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An Army of Youth

With such an army of workers as our youth, rightly trained, might furnish, how soon the message of a crucified, risen, and soon-coming Saviour might be carried to the whole world! How soon might the end come—the end of suffering and sorrow and sin! How soon, in place of a possession here, with its blight of sin and pain, our children might receive their inheritance where “the righteous shall inherit the land, and dwell therein forever;” where “the inhabitant shall not say, I am sick,” and “the voice of weeping shall be no more heard.” Psalm 37:29; Isaiah 33:24; 65:19.  {Education 271}

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Homesick

Every time I see someone I know from Bolivia, I get a little bit of homesickness; I choke up and find it hard to talk. And I’d give anything to be able to go back right away.
I thought I was the only one who experienced that particular feeling until I started reading some missionary quotes and found that this feeling of “inverted homesickness” is not unique to me. I’ll share two quotes. Continue reading

Salvation by works?

So I posted a tongue in cheek status on Facebook. It said, “I believe in salvation by works.” Pretty soon I had a few friends politely explain to me that it was impossible to do anything to get myself to heaven. Here is the explanation I gave them.

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