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(An excerpt from “The Powers that Be: Theology for a New Millennium” by Walter Wink.)
“Intercessory prayer is spiritual defiance of what is in the way of what God has promised.
People often talk about respect for those struggling with mental illness is to treat them normally!
But I see this as oppression of people!
Because people will choose when to treat you normal! 119 more words
Sometimes dogs are satisfied with the simplest of toys, grabbing a piece of trash to play with rather than their plush new toy. If your dog has simple tastes, you can indulge her–and save money–by making toys out of empty plastic cola bottles… 324 more words
Always call first. I know this is good advice, especially when you’re depending on a website for directions, hours of operation, etc. The consequences of not calling might lead to a long wait for the place to open up, or there’s a furniture outlet where the computer store used to be. 1,036 more words