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Contention is dead. Long live politics

My development journey has been one of seeking justice. Trying to create change, transform society, have impact. To do this, I’ve had to act. So I am an activist. 645 more words

Guarding Against Personal Apostasy

“When individuals or groups of people turn away from the principles of the gospel, they are in a state of apostasy.” (True to the Faith, 13).

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Religion

Religious Freedom: Possible in a Modern world Through a Classic Concept

In 1859, J.S. Mill published his classic work On Liberty. [1] This book details the relationship between authority and liberty and outlines the importance of individuality. 735 more words

Civic Life

Brother’s Keeper

Editor’s Note. This article was originally written by Fred Butler and posted at Hip and Thigh and is being reposted here with permission.

What I am about to state here is raw and blunt. 1,002 more words

The Pen

More Water Woes: Contention and Temptation (Exodus 17:1-7)

The Israelites left the Wilderness of Sin and headed toward Canaan, camping in Rephidim.  They complained and asked Moses to find them water.  Moses asked them why they contended with him and tempted God.  281 more words

Biblical Reflections

Right to freedom of speech... but how 'bout, right to be heard?

I find it very interesting, this idea of having the freedom to speak our thoughts aloud. Because how can freedom of speech truly exist when we are constantly (and unknowingly) censoring ourselves? 251 more words

Life Musings

Contention Matters

Thank you Aachen for hosting numerous matters of contention last month. I look forward to our ongoing conversations and overlapping futures (click on the poster for more information).

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