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Cross-Cultural Ministry in 1922: Mexican Refugees in Texas Reach Out to African Americans

This Week in AG History — July 8, 1922

By Darrin J. Rodgers
Originally published on PE-News, 5 July 2017

The small town of Edna, Texas, was home to an early Assemblies of God congregation of Mexican refugees, whose members engaged in evangelistic work to African-Americans, even while their own legal status was uncertain. 807 more words

Assemblies Of God

An Intergenerational Graduación

My parents sacrificed everything for my safety and education. It was only fitting they share the stage with me at graduation.

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NYT

Diverse Crowds Fuel ‘Cars 3’ and ‘All Eyez on Me’ at Box Office by BROOKS BARNES


By BROOKS BARNES

The films had strong ticket sales, while the new comedy ‘Rough Night’ stumbled.

Published: June 18, 2017 at 07:00AM

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Diverse Crowds Fuel ‘Cars 3’ And ‘All Eyez On Me’ At Box Office

Diverse Crowds Fuel ‘Cars 3’ and ‘All Eyez on Me’ at Box Office

The films had strong ticket sales, while the new comedy ‘Rough Night’ stumbled.

Published: June 18, 2017 at 05:30AM

Movies By BROOKS BARNES

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NYT

Sergio Bendixen.  The Man I Never Met

“Do what you fear, and fear disappears” Joseph Schwartz

I moved to South Florida from Tampa exactly ten years ago. There were two experiences that shaped my life in the early months I was here:

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Latinos

The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

The House on Mango Street, a book by Sandra Cisneros, highlights the life of a Latina girl growing up in poverty. Desperate to escape her seemingly predestined fate of unhappiness, the protagonist Esperanza writes her story and her path to salvation. 216 more words

Book Reviews

The Inexplicable Logic of My Life by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

The Inexplicable Logic of My Life by Benjamin Alire Sáenz. March 7, 2017. Clarion Books, 464 p. ISBN: 9780544586505.  Int Lvl: YA; Rdg Lvl: YA; Lexile: 450. 781 more words

Fiction