Tag Archive: Faith and Family

May 24 2017

About that list

“God grant that I may never live to be useless!” – John Wesley, How To Pray: The Best of John Wesley on Prayer On this day in 1738, John Wesley had his Aldersgate conversion experience which led to the founding of the Methodist movement. Methodists acknowledge this day as “Aldersgate Day.” As I talked yesterday…you …

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Apr 17 2017

The Tomb Where it Happened

“But Christ’s lore and his apostles twelve, He taught and first he followed it himself.” – Geoffrey Chaucer On this day in 1387, Geoffrey Chaucer tells The Canterbury Tales for the first time at the court of Richard II. Chaucer scholars have also identified this date (in 1387) as the start of the book’s pilgrimage …

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