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Herrenhuter readings for Saturday, the 3rd January 2015

Incline my heart unto thy testimonies, and not to covetousness. (Psalm 119,36) And Jesus Christ said unto his disciples: “A man’s life consisteth not in the abundance of the things which he possesseth.” (Lukas 12,15) The satirist Wilhelm Busch ventured: “A … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Tuesday, the 26th November 2013

One person gives freely, yet gains even more; another withholds unduly, but comes to poverty. (Pro 11:24 NIV) and Then Jesus said to them, “Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; life does not consist in … Continue reading

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Löhe on 1 John 3:17

If anyone has material possessions and sees his brother in need but has no pity on him, how can the love of God be in him? (1Jo 3:17 NIV) Remember that first congregation in Jerusalem. Remember how they sold their … Continue reading

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