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The Community Choir of South Boston will hold its annual concert at 7 p.m. on Sunday at the First Baptist Church of South Boston, 815 N. Main St. The theme will be “Come Before Him with Singing.”

As we live our lives, we must remember to be thankful for the tiny details that are a part of who we are and what we can do. From the fingers of our hands to the cells of our bodies, we are created beings, made by a powerful and loving God, and he has made the wonderful systems of the human body from their finest details.

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The month of August is a special time of year. It has around 30 days or so, like any other, but it has characteristics that make it stand out.

Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

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The deadline for submitting items for the religion page is noon Wednesday. Items are published as space allows. Priority is given to upcoming special events happening within one week. Email items to religion@gazettevirginian.com.

When my younger brothers and I were teenagers, we used to climb up on top of the roof of our house and jump to the grass below, rolling on impact. It was great fun for all of us. That was some 40 years ago.

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God gives us strength we as humans could not possibly imagine. The spiritual strength he gives us stretches into the events of life from time to time.

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In all the cosmos, in all of the things which exist and the thing we can think about, or do, the first is to know God. We can wrongly seek after intellectual superiority, but that soon falls short. We can try to amass hoards of wealth, but we will finally find that money can’t buy happiness.

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Brand Yourself Ministries presents “It’s All About the Brand Women’s Conference!” to be held beginning at 7 p.m. on Friday, July 12, at Mount Olive Baptist Church, N. Main Street, South Boston with the Rev. Margaret Fountain Coleman, preacher.

When I began writing this column about 15 years ago, I wanted to find a way to communicate the love and grace of God in a setting that reached out to people I know, and many that I will never meet.

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Shark: swindler; crook; double-dealer; con artist; loan shark; a ruthless greedy person; a carnivorous fish with a long body, two dorsal fins, sharp teeth, a cartilaginous skeleton, and thick, rough skin. ~Encarta Dictionary

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The South Boston Church of God will have a gospel concert at 6 p.m. on Sunday featuring The Churchmen. The church is located at 3000 Halifax Road in South Boston.

This verse is probably based upon the story Jesus told of the prodigal son. The father is having a conversation with the older son as the celebration goes on and is jealous of the attention paid to such a non-deserving person.  

 

“Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” ~ 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18