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By George Myerson

From the bliss of lingering in a hot mattress on a wintry weather morning, to a bracing springtime stroll via the seashore, a personal background OF HAPPINESS bargains the reader a wealth of delightfully clean perceptions of the place and the way happiness should be came across.

These ninety nine moments of happiness are prepared by way of subject - Morning, Friendship, backyard, kinfolk, relaxation, Nature, foods and drinks, wellbeing and fitness, Creativity, Love and night - and every is by way of a quick description and statement that units the extract in context and encourages additional reflection.

Drawing on a large and foreign diversity of literary resources - from Ptolemy to Tolstoy - George Myerson unearths that small, unpretentious joys were shared via humans throughout cultures and over millions of years. He invitations us to find the happiness in our personal lives that may be chanced on the following and now.

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He was kicked out of heaven, along with one-third of the angels who rebelled with him. Many people have the idea that angels are like the picture on valentine cards of a fat baby with a bow and arrow! You need to get a picture of the angels as they really are—big and mighty, excelling in strength. A few years ago, as I was preaching, a member of our staff, Jerry Popenhagen, saw the angel who stands behind me in an open vision. That same day, we went to a fellowship dinner in Bartlesville where another person who had been in the congregation saw the angel.

They sobered up in a hurry! " The Christians knew nothing of it. " Angels Sent to Protect Daniel A decree had been issued that said no one should pray to any other god except the king. When Daniel heard about the decree, he prayed to God anyway, because the fear of God was in him rather than the fear of man. The fear of man will ultimately cause you to be destroyed, because it stops the ministry of angels. When you have the fear of God in you, angels are activated. Your God, whom you serve continually, He will deliver you" (Daniel 6:16).

Whichever way you turn it, the horse follows. Speak God's Word, and the angels will assist in the performance of it in your life! 6 Angels Are Fighting for You! Angels operate in response to faith, while demonic spirits operate in response to fear. That is why when Jesus appeared to people, He said, "Fear not. " It is very probable that angels were involved in pulling down the walls of Jericho. All through the Scriptures, we see the angels of the Lord fighting and winning for God's people. I believe the angels were involved in the Persian Gulf victory.

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