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Today's category: PrayerThe Combination¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ The temporary Sunday School teacher was struggling to open a combination lock on the supply cabinet. She had been told the combination, but couldn't quite remember it.¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ Finally she went to the pastor's study and asked for help. The pastor came into the room and began to turn the dial.¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ After the first two numbers he paused and stared blankly for a moment.¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ Finally he looked serenely heavenward and his lips moved silently.¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ Then he looked back at the lock, and quickly turned to the final number, and opened the lock.¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ The teacher was amazed. "I'm in awe at your faith, pastor," she said.¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ ¬ "It's really nothing," he answered. "The number is on a piece of tape on the ceiling."View hundreds more jokes online.Email this joke to a friend
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FINANCIERS with PhDs like to remind each other to ‚Äúread your Kindleberger". The rare academic who could speak fluently to bureaucrats and normal people, Charles Kindleberger designed the Marshall Plan and wrote vast economic histories worthy of Tolstoy. ‚ÄúRead your Kindleberger‚ÄĚ is just a coded way of saying ‚Äúdon't forget this has all happened before‚ÄĚ. So to anyone invested in, mining or building applications for distributed ledger money such as bitcoin or ethereum: read your Kindleberger.Start with A Financial History of Western Europe, in which Kindleberger documents how many times merchants in different centuries figured out clever ways of doing the exact same thing. They made transactions easier, and in the process created new deposits and bills that increased the supply of money. In most cases, the B√ľrgermeister or the king left these innovations in place, but decided to control the supply of money and credit themselves. It is good for the king to be in charge of his own creditors. But also, it has...Continue reading
You call Me Teacher and Lord, and you say well, for so I am ‚Ä¶.I say to you, a servant is not greater than his master‚Ä¶ ‚ÄĒJohn 13:13, 16To have a master and teacher is not the same thing as being mastered and taught. Having a master and teacher means that there is someone who knows me better than I know myself, who is closer than a friend, and who understands the remotest depths of my heart and‚Ä¶