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Against the Wind

A Conversation with God 7/29/16

Me:  God, I’m confused.

God:  About what, my child?

Me:  Well, how can Christians, who are filled with the same Holy Spirit, perceive the world so differently? 469 more words

Faith

Switzerland: Vote on fresh ideas to tackle immigration policy

CROWD INNOVATION

Vote on fresh ideas to tackle immigration policy

By Urs Geiser

JUL 25, 2016 – 17:00

Workshops in Lausanne and six other Swiss cities generated ideas that help promote a fresh approach of the country’s immigration policy… 428 more words

Europe

Çannakale Biennale: Immigrant artists take centre-stage

Organisers of the fifth edition of the Çannakale Biennale in Turkey are to press ahead with the September event despite the failed coup of 15 July and its contentious aftermath, including continued security concerns after attacks at Istanbul Airport and elsewhere. 66 more words

Exhibitions

The Hundred Secret Senses, by Amy Tan

It’s been so long since I read Amy Tan’s The Hundred Secret Senses that all I could remember about it was that a) I really liked it, b) there was… 607 more words

Review

Unless Republicans are Native American, they're immigrants: NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo gave the Republican Party a short but pointed history lesson Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention, firing back at… 283 more words

World

My Dentist Visit

The TV in the small room was on mute, showing me CNN anchors interviewing congressmen on the current Democratic Convention. I sat down on the chair and leaned my head back, ready for an hour of lying there with my mouth open. 669 more words

Donald Trump's Childhood Church Now Attended Largely By Immigrants

The Republican presidential nominee probably wouldn’t recognize his former Sunday school.

CHR Comment: The article describes briefly First Presbyterian Church in Jamaica, Queens, New York City and Trump’s financial gift to the congregation, which is  now composed largely of immigrants. 29 more words

Modern Church