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Christian Celebrations And Devotions

Christians celebrate the conception of Jesus on 25 March(Lady Day) and his birth at Christmas (25 December) or Epiphany (6 January). Among the many traditions associated with Christmas are the construction of cribs and the performance of re-enactments of elements of the story in the Gospels of the birth of Jesus, a tradition started in […]

Jesus Christ

The most basic part of Christianity is the belief in Jesus as the Son of God and Messiah (Christ). The title “Messiah” comes from the Hebrew word מָשִׁיחַ (māšiáħ) meaning anointed one. The Greek translation Χριστός (Christos) is the source of the English word “Christ”. Joshua is English for the Hebrew word Yeshua. A depiction […]


Protestantism teaches that eternal salvation is a gift that is given to a person by God’s grace. It is sometimes called “unmerited favor.” This would mean that Salvation is God bringing humans into a right relationship with God through faith in Jesus Christ. It is the belief that one can be saved (rescued) from sin […]

Is the Internet killing religion?

We can blame the Internet for plenty: the proliferation of our obsession with cat videos, the alleged rise of teen trends like – brace yourself – eyeball licking.But is it also a culprit in helping us lose our religion? A new study suggests it might be.Allen Downey, a computer scientist at Olin College of Engineering […]

Heart to Heart Adoptions is a non-profit adoption agency located in Sandy Utah

Heart to Heart Adoptions is a non-profit adoption agency located in Sandy Utah. They also have additional offices in Illinois, New York, and Florida. This adoption agency works with potential adoptive families and birth mothers across the United States. Their staff have adopted kids themselves and have worked amongst the adoption field for quite some […]

Why Don’t Mormons Drink Coffee?

We’ve discussed Mormons in previous posts, including this one about how happy they appear to be. One of the things that sets Mormons apart from other religious groups is a code of conduct called “The Word of Wisdom.” According to Mormon doctrine, The Word of Wisdom is a law of health that was given by revelation […]