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Building the Kingdom of God is a Marathon: Stay in the Race

building the kingdom of God is a marathon

Over the years I’ve been involved in a lot of activities, including running businesses, buying businesses, investing in film projects, investing in the stock market, being a financial advisor, and working on starting churches, among other things. A major takeaway to success or failure I’ve learned while engaged in those things is that the only way to win is to stay in the race. There are of course other elements to success that are included with staying in the race, but all of them won’t matter if […]

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Historic Church Building, First Council of Nicaea, and Planting Seeds

It was fascinating to hear about the discovery of an underwater church building in Turkey, that is likely to be the place where the First Council of Nicaea took place. The ruins were found in a lake in the city of Iznik, which was formerly known as Nicaea. The church structure was destroyed in 740 AD as a result of an earthquake, and as a result “sunk into the lake.” Taking into account the assertion it may have been the actual Basilica where consensus was attained concerning […]

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