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Take and break the bread

St Mary’s Portsea Triduum 2014 Maundy Thursday Eucharist The Venerable Dr Joanne Grenfell Exodus 12.1-4, 5-10, 11-14; 1 Cor 11.23-26; John 13.1-17, 31b-35   The first time I met Janet, I offered her a cup of tea, and she refused. 1,006 more words


Love, Mom


I’m always borrowing. Well actually, I’m always taking from the mother who keeps me alive. It’s not that I’m ungrateful, it’s that I’m still not fully able to hold myself up with pride. 171 more words

Hiding in the Hype

Flashing Lights

I like to live for the exciting things in life.

I like to rev out my car with the music loud.I like the sound of a 14,000 RPM downshift on a bike. 1,198 more words




Generally speaking, abortion is bad, or even wrong, because it ends the life of a human being simply because that human life is an inconvenience to the mother (or to the child’s family). 823 more words


Planned Parenthood failed again

Twenty years ago, diplomats from around the world met in Cairo to draft a platform of action for encouraging economic development and meeting the needs of the global population. 417 more words


Nourishing the Soul with Fairy Tales

Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis quotes Augustine in the Chapter “Men without Chests”. He writes, “St. Augustine defines virtue as ordo amoris, the ordinate condition of the affections in which every object is accorded that kind and degree of love which is appropriate to it. 603 more words

Teaching Our Children

As usual, I am ashamed of the shenanigans that go on where I live in the state of South Carolina. I spotted the latest while scanning the regular feeds that come to my desktop each day; this one from… 290 more words