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admin on January 10th, 2013

This is a video of Bethany and Penny-Sue Singing Speak O Lord. Here are the lyrics for the song. Speak, O Lord, as we come to You To receive the food of Your Holy Word. Take Your truth, plant it deep in us; Shape and fashion us in Your likeness, That the light of Christ [...]

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Man’s search for Wealth Since we have been home I have seen a lot of ads and commercials and actually watched an episode of Gold Rush a History channel show about searching for Gold in Alaska. There are a lot of shows out there today that show man’s unquenchable search for wealth in some of [...]

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admin on January 8th, 2013

I am continuing my daily devotions in Job and I have to say I have considered over the last few days why Job in such adversity was able to find hope and not commit suicide. When you read his story and think about all that he was facing you have to wonder how he is [...]

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admin on January 6th, 2013

As I continued my devotions today in Job I couldn’t help but ponder the thought about why God allows us to suffer. I also thought about the fact that there is coming a day where all suffering will end for the Saint. Revelation 21:4 tells us that one day he will wipe away all tears, [...]

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admin on January 5th, 2013

I was doing my devotions today and I was reading the book of Job. As I was reading and thinking about why man suffers I started to think about how Satan wanted to believe a health and wealth form of gospel. God, however, knows that true belief does not revolve around only believing during times [...]

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admin on January 3rd, 2013

I have started my devotions and this year I will be reading through the Bible chronologically. So far I am still in Genesis and today I was reading about Noah’s ark and it is always a reminder to me about Salvation. The ark was part of God’s plan for salvation for the world in the [...]

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Bethany and two of her friends sang the special at our services today. They sang it in English but then we translated it for all the other mothers afterward that way they too could understand the words. The piano you hear is also Bethany playing she recorded it before hand then we just played it [...]

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Sam on February 4th, 2011

Well February 3rd was Chinese Lunar New Year. This year is not 2011 as you thought according to the Chinese Calendar this is year 4708 and is called 兔年 which is pronounced like “tu nian” (sounds like two and knee-en). As you can see from the links the Chinese are somewhat superstitious about Chinese New [...]

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Sam on January 18th, 2011

I thought you might enjoy seeing a short video from Sunday of Anthony and Bethany and two of the other kids singing in service. They did a great job. We had someone translate the words into Chinese for the members to look at. All that I Need from Samuel Laterza on Vimeo.

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Sam on January 9th, 2011

Today was day that made me proud. I was proud that my youngest daughter decided that she needed to get baptized. Valerie was saved in 2004 and shortly after she got saved we started talking to her about the need to get baptized. She kept telling us that she was scared to get baptized. We [...]

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