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Pandita Ramabai: Mother of India – Part One of Two

In 1905, Pentecostal revival spontaneously exploded at the Mukti Mission in India. Pandita Ramabai, an Indian widow, began the mission as a refuge for widows and a school for girls.  The remarkable life and ministry of Pandita Ramabai is a testament to God’s sovereignty, and the outpouring in India can be attributed to this woman’s […]

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Cotton Mather: An Early American’s Call To Holiness

Cotton Mather (1663-1728) is probably best remembered for his publications of The Wonders of the Invisible World (1692), published as a defense of the Salem witch trials, which led to the execution of nineteen men and women accused of practicing witchcraft in Salem, Massachusetts. But, this important Boston minister, from a renowned Puritan family, was […]

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Why Sunday School Is So Important

  Isaac and Ashley pulled into the church parking lot of First Apostolic Church at 9:57 on Sunday morning.  They were new in town.  Isaac’s job had transferred him when the new FedEx distribution hub had opened.  This was their first chance to attend at what they hoped would be their new church home.  Both […]

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