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Thoughts About The Day

Getting ready for bed and while doing the routine bedtime rituals (brushing my teeth, changing into bed clothes, kissing my babies goodnight), I start reflecting on the day. 196 more words

Raising Hope

Yesterday I had the honor of spending two hours at the Hope Rescue Mission in the city of Reading.  Hope was the first organization to respond to my emails about interviews for… 752 more words

Christian Writing


Socially minded sentiment; 5×7 matted, hand-painted embellishment

The Poor Church That Is Rich

In delivering messages to the angels of seven first century churches, Jesus generally confronted them about problem areas. But there was one church that didn’t receive any “here’s what you’re doing wrong” counsel: the church in Smyrna, known today as Izmir, Turkey. 748 more words


Andy Kessler: Guilty as charged

I participate on a certain online discussion board. My premiere antagonist is a man who got trounced by a playground bully in fifth grade. He never fails to seek to re-enact that battle with me (or any of certain others), hoping for a different outcome this time. 512 more words

Get On Your Feet

Pilot project to attract rural youth to farming in the pipeline

From:The Hindu Dated: July 3 2014 By B. S. SATISH KUMAR

The recommendations of the ICAR committee with a theme — “Attracting and Retaining of Youth in Agriculture (ARYA)” had been scrutinised by the vice-chancellors of all the agricultural universities in the country, agricultural experts and innovative farmers before forwarding to the Planning Commission.

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Eucharistic Blessedness of Poverty

This blessedness of poverty is manifested in the Eucharist at the heart of the Church and thus in the whole of ecclesial life.
Hans Urs von Balthasar (1905–1988)