This Day In History: June 9

1672: Peter I (the Great), Russian Tsar, was born this day in 1672 for whom the city of St. Petersburg is named. He reigned jointly or alone from 1682 to 1725 and was one of his country’s greatest statesmen, organizers, and reformers. 1983: Landslide reelection […]

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Background Of H. Hendricks

In his profile on the Dallas Theological Seminary website, Dr. Howard Hendricks tells of his background. His profile is adapted from a Dallas Morning News article. (His bio is from January 2003). In his own words, Hendricks describes his childhood: “I was born into a […]

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DTS: Howard Hendricks

At Dallas Theological Seminary there is a godly well-loved professor who has taught more than 50 years. Just recently I’ve been reading a copy of his book, Teaching To Change Lives. It was published in 1989. Here is a video (that needs to be on […]

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No Place Like Home

Here’s a poem by John Howard Payne that contains the common phrase, “There’s no place like home”. ‘Mid pleasures and palaces though we may roam, Be it ever so humble, there’s no place like home! A charm from the skies seems to hallow us there, […]

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Charles Dickens Quote

Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many; not upon your past misfortunes, of which all have some. ~Charles Dickens. What pockets of happiness will you encounter as you go through your day? Look for them and stop to relish the moment […]

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