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Made In The Image Of God

Let me break this to you all gently as “god” (authors of the Bible) tips their hand in the very first chapter. “And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness”… Genesis 1:26… 495 more words


Riveting Reads: Sara Paretsky's "Shell Game" & Lewis Grassic Gibbon's "Sunset Song"

This week I discovered an infected molar was causing my acute sinus pain. I swear I was at death’s door until the tooth was extracted.  I took a lot of Ibuprofen, which dulls the pain but made me groggy.  407 more words

New details have emerged about the latest shutdown negotiations at the White House between President Trump, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, and senate minority leader Chuck Schumer, thanks to the diligent work of reporters at the popular website, 554 more words


Wish I’d Saved Those Dead Bodies

I open the drawer to a pile of dead bodies—naked GI Joe and his headless pal, Ken, with his pants around his knees. Small plastic green soldiers had been flung willy-nilly into the drawer’s mass grave. 447 more words


How Satan Outwits Us

No one likes to be tricked.

We’re familiar with the ancient con called the Shell Game. We’re sure we know where the pea is, but … nope. 573 more words

Bible Studies For Life

Taking Sex Workers for a Ride

Here in Boston, there is an organization for homeless and at-risk youth called Bridge Over Troubled Waters. They began in the 1960s as a group of women offering sandwiches and a supportive ear to runaway, throwaway and neglected teens in Boston Common and Harvard Square. 393 more words

life's swirl...

‘What you discover about life’s shell game is that it’s hardest to follow the pea when you’re the pea.’ Robert Brault…Enjoying a lovely backyard rose, is escaping the shell game.