Categorie archief: Life and Death

A Book of life recording the names of true believers in God

In this world there are lots of people who think that after they die they shall transform to another being or go to another place than this earth, mostly being called heaven. Even by those who call themselves Christian are … Lees verder

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Names being recorded in the book of life

In his letter to the Philippians, Paul referred to fellow workers whose names were recorded in this book (4:3). When they received that news it must have been so uplifting! Imagine knowing that your name is recorded, so that when … Lees verder

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The Way of God or the way of the world?

The example of Abraham, compared with the people at Babel, shows the direction to be followed. From the very start of our Bible mankind is presented with a simple choice: to walk towards God or to walk away from Him. … Lees verder

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The Power of Touch

courtesy of Bro. Andrew Fenner, Ormskirk As humans we are naturally tactile. Touch is one of our five senses and we use it constantly. We squeeze fruit to see if it is ripe or run our hand across the fabric … Lees verder

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Football, Cricket, Swimming, etc.

In our article on the Sunday Observance we mentioned already that for many the Sunday is a time of leisure and as such most people being free it would be a good day to gather for a service to Break … Lees verder

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Burial and Mourning Customs

From our archive: writings from a century ago Burial and Mourning Customs Professional mourners are still a feature of Palestine life; just as they were in the Lord’s day (2 Sam. i. 17-27; Joel ii. 12, 13; Luke viii. 52). … Lees verder

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Sunday Observance

Today, though our Brotherhood is convinced we do not explicitly come together on Sunday to have a service or Breaking of bread, we still do offer such service in places where most people are free on Sunday. But we are … Lees verder

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Prayers for Rulers

From our 1st quarter of the 20th-century writings The reason given by Paul for “prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks”….”for kings and for all that are in authority” (1 Tim. ii. 1, 2) is, that “we may lead a quiet … Lees verder

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Right Hand of Fellowship

If one wants to join our Christadelphian community, one can easily be greeted individually by everyone in the community.
However, when the ecclesia is composed by a great many people, such a personal greeting by each member is not always so obvious and the presiding brother on duty works as a representative of every other member in the community to offer the right hand and welcome the new member. Lees verder

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Apostles all Martyrs

From all we read, it was no mere possibility, but astern and terrible reality, which the lord Jesus referred to, when he said to his Apostles: “I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves” (Matt. x. 16). … Lees verder

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