Category: -= Parables =-

Lawrence was sitting on the phone, ready to close his fifth deal that month. As he looks out of his 22nd floor office building at the cold, December day, he realizes that he’s now a millionaire. As he replays his life, no one will ever get to see what he…

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“There,” he said pointing forcefully at the map. “That’s the portal to God’s Kingdom.” The words hung perfectly intact at the forefront of my memory as I peered out into the vast, ceaseless arctic. I began to question why I had been foolish enough to brave this journey. “A Quest to…

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  It was the year 3,140 AD. The forces of magic engulfed the entire planet. Mystery and impossibility had become intimately intertwined with humanity. Telepathy…astral projection…telekinesis… …all were quite possible. It had been already been accepted, centuries ago, that nothing is too lofty for the Human Spirit. Even time travel was…

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On a calm, cool afternoon, the people gathered around as the village elder lay on his deathbed. “My sons… My daughters… *cough, cough, cough* … it has been a blessing to serve you with the Wisdom I have gathered over the years.” Tears of sorrow and happiness swept over the…

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-= Parables =- Break Free Faith Success Wisdom

After four long years of study, a weary student confronts his master: “Master, I’ve trained at this monastery for over four years and I am still unable to see an end in sight.” The master nods solemnly and says, “Yes, young disciple…tell me…what is it that you have come here to…

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