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OUR NEW WEBSITE—AN EBENEZER

Eb·en·e·zer –Hebrew word meaning “stone of help” I was only a boy when I first heard the word “Ebenezer” in my Sunday school class with Bob and Sharon Depew.  I liked the idea of stacking the stones up to mark something important happening, and quickly went home to try it myself. Later in college, I saw large stones set in the countryside of Europe, Ebenezer’s on a more grand scale. The book of 1 Samuel, in the Old Testament records the story of the Israelites facing an impossible battle with the Philistines.  Samuel tells them, “Return to the Lord with your whole heart, serve Him and He will deliver you from the Philist...