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Love in Contention

Your Honor,

I know what it is like to give up on people’s logic or, actually, lack of it. How many times have I found myself not wanting to explain because at the back of my head it is just a waste of time to throw pearls to the pigs? 294 more words

Love

Flower Girl

How is it a gift
to be delicate and pleasing
when the winds and storms
of thine ungentle cares
crush me,
demanding, yet hating
the coarse strength… 43 more words

Poetry

Think and Discuss, but Do Not Quarrel or Dispute

3:1 Remind them to subject themselves to principalities and authorities, to be obedient, to be prepared *for every good work, 3:2 to blaspheme no one, to not be quarrelsome, to be gentle, showing all meekness toward all men.

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Christianity

Onset of the Second Year

Here it is January 3, 2018 and the beginning of the second year of the 45th U.S. Presidential administration.

The headlines throughout the first brought shock, amazement, outrage, disappointment, fear. 632 more words

Leadership

He That Hath the Spirit of Contention Is Not of Me - 3 Nephi 11:29-30

29 For verily, verily I say unto you, he that hath the spirit of contention is not of me, but is of the devil, who is the father of contention, and he stirreth up the hearts of men to contend with anger, one with another. 308 more words

3 Nephi

Cracked 5 ... October 31st, 2017

Jonathots Daily Blog

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In This Present Day of Political Correctness, Here Are Some “Better Phrases” to Replace the Notoriously Challenging “Trick or Treat”

A. Dandy candy… 21 more words

Cracked 5

A little girl's question provided new perspective for this struggling father

This week, I celebrated my 32nd birthday. Naturally, most people take the occasion to reflect on the past year. My last year has been filled with disappointment and heartache. 338 more words