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Philosophy of One Piece: Self-sacrifice is a means of love and protection | The Ocean's Treasure

Spoilers for Chapter 583 to Chapter 731

Last time, I think might have spent too much time reflecting on Ace’s situation and characterization and less on the philosophical implications. 1,423 more words

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Prayer prompt for Wednesday, April 23

Is there anything you’d be unwilling to give up, if God asked you to? I don’t mean just “stuff.” What about time? Conveniences? Luxuries?


The best Lent ever

I kept telling the pastors each week during Lent that it was the best desert season I’ve ever encountered! I have actively observed the traditional fast for a few years and this one moved me the most. 641 more words


ANZAC Day: Lest we forget - that the Lord is risen indeed!

A reflection on ANZAC Day, St Mark’s Day, and Easter Week by the Dean of Melbourne:

‘Lest we forget’, is the national watchword for this day. 1,728 more words

My Writings And Sermons

Hospitality is More Than Tea and Scones

By Amber Lia

Originally posted at The Mob Society

I used to think that showing hospitality meant inviting people over and feeding them BBQ pork sandwiches with all the fixings or hosting an elaborate tea with homemade scones in honour of my friend’s new baby,  846 more words


A To Z Blogging Challenge: S - Sacrifice

Letter ‘K’ I talked about killing off certain characters to get an emotional response. Those sacrificial lions and lambs do a lot to help our plot, but they are not the only things that can help. 364 more words