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What’s your worth?

    © April, 25 | Schulter Etyang There is this fascinating account in Leviticus 27 about how the priest would place a determinate value on people, animals, houses, and fields. The whole chapter describes how the valuation process took place. If it were a man 20-60 years old, their value would be 50 shekels of silver. If it were a woman of the same age, it would be 30 shekels (Vs. 3 -4) For the male 5-20 years old, their value would be 20 shekels. For the female of the same age it would be 10 shekels (Vs. 5) If the baby were male, then his value would be 5 shekels. If she were a girl, her value would be 3 shekels. (Vs.6) For the male 60 years old and above, their value would be 15 shekels. For a female of the same age, it would be 10 shekels. (Vs.7)

Hmmm, that smells so good. I love that

© April 1, 2017 | Schulter Etyang When Jenny and I travel overseas, we usually stop by the Duty-Free shops at the airport to try out some perfumes. Jenny especially loves to smell perfumes and to sample them. These shops, have fragrance testing paper strips that you can spray the perfume on and then smell to really experience the scents in the perfume. After that, these strips find their way to my carry-on luggage so that my bag can smell nice. Yaay.. or you might think ‘you cheap guy’ I know, I know  Each perfume has its own scent combination. Some scents are subtle. Others are intense. Others are floral. Others are woody. Others are herbal. Others are oriental. And the list goes on. But once in a while, we usually smell a perfume that makes us go like, “hmmm that smells so good. It’s not so intense and not dull. It’s cool. It’s soft. It’s warm. Its floral.” Jenny is in perfume heaven when we go to these shops and because of that I’ve …