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Mind Council

The Council came to order.

Anxiety feared a fall.

Ego took centre stage.

His charisma wooed them all.

Anger blurted out,

A persuasive call to arms. 53 more words


August 30, 2015

Acts 23:11 The following night the Lord stood near Paul and said, “Take courage! As you have testified about me in Jerusalem, so you must also testify in Rome.” 492 more words


Thank you, Ashley Madison

Last year, Ashley Madison, the recently hacked adultery-arranging website, took a poll of its members asking for an anonymous statement of faith. Are you ready for this? 787 more words


Up here it's me and a buncha animals

I live in a 675-square-foot, single-bedroom apartment in the Edgewater neighborhood on Chicago’s far north side. If you’re facing the front of my five-story apartment building, which has around 40 similar sized units, I’m in the unit at the top right. 1,113 more words


Tomorrow, What Will It Be?

Today’s Reading – Matthew 6:25-34
I feel a little uncomfortable with the words of the song: “My fate will be what God wants” because that god mentioned in the song may not be the same God I believe in. 199 more words

Daily Message

Parallel Paths

As I’ve aged, I’ve begun to see a difference in independence. Before, I simply thought it meant standing alone and not having someone watching over you constantly. 501 more words


Happy Fatalism

From “The Hotel New Hampshire” by John Irving:

“The way the world worked was not cause for some sort of blanket cynicism or sophomoric despair; according to my father and… 124 more words