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Celebrating “Iron that Sharpens Iron” (Proverbs 27:17)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila (Do) not (forsake) the assembling together of ourselves as is the custom with some…(Hebrews 10:25). Iron sharpens iron; so a man sharpens the countenance of his friend (Proverbs 27:17). I’ve heard a lot of believers use the … Continue reading

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When God Pleads With Us

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Oswald Chambers wrote,” Get out of your mind the idea of expecting God to come with compulsions and pleadings*.” It is in a devotional on the theme of hearing God’s call to ministry. We can best hear … Continue reading

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On “GMBs” (Genetically Modified Bibles)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Intro: Most people are aware of GMOs (Genetically Modified Organisms), i.e., “any organism whose genetic material has been altered using genetic engineering techniques.” (source) Modifying nature can make better “products”; however, GMOs may also be harmful. They might result … Continue reading

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“Rise of Communism in the United States…” Part 2: Fear the REAL “Deep State”: Bottomless Evil

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila In my previous post, I suggested that what, deep down, “scares the Hell” out of the far left in the U. S. who call themselves the Democractic Socialists of America (DSA) who, by their own admission, do … Continue reading

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Resolution 2020: “Thank You.” (Yes, You)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila On this third day of the blank slate called 2020, my mind still lingers on New Year’s resolutions. Just a bit, though. Because I am like a lot of people who, inspired by the dawn of a … Continue reading

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For 2020: “Sufficient unto the day is the good thereof”–?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila  Wait! What? Anybody familiar with the REAL Scripture (Matthew 6:34, KJV) I used for the title, knows I worded it wrong! The real version reads, “Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof.” (emphasis added) The rest of the … Continue reading

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Regarding the Real Quid Pro Quo in Ukraine

From: One America News Network: “EXCLUSIVE: Watch the unraveling of the biggest political scandal in US history.  Travel with OAN’s Chanel Rion and Rudy Giuliani to Budapest and Kiev to capture explosive first-hand interviews with key Ukrainian officials highlighting DNC … Continue reading

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So How Can We Know Who is REALLY Spouting “Russia–or Anybody Else’s–Talking Points”?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila It reminds me of a playground contest: “YOU’re the one (spouting Russia talking points)!” “Unh unh! It’s YOU!” “Unh UNH!…” (Wash, rinse, repeat.) But what with the level of sophisticated word-smithing going on these days in the … Continue reading

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Though Fragile in Years and Status, She Said Yes: a Meditation on Mary, the Mother of Jesus, and “Everybeliever”

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila In the fullness of time, though fragile in years and status I understood the angel’s invitation and agreed to birth You among us… The devotional from which the excerpt, above, is drawn, linked here and reprinted in … Continue reading

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PART 2: “On Those…Brexiteers…”–Another Voice of “Reality” from the U.K. and the SCOTUS to Hear Appeals

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Part 2 Addendum to yesterday’s post, ” On Those Dogged Brexiteers and the Formidable Power of “Deplorables” Everywhere: consider this related article from today’s American Thinker (online), “Ode to the Constitution and the Common Man,” by Clarice … Continue reading

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