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On 1/21/21: Have America’s Sins “…Come Around”? Encouragement, Strategies, and a Gift

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Is It “What Goes Around Comes Around” Time for America? Forward and backward, like a palindrome, today’s date put as 1/21/21 (the day after Inauguration Day here in the United States) reminds me of the expression “what … Continue reading

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Occupying, Part 6: Here, There, and Everywhere (on Where)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here The wind blows wherever it pleases. You hear its sound, but you cannot tell where it comes from or where it is going. So it is with everyone born of the Spirit.” (John 3:8) … Continue reading

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Occupying, Part 5: The Temporal/Spiritual Continuum (on When)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here 3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms. 4 For He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world to be holy and blameless in His … Continue reading

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Guest Feature, “A Time for Choosing: A Test for Our Souls” (theepochtimes.com)

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On Occupying, Part 4: What We Are–as in The Remnant of Our Time. Now

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here A Christian […] is settled, rooted and immersed in the Spirit in a worldwide community of faith that transcends the boundaries of ethnicity, language or denomination. (Markham, previous post) Many call such a community … Continue reading

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On Occupying, Part 3: “Strangers, nomads and pilgrims” (Guest Feature) and One More Thing on “Who”

Entire series here This part of the series features an article written by fellow blogger Colin Markham whose other articles have appeared prior. Colin blogs at Fellowship of St. Peter – Christian spirituality and fellowship  In Part 2, I discussed … Continue reading

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Americans May Need to Wake Up but God Never Sleeps

See what you think. Before it’s scrubbed (?). And to stabilize mind, heart, and spirit, here’s a reminder and some encouragement for all parties concerned. It’s never too late for consideration. Retired General John McInerney interview posted on the NPC … Continue reading

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On Occupying, Part 2: Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here Occupying I am beginning a new series on the perspectives and practical aspects of how to “occupy until Jesus comes back” (see below for the scriptural citation, context, and definition). As many biblical scholars … Continue reading

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It’s Always The Day To Choose (a poem of invitation)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila It’s Always The Day To Choose It’s always the day to choose to recognize Whom or who, the One t0 seed, to bud and bloom, the other to spoil the fruit.  

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To “The llusionist” (redux), the Kraken’s End, and This Week in U.S. History

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila A reader has accessed an old post (“The Illusionist…”, June 30, 2012) and it occurs to me that it is very appropriate for this week in the history of the United States of America when the electors … Continue reading

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