By Matthew Thomas

By and large, we put our money, effort, energy and prayer in places where we see the most potential or with those closest to us.  It is even better if those two groups are the same- high potential and deeply connected with us.  That is human nature- investing in those we know and love and […]

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The most memorable truths are memorable because they are simple and mirror their espoused claims in universal ways.  Hence, “Love never fails,” “I can do all things through Him who gives me strength,” “It is more blessed to give than receive” and “Do to others what you would have them do to you” satisfy the […]

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“Life in the city”.  That is what is hidden in the Greek word we translate as “politics”.  Polis is the Greek word for city.  All cultures and kingdoms prior to Greek culture and kingdom had large cities.  The city was not a Greek invention.  The polis (city) was a key part of other kingdoms as […]

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