ODB: Medieval Meal

ODB: Medieval Meal

A while ago I attended a conference on the Middle Ages. In one seminar we actually prepared several foods that would have been common in medieval times. We used pestle and mortar to grind cinnamon and fruit to make jam. We cut orange rinds and broiled them with honey and ginger to produce a sweet snack. We crushed almonds with water and other ingredients to create almond milk. And, finally, we pre

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ODJ: giving to others

ODJ: giving to others

August 5, 2010 There was a believer in Joppa named Tabitha (which in Greek is Dorcas). She was always doing kind things for others and helping the poor (v.36).  READ: Acts 9:36-43 Rebekah Rushing, who was a high-level executive assistant at Enron Corporation before it collapsed due to accounting fraud in 2001, demonstrated that ethics is […]

ODB: the devil made me do it

ODB: the devil made me do it

August 5, 2010 READ: James 1:12-18 Each one is tempted when he is drawn away by his own desires and enticed. —James 1:14 In March 2009, a 62-year-old woman was charged with stealing more than $73,000 from her church in the state of Washington. When the detectives interrogated her, she told them: “Satan had a […]