Remorse and The Difference of Regret and Repentance

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Are regret and repentance the same? Are regret and repentance the same?  Many mistaken the 2 words as having a similar meaning.  With a closer look, you’ll find that this is not the case at all.  The difference of regret and repentance is quite clear. In a spiritual sense, these words actually show 2 different […]

Urgent: More Families Need Help This Thanksgiving | Drive 2022

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SOH Thanksgiving Drive 2020 Needs Additional Help! Thanks so much to all who have helped us feed families in the Town of Babylon.  We have just uncovered additional needs to provide for 40 families that are on a waiting list for help this Thanksgiving. Please consider partnering with us and the Town of Babylon Department […]

What is Behemoth in the Bible?

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The Behemoth bible account in Job 40 gives us insight into an incredible creature. But was it real? Is it an animal that we all know of or perhaps a prehistoric beast. What is behemoth in the bible?

Do Short People Go to Heaven? Yes, People are Actually Wondering.

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Are Short people in Heaven? It’s a real concern. Really. This is an interesting one. In my research into all the deep theological questions that get put into Google search engines, I came across a real surprise.  Thousands of people a month wonder something I have never personally considered.  Do short people go to heaven? […]

What does it mean that God is Light?

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An attribute of God is that He is Light The Bible shares many amazing characteristics of God.  One way that He is described is that God is Light.  Light, of course, is a vital part of our lives.  As obvious as that statement sounds, you can argue that light is a gift that is easy […]

Understanding the Five Fold Ministry Gifts

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Table of Contents What are the Five Fold Ministry Gifts? The biblical term “five fold ministry” can be found in Ephesians, chapter 4.  It is here that the Apostle Paul shares a model for the Christian church structure. He mentions apostle, prophet, evangelist, pastor, and teacher as gifts instilled by Jesus. So Christ himself gave the […]

Jesus said, “It is Finished” | The Meaning of Tetelestai

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Tetelestai meaning in Koine Greek | It is Finished Tetelestai (τετέλεσται) is a word found in Koine (common) Greek, which was spoken around the first century during the Roman Empire.  It is translated to “It is Finished”.  Tetelestai comes from the root verb teleõ which means to finish, to end, to accomplish, or to pay. […]

Bread for Christmas

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Bread is a Christmas Favorite Although these last few Christmases are shaping up differently from previous ones, there are so many good things to think about. You might have some special food you look forward to, but I’m sure you will agree that there is something very comforting about a slice of bread, and the […]

Christmas Town at the Sound

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The 2021 SOH Christmas Drive is Here! It would be hard to imagine a time of the year that was more near and dear to our hearts than Christmas.  For many, the fondest memories of our childhood come from the anticipation of the season.  Time with family, great food, the decorations, and of course…. presents!   […]

Are Churches Open in New York?

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Are churches open in New York? Good news is alive and well on Long Island and throughout the Big Apple concerning church services.