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Good Will and Gratitude

In this year’s political climate, it’s easy to be overcome with the vitriol that’s been spewing all around us. Thanksgiving is a great time to stop and take stock of how a little good will can go a long way in healing wounds and generating gratitude. 397 more words

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Special Post: A heifer named Daisy still touches hearts

Here is a link to an article that appears in the currentĀ MessengerĀ magazine of the Church of the Brethren about a heifer named Daisy and the connections she made between the Americans who sent her and the German family who received her. 6 more words

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German children experience THE SEAGOING COWBOY at Upper Silesian Museum

The Upper Silesian Museum (Oberschlesisches Landesmuseum) in Ratingen, Germany, has been displaying an exhibit on the seagoing cowboys since December 2015 as part of their “Food for Body and Soul” exhibit ( 250 more words

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Heifer International's Unsung Heroes of the Greatest Generation-Part 3

This week’s post by Heifer International shares a cowgirl’s story! After the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration ceased livestock shipments in 1947, the Heifer Project was on it’s own. 33 more words

Heifer International's Unsung Heroes of the Greatest Generation, Part 3

This week’s post by Heifer International shares a cowgirl’s story! After the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration ceased livestock shipments in 1947, the Heifer Project was on it’s own. 34 more words

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Meeting Heifer Project and UNRRA recipients in Poland, Part III--Stanislaw, 2013

My two amazing Polish contacts, Magda and Grace whom we met in my last post, had one surprise after another for me during my short visit to Poland the first of October 2013. 709 more words

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Meeting Heifer Project and UNRRA recipients in Poland, Part II--Suchy Dab, 2013

Out of the blue in early 2013, I received an email from an architectural history doctoral student in Poland that opened up an opportunity for me I could previously only have imagined. 664 more words

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