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Why we hate politics

Admit it, you hate politics.

Even if you are like me, and you feel a certain obligation as an American citizen to keep track of things, politics can have some really ugly moments that nobody wants to see. 727 more words


Karma and the Holocaust

Buddhism is a wonderful religion. It does not require it’s followers to worship a deity, it generally spreads a message of kindness and peace, and let’s not kid ourselves the Dalai Lama is generally a universally loved dude. 700 more words



Today I asked my senior English class to formulate some contentions drawn from the set text, Mary Shelley’s ‘Frankenstein’.

This is the submission from one group of students, and my responses. 12 more words

Things That Make Me Smile


May 15

Growing up, I think sex was one of the few uncomplicated things I knew. You were Top, Bottom, or Versatile. It really didn’t matter what you liked because it was all fun for the two parties involved, and if done right, both parties would go home quite content and happy with an afterglow. 2,672 more words


The Art of Encouragement, Part 6

Finally, as we practice and refine the art of encouragement, you never know what the results of your encouragement may be. When you encourage a Christian, you never know what great things they will do.  471 more words



“And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.” Luke 22:24 (KJV)

     This is a portion of Scripture that speaks to the drive for personal and ministry accomplishments found in the Church today. 486 more words

Spiritual Growth

The 37th Annual Bath Beer Festival

Capital Craft Beer recently went along to Bath’s Beer Festival.

Bath Beer Festival Sign by Eleanor Spolton-Dean

Bath Beer Festival Souvenirs by Eleanor Spolton-Dean… 384 more words

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