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We are All Adopted

I am not sure what to share with you.  Not because there is nothing worth sharing, but because it is intensely personal.  We are in the middle of the adoption process — about month 6 of 9 (I like to say I’m 6 months pregnant).   572 more words


The "Right" Doctrine

Bringing up religious doctrine questions with someone who disagrees with your views is somewhat akin to bungee jumping off the Eiffel Tower: it’s a bad idea. 445 more words


Life’s Most Urgent Question

“Life’s most urgent question is: what are you doing for others?”   -Martin Luther King Jr.

In light of the recent headlines, from Robin William’s death to the looting and near militaristic police action in Ferguson, MO, I believe our society has lost sight of this.

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My Bucket List

I have been following a few different blogs lately, one being Project Light to Life. (I really like her little corner of the Internet) And because of that I have been thinking a lot lately and there are a lot of things that I would love to do in my life before I die. 631 more words


Actually, I want to be religious ... very, very religious

People like to proclaim they aren’t religious. Like these folks:

I’m spiritual, but I’m not religious. This person might like the idea of being spiritual but they don’t want the trappings of religion, all those rules and having to subscribe to a set of beliefs. 335 more words

How Is It Possible That Poverty Still Exists? - (Sunday Scripture)

How is it possible given the following commands from the Lord that poverty still exists in this world?

James 1:27
Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.

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