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Compromised

Have you ever noticed that the word – compromise – is mostly made up of the word – promise? Another fun fact: the prefix “com” means with/together/in association. Preceding compromise is the promise of something. Adam and Eve had been given Eden by God. Esau had his inheritance as first born. Saul had divine favour […]

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A Fool’s Faith

Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. For by it the elders obtained a good testimony. Hebrews 11:1 NKJV Hebrews 11 is the hallmark of faith in the Bible. It’s one of my favourite passages in the Bible because the subject of faith has a special place in my heart. I’m endlessly fascinated […]

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Scrapbook #36: Beyond Fear

“Things I was afraid to do 2 years ago, I can do them now. Because when you practice enough, the fear goes away and you focus on being better.” –  Mark Essien 1. Fear of the unknown. Is there anything more paralysing? 2. When taking that first step seems like the end of the world. […]