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Anamnesis

Living without a working memory of our past is comparable to waking up in the morning having forgotten every prior day – life absent of purpose and direction. Since purpose and direction are important, so also is our memory.



 

The Heart of Christmas

Posted by on Jan 6, 2015 in Anamnesis (History), Blog | 0 comments

In the 4th century A.D., in the Greek province of Lycia (part of modern day Turkey), there lived a man named Nikolaus of Myra. In this Lycian town of Myra, Nikolaus was a Christian bishop and was strong in the faith. Nikolaus’ reputation greatly preceded him as a secret gift-giver – being known to leave coins in shoes that were left out for him. In fact, he became so well known for his giving that he was also called Nikolaus the Wonderworker. (more…)

Light on the Battlefield

Posted by on Oct 5, 2014 in Anamnesis (History), Blog | 0 comments

For God, who said, ‘Let light shine out of darkness,’ has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
2 Corinthians 4:6 ESV (more…)

What You Remember

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Anamnesis (History), Blog | 0 comments

History is all about facts and dates: (more…)

Horseshoes and Hand Grenades

Posted by on Sep 10, 2014 in Anamnesis (History), Blog | 0 comments

Horseshoes is a game that evolved from Grecian discus throwing. The original game was played with iron plates or rings and became a favorite among soldiers. Lacking the money and materials for the proper throwing utensils, soldiers improvised with the bounty of discarded horseshoes. To which the game evolved to actually being played with horseshoes. (more…)

A Christian’s Declaration of Independence

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014 in Anamnesis (History), Blog | 0 comments

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
US Declaration of Independence, 1776

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