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Lamentation for a New Diaspora

I’ve just written a new poetic take on Lamentations, the Biblical book traditionally read on the Jewish festival of Tisha B’Av (The Ninth of Av). The context of Lamentations is fall of the 1st Temple and destruction of Jerusalem in 586 BCE; it is at once a funeral dirge for the fallen city, a lament over the communal fate of the people, a confession of the collective sins that led to their downfall and a plea to God to rescue them from their dismal fate. 377 more words


The Global Emergency Response Coalition Aims to Fight Extreme Hunger

Three years ago I was on a trip of a lifetime. I joined a global team of journalists for a two-week reporting fellowship in Ethiopia where we covered the progress Ethiopia has made in newborn and maternal health. 828 more words


Parables of Hunger: The Dinner Guests

A Sermon preached by The Rev. Jeffrey A. Geary at the White Plains Presbyterian Church on July 23, 2017. This is the second of three sermon of the Parables of Hunger… 2,458 more words


You CAN teach liberation theology in rural communities!

We had our church’s annual VBS this week. The theme was Passport to Peru. I volunteered to help lead the adult class. We had a total of 15 participants in the class. 602 more words

Rural Writing

The Starving Games

Chapter One

The Starving Games in pretty simple. Twelve people are dropped in a Candy-land, where everything is made out of food. You cannot eat, except in the morning and evening time, and have to try to last where everything is made out of candy, and try… 466 more words


On some days, I don’t get out of my bed. I sit and stare at the ceiling, sometimes outside a window if there is a window to look outside. 400 more words


3 Yummy Reasons Why A No Hunger Diet Will Finally Stop Your Yo

3 Yummy Reasons Why I Owszem Hunger Kuracji Kamieniczek Finally Autostop Your Yo-Yo Dieting
Being natomiast weight loss expert, I’ve całości many women who lin zatem lose weight and keep it off. 481 more words