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Charity of the week: CYNY

This is James Barnett, the founder and now creative director of cyny.org or ‘Clothe your neighbor as yourself.’  At the age of 24,  James sold all of his belongings and entered into a 2 year stretch of intentional homelessness in Atlanta, Georgia.  411 more words

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DAMN THE FATCATS!

Why is there an epidemic of drugs?

What makes good kids turn into thugs?

DAMN THE FATCATS!

The rich have no remorse

Open your eyes… 33 more words

Poetry

Fairy Tales

We believe in fairy tales

As children with dreams

We grow up to see

The sin within

Our currency

Sports stars paid

Outrageous wages

Homeless disappear… 32 more words

Poetry

What is the biggest problem facing Evangelicalism? Comfort

The biggest problem facing the British Evangelical church today is, without doubt, our own personal comfort. Far too many of us are happy in our middle-class Christian enclaves, in comfortable areas of the country, going to churches full of people exactly like them. 1,390 more words

Global Debt at an All-Time High

So is global poverty and population. What to do about global debt? A lot of the top name business are constantly running in the red. Most people are still working non-stop to make ends meet. 105 more words

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19 April ― 11 Jalál

FROM THE CENTRE OF THE COVENANT  ‘ABDU’L-BAHÁ:

Even this earth’s happiness does not depend upon wealth. You will find many of the wealthy exposed to dangers and troubled by difficulties, and in their last moments upon the bed of death there remains the regret that they must be separated from that to which their hearts are so attached. 637 more words

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