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Wanting to throw Jesus off a cliff

My Grandmother commissioned a widowed neighbor, Joyce Montgomery, to paint their farm house. The folk-art painting stirs up feelings for “down home” where my mother and all her sibling were born. 2,036 more words

Soulful Sunday - Spiritual Warfare with Pastor Mary Cooper

Hi RBT readers and viewers!

As many of you probably can tell if you’ve been reading prior articles, the topic of Spiritual Warfare is near and dear to my spirit! 206 more words


Some words: Empty Palace

He thought he had given her the world,
He didn’t realise he had given her a prison.
A prison that just looked like a palace.


Soul Sapping Sources of Spiritual Pain: Finding Meaning in Grief

But hearken, O Death! Is not this my life hard enough, —is not that dull land that stretches its sneering web about me cold enough, —is not all the world beyond these four little walls pitiless enough, but that thou must needs enter here, —thou, O Death? 243 more words


A day in the life of a Modern Dalit

Our brain has this strange habit, it will remember the happy memories as just a vague shade of a tree but the memories that hurts will be embedded forever with every detail possible and when you will remember those memories that creates a sense of uneasiness and makes you feel vulnerable till your core. 392 more words


Neutrality IS choosing a side

I am amazed that so many pagans/polytheists choose to regard bigoted, racist, anti-GLBTQ and sexist behavior indulgently, either because they are not themselves the target, or because the perpetrators are regarded as too good-natured, witty, scholarly, mystic, or profound to confront. 399 more words

Feminist Fridays: Can Women Ever Really Win?

Today the French High Court ruled that the ‘burkini ban’ as it has been dubbed is illegal. After images of a woman being forced to undress on a beach in France made headlines around the world, it lead me to think about whether a woman can ever really win in terms of what they wear. 359 more words