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Eternal Security and Dinosaurs

"Dear Mr. Wilson: 1. I have been taught that once a person is saved, he cannot be lost. Do you believe in eternal security? – Robyn 2. – The devil was once a perfect angel, but he fell. What would stop a Christian in eternity from taking the same path as the devil? – Michelle…

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Hurricane Katrina – Another Birth Pain

At 10 pm CDT on Saturday, August 27, 2005, the National Hurricane Center issued a hurricane warning for the north central gulf coast from Morgan City, Louisiana, eastward to the Alabama/Florida border including the city of New Orleans. A hurricane warning means that hurricane conditions are expected within the next 24 hours and preparations to…

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The Day Millions Almost Perished

The Day Millions Almost Perished Let me ask you three questions about events that are called "defining moments." Are you old enough to remember where you were on November 22, 1963 when you learned that President John F. Kennedy had been assassinated? Do you remember where you were on September 11, 2001 when you learned…

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Shake, Rattle, and Roll

(Part 1) Listen! The rumble sounds like a train going by, but then . . . the chair you are sitting in begins to rock like a rocking chair, but you are not in a rocking chair. The noise increases to a dull roar and objects around you begin to rattle and move. The motion…

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Great Balls of Fire!

"I saw a large ball of fire, with a long tail that descended rapidly from the sky and fell before our incredulous eyes," said teacher Elmer Adan Rivera. Francisco Aguilar Sabillon described it more graphically, "I arrived almost immediately to the site of the explosion — there were enormous flames, and everything was destroyed ….

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Asteroid Update! Scientists Worried About Asteroids

On March 19, 1996, this article appeared in the French newspaper “Le Soir.” The “Le Soir” is considered to be a very reputable French newspaper in Belgium. Margriet Fernande-Vandewalle sent this summarized version of the article. “The Council of Europe wants to Study the Asteroids.” Some 2,000 asteroids exist within the vicinity of our planet…