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SALT Helps with Flood Relief

Neighborhood Camp SALT kids (Serving and Learning Together) spent a hard day Wednesday, July 19 in Elkhorn, Silver Lake, and Burlington, helping victims hit hard by last week’s flash floods. 114 more words

Social Concerns

Environmental Stewardship: Evidence Matters

by John Berge

Faith is the basis, the essence, the sine qua non of religion. Facts are the basis, the essence, the sine qua non of science, at least since the Renaissance. 563 more words

Social Concerns

Drivers Needed Wednesday

Carol Yust seeks drivers to take over 40 SALT youth out to Burlington and back on Wednesday, July 19. The group is to leave from Emaus at 9:00 a.m.; Carol can fill you in on details. 11 more words

Social Concerns

They wonder why people snap

(to the sharks on the other end of the line,; the legalized conmen that rob me blind) 

You say you understand but you don’t

You say there’s nothing you can do – but there is and you won’t… 195 more words


Looking for someone to hate

Life gets complicated so we simplify

Build stereotypes that we vilify

It makes it easier to draw the lines

In the sands of our minds… 133 more words


Gluttony And Pride

Saw the face of a starving child on my TV

It was like his eyes were staring at me

I had to change the channel – I’m desensitized… 162 more words



I have had dreams at night of this day and have awakened screaming. Today I awoke to footsteps. Footsteps downstairs, but I should be the only one home. 306 more words