Harvest Bound. The first recorded Teresa – began as Therasia. She was a wealthy woman who lived during the time of the late Roman Empire. Married to a distinguished aristocrat, they chose to serve in full-time Christian ministry. And dedicated most of their resources to philanthropy. It is believed they used part of their home
Author: Patricia Griffin
Root of Greatness. In the ancient world, a mighty tribe was among the most esteemed families of Rome. Their ancestral legacy excelled – becoming prominent diplomats, military commanders, and propraetors. Distinctly strong and powerful, they were considered part of aristocracy. A distinction that has carried into the English language. Esteemed words like valiant, valor, evaluate,
Hot Commodity. When the ancient Greeks encountered wine, it revolutionized their world. Although, they weren’t the first to create it – they certainly took its use to another level. Banquets were invented as a communal expression of fellowship. It was customary for attendees to gather in their respective circles over food and wine. Moderation and
The woman who first inspired the widespread use of names like Helen, Elena (even Helena) came from humble beginnings.
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An interpretive study of the first, most-recognized man named Judas (Iscariot) written in biblical testament – and its relevance to the human struggle. Most know the story of Judas. He was one of the chosen – who walked in the presence of Jesus Christ to learn his mission. As treasurer, he was in charge of