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The Theology of Thanksgiving

People are sometimes confused by my accent. “Are you English?” they ask. Not with a name like mine! No indeed. I am a Yank through and through. I was brought up in Pennsylvania and went to college in South Carolina, but the English accent thing is because I overdosed on C.S. Lewis and T.S. Eliot and on a youthful dream, […]

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Principles of thanksgiving and their practical applications

Principles of thanksgiving and their practical applications

Principles of thanksgiving and their practical applications by Rev. Dr. Josiah Choms (ECWA Seminary Church Jos)   Text: 1 Thess. 5:16 – 18 16 Rejoice always, 17 pray continually, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.

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The Pilgrims of Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts

The Pilgrims of Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts

On November 9, 1620, the Mayflower, carrying 102 passengers with 50 Pilgrims aboard in search of religious freedom, approached Cape Cod, Massachusetts, having left England 65 days earlier on September 6, 1620. The Pilgrims were Separatist Protestants who made a clean break with the Anglican Church of England during the reign of King James I. A small community in Scrooby, […]

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A Time For Thanksgiving

A Time For Thanksgiving

Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name. Psalm 100:4 In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 As lilies of the valley pour forth perfume, so good hearts pour forth thanksgiving. No mercy is too […]

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Prayer Points

Prayer Points: Jesus is Here Right Now

by Dr. Omobukola Olaoye | Our God Who does What Pleases Him is doing a New Thing in Me this Year! (I Kings

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Please pray for our leaders!

Please pray for our leaders!

by Joshua and Joanna Bogunjoko | “But select capable men from all the people—men who fear God, trustworthy men who hate dishonest

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When You Only Have a Few Minutes to Pray

When You Only Have a Few Minutes to Pray

How one to three minutes can focus our minds and hearts on adoration, confession, thanksgiving and supplication. (image,
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Praise and Prayer, December 2015

Praise and Prayer, December 2015

EMS OF ECWA PRAISE & PRAYER, DECEMBER 2015 Prayer/Counseling hotline: 08033673654, 08051614880
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How to Teach Your Kids to Be Thankful

How to Teach Your Kids to Be Thankful

You can instill an attitude of thankfulness in your children. (ECWA Archive)   As I'm writing this, it's a week before Thanksgiving, but I already have my turkey thawing in the refrigerator. My menu is simple: turkey, ham, potatoes, sweet potatoes, green beans, pie. The recipes are ones I've been making for 20 years—nothing fancy here. Our table will be […]

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