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Not Alone Series: Single Scriptures
What is your relationship with Scripture? Do you read the Bible every day? What is your favorite translation or edition? Do you use Scripture for prayer (a.k.a. lectio divina)? Do you play Bible roulette (flip to a random verse)? What are some Scripture ver...

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31 Days of Where I live (day 13) - National Song
Day 13 of write 31 Unlike the National Anthem we don't stand at attention for this song. Like the National Pledge it was written by Marjorie Padmore. There are a few other songs classified as National Songs but this is the original. God Bless Our Nation God...

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31 Days of Where I live (Day 12) - The National Pledge
Day 12 of write 31. The National Pledge, written by Marjorie Padmore, is known by by every school age child since it is recited at least once a day in all schools. I solemnly pledge to dedicate my life To the service of God And to my country. I will honour ...

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31 Days of Where I live (Day 11) - The National Anthem
Day 11 of write 31. The National Anthem of Trinidad and Tobago was not actually written as the National Anthem of Trinidad and Tobago. Composed by Patrick Castagne, a national, the song was written for the West Indies Federation which only lasted four years...

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31 Days of Where I live (Day 10) - The Coat of Arms
Day 10 of write 31. Before Trinbago (short for Trinidad and Tobago) got it's Independence in 1962 a committee was formed to design and create the symbols that would represent the country. The coat of arms was one of those symbols. Designed by Carlisle Chang...

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31 Days of Where I live (Day 9) - The Flag
Day 9 of write 31. Trinidad and Tobago is a rather "young" nation in that we only got independence in 1962. At which time we chose our own flag. Previously we flew the British flag. Trinidad and Tobago used a British blue ensign defaced with a circular badg...

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31 Days of Where I live (Day 8) - The Pitch Lake
Day 8 of write 31 Remember when I said Sir Walter Raleigh came to Trinidad looking for gold. Well he discovered what he called "black gold". The rest of us call it asphalt or pitch. He discovered the Pitch Lake in south Trinidad. The Pitch Lake in Trinidad ...

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31 Days of Where I Live (Day 7) - Down de Islands
Day 7 of write 31 I've already established that Trinidad and Tobago is made up of two islands. but that should be two main islands there are others. Here in Trinidad they are referred to as "down de islands". The "de" is pronounced like a hard d and it mean...

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31 Days of Where I live (Day 6) - Where Exactly Is Trinidad and Tobagi
It's day 6 of write 31!!!!! So you may be thinking I get T&T is an island and it's in the Caribbean, but where? Trinidad and Tobago lies just 7 mile off the north eastern coast of Venezuela, it a 58 minute flight to Caracas. We are the most southerly island...

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31 Days of Where I live (Day 4) - Our History Part 2
Day 4 of write 31!!!!! Remember I said that Trinidad had a relatively peaceful history, the Spanish even gave up control without a fight. Yeah.... Tobago's history isn't like that. It seems like everyone fought over this tiny island. Now Columbus saw Tobago...
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