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Birth choices

When I gave birth two months ago it was a beautiful and powerful experience.

Sitting in my hospital bed, I thought a lot about the first world gift of choice… 594 more words

Family Life

Understanding "First World Feminism"

Usually when you hear “first world feminism,” you think of raving MRAs and other sexists out for blood. However, Maisie Williams (Arya Stark on A Game of Thrones) has even started using this term to differentiate between gender inequality in the developing or third world versus the developed or first world. 691 more words

Don't be discouraged by James' marriage of faith & works

Patrick has been continuing to preach on that often controversial passage in James 2 about how faith and works relate.  Yes, we are saved by grace through the gift of faith.   753 more words


A Different Set Of Problems

When we think about problems, we usually think in terms of mathematics or qualitative problems that can be solved through mathematical equations or mathematical strategies, or even through simple logic.   585 more words

Personal Narrative

My third world and your first world

“Planet Earth”, as everyone calls it
My roots are from a third world country
I didn’t categorize it third
The world labelled it before I was born… 463 more words