will remember it was the story about whether or not Daniel and his friends would eat the royal food.  The young men not only survived that first … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Churches

“ It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the … Continue reading

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It’s All About Relationships

In this segment of Principley Speaking Revisited, Marcus Norris uses an introductory illustration to talk about Relationships.  It is the strength of the Relationships among us that will fortify and bind us or weaken and divide us.  Enjoy this week’s … Continue reading

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“…And the Home of the Brave”

For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.  2 Timothy 1:7 (NKJV) I, therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you to walk worthy of the calling … Continue reading

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A Type “O” Message for Your Next Mission Trip

As I recall my 8th-grade science, in the world of human blood types, type “AB” blood is the least common and of the narrowest uses of all the blood types. Type “O” blood is the universal donor, useful in almost … Continue reading

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Seeing God at Work in Matroosfontein

The South Africa team’s final assignment was at Matroosfontein Baptist Church in Cape Town.  After an informal “meet & greet” on Friday between the team and just a handful of youth and young adults, the team was back on Saturday … Continue reading

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Body of Christ

It happened on our third and last day at Bonteheuwel Baptist Church in Cape Town, South Africa. We always open with music and  prayer. This night, the pastor led us in prayer. As soon as he began to pray, the … Continue reading

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