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The people in my neighborhood

As a traveler, I’m often asked about life in different places. Some ask practical questions like where I go, how to get a visa, cost of things, how to pay for it, etc. 1,329 more words


The Gifts From Desolation

“I have a 14 year old boy with Reactive Attachment Disorder,” a woman at the foster parent gathering began, “and I just don’t know what to do.” She described a whisper of the struggle at home, a child who cannot, will not do his one chore–the dishes. 630 more words

In This Together

Hadith query: Drinking water on an empty stomach

Ḥadīth query: Drinking water on an empty stomach


Is there any ḥadīth that suggests that it is prohibited or disliked to drink water as soon as you wake up in the morning? 171 more words


Matthew 5:17-37: Putting it All Together

Matthew 5:17-37: Putting it All Together

Friday, February 24, 2017

If we find ourselves confused when we look to God’s Law for direction, we must consider Jesus as the Living Law of God. 273 more words

Comparing Scripture

The artisan soul is not about rebellion but about resonance. It is about being true to who we are and allowing that truth to inform and form us. 6 more words



Today is a pants day. I feel angst-ridden, bitter, depressed, lifeless and generally shit which is why I significantly over-used the word “shit” whilst drawing these scribbles earlier. 299 more words

Child Abuse Survivor