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- Diabetes diagnosis motivates 'Tennessean' reporter to change his life
A preacher once told me that the New Testament Greek word “metanoia” — which my Bible translates as “repentance” — really refers to a complete transformation or metamorphosis. He said that it literally means to stop walking in one direction, to turn around, and begin walking the opposite. Diabetes for me has meant that kind of transformation. (Bob Smietana, The Tennessean)
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