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REVENGE! Did he do the right thing?

King Louis XII of France, began his reign in 1494.  During the reign of his predecessor, Charles VIII, Louis launched a revolt, was captured and cast in prison in 1488.  Louis was kept in chains, tortured and cruelly treated.  Later, … Continue reading

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GOD’S ONE DECISIVE BLOW brought deliverance to people without hope

In my last blog, we shared the immense pressure on the shoulders of Joseph Asscher as he undertook the job of cutting the biggest rough diamond ever found. After studying the stone for six months, he made ONE DECISIVE BLOW … Continue reading

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NO RECORD

A wealthy English merchant who lived on the European continent was never satisfied with anything less than the best.  This extended to the cars he owned and his pride and joy was a Rolls-Royce which had given him great service  … Continue reading

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DE-ACTIVATE THAT BOMB!

London held its breath in June 1987.

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CONTAMINATED or PURE? – No other choice!

  When conducting a mission in a mining town, the preacher was escorted through a coal mine. Entering a black, grimy, underground tunnel, he saw some beautiful, shiny, pure-white flowers growing out of the black mine earth.

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DESTRUCTION – gradual and cumulative

In St Louis in 1984 an unemployed cleaning woman noticed a few bees buzzing around the attic of her home.  Since she only saw a few bees, she made no attempt to deal with them, thinking them harmless.  Throughout the … Continue reading

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THE MISSING INGREDIENT

Every cook knows the difference a vital missing ingredient makes to the taste of the product. What about a missing ingredient (say a square root sign) in a mathematical equation? Or a missing direction (such as “turn left at the … Continue reading

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