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The Desperation of Farmers: Raise the Wages, Raise the Stakes

California is known for its oranges and grapes, and the alterations towards nut trees when everything is at its most downside of things. Farmers uphold their thousands upon thousands of acres with dignity and pride that they were able to manage this far with their businesses of selling grapes for the winery. 319 more words


March 25, 2017

March 25, 2017

JUDGES 19-21

Focus Verse: The sons of Israel went up and wept before the Lord until evening, and inquired of the Lord, saying, “Shall we again draw near for battle against the sons of my brother Benjamin?” And the Lord said, “Go up against him.” Then the sons of Israel came against the sons of Benjamin the second day. 393 more words

Bible In A Year

The Dark Place. Have you been there?

i have been to that dark place

i have felt its cold dank air

captive to its rancid presence

trapped by its ruthless snare

have you been there?

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The Great Wall

I know you are there

Behind this great wall

with no door beyond

So near

the sweet smell beckons

But with no means of entry… 28 more words

Free Verse

Christianity: Desperate to be Loved

Chance the Rapper won the Grammy for best Rap album this year. His album Coloring Book, the first ever streaming-only album to win a Grammy, was praised for its strong vocals and blended genres as well as for its lyrics which mused on a variety of topics: family, Chicago gang violence, the music industry, and God—a lot on God. 616 more words


Will You Love Me Still

I feel inadequate;

not quite up to the task at hand,

like I will fail, and fall,

without a safe place to land.

Is my heart so visible? 63 more words