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This Beautiful Republic - 'Perceptions

In a little over a year This Beautiful Republic has grown musically and spiritually. That growth is the first thing that jumps out at you when you listen to Perceptions. You're then hit with a message that refuses to be ignored. Can you say one two punch?

Gratuity Guidelines for Weddings

Putting together the details for your wedding day presents a challenge that can turn some women into "bridezillas." You don't need to stress about gratuity guidelines if you follow simple recommendations for how much to give each person who contributed to your big day. Although etiquette d

A Simple Cure For The Church Hospitality Blues

Are you singing the "church hospitality blues"? One powerful technique will have singing a new tune in no time at all! A bit of common sense, a bit of applied science and a simple exercise will have them humming. This article tells you how to get it done.

Wei Dynasty Inventions

The practical umbrella was invented in China during the Wei Dynasty.umbrella image by christine dedman from Fotolia.comThe Chinese Wei Dynasty was part of a group of regimes known as the Northern Dynasties, which, according to The Encyclopedia Britannica, lasted from 386 to 534 A.D. The...

Activities to Go With the Bible Story of Job

The Old Testament story of Job describes him as a wealthy man with several children. The story follows a conversation between Satan and God about Job's righteousness. God gives the devil permission to destroy Job's finances, family and health to prove that even in the face of adversity Job is a righ

My Fun Day With Two Missionaries

I posed this question: So, why do you believe in what you believe in? Two wide-eyed, young girls looked right at me, and with undeniable enthusiasm told me, "Because it's the words of the Prophet!" "Ah," I said. "And why do you believe in the words of the Prophet?"

The Bible, Your First Source of Truth

While you are searching for the truth, do not forget to look to the first source of truth: your Bible, for it is our instruction manual. It is the living, breathing Word of God. The ...

Quran - The Pure Word of God

This article shows that the Quran is the word of God. It shows the evidence that it is not Prophet Muhammad who invented the Quran, but it's a revelation from God.

Aquarius Weekly Horoscope - What Stars Say

Aquarius is the eleventh sign of the zodiac and people born between 21st January and 18th February have Aquarius as their sun sign. The planetary ruler of this sun sign is Uranus. According to Aquarius ...

How to Use an Altar Cloth

The Catholic Church has been using altar cloths since the fourth century, and since the seventh century it has used a three-layered altar cloth system to protect its altars and add beauty and grandeur to its worship. Altar cloths are made of flax or hemp linen, and the three official layers, the lin

Why Does Maya Bite Me?

Are you the Alpha Dog in your house? Or are you allowing your dog to take that honor?

Success Through Spiritual Invocation Part 2

Some other people want to use spiritual means to draw a crowd of people to their shops, business centers, schools, and churches, etc. Let me tell you that there is an implication (a spiritual implication) for every charm you use to pull a crowd to your place of business. What you are doing is you ar

The Cross - Daily Permanent

The reason that the cross is not "once and for all" is because we need morning by morning to wake up to venturing toward Jesus. It does not take much of the cares of this world to detour our attention away from Jesus. Very little confusion can send us on paths that were never meant for our

Psychic Dependency on the Psychic Reading Circuit

—When The Seeker Shifts The Value Of True Spiritual Advice Into Feeding A Hunger That Cannot Be Satisfied.When readings turn into fast food and the true essence of spiritual insight is relegated to fe

Saying Goodbye To The Past

It often happens in the course of a life, and especially when inner movement causes the heart to seek new horizons or relationships in order to further its own growth, that the past must be let go of.Sometimes this involves a physical change of circumstance and a physical separation from what one ha

The Similarities Between Religion and Philosophy

Is religion just a type of philosophy? Is philosophy a religious activity? There seems to be some confusion at times over just whether and how religion and philosophy should be distinguished from each other - this confusion is not unjustified because there are some very strong similarities between t

Online Hebrew Schools Give a Glimpse Into the New Age of Education

By going online, Hebrew school students are actively part of a changing landscape of education. Recent technological developments have affected almost all aspects of the American economy and culture. It's hard to think about anything with cultural significance that has not been affected by the

Why Can't I Meditate?

How to squash those pesky distractions that keep you from a satisfying meditation practice.