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4 Reasons I Dislike the Collegiate Search for Identity

I enjoyed my time in college, but I disliked one aspect of it strongly – the search for identity by aligning with other students. I love it when people are uniquely themselves, even if others aren’t like them. 248 more words

Relationship

Are You a Good Listener?

Few things are as spiritually and emotionally comforting as spending time with a good listener. Sadly, I can count on one hand those in my life who qualify as good listeners. 458 more words

Practical Christianity

Take me out. . . of the ballpark

I subscribe to the notion that when we know better we do better.  I know there are many examples where this is not true, but I do generally do believe this.  2,290 more words

Sociological

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OMRARO 2016.10.19

These are some quick and random thoughts for this October 19th date including: (1) People to Watch; (2) Progress and Recommendations; (3) Despair: Profit over Purpose; and (4) Humorous Family Ties. 1,507 more words

Sociological

10 Reflections from 22 Years

Although I am short on wisdom and come up empty when asked about my “extensive” knowledge of the world, there are a few things I have learned from my short time on this earth. 321 more words

Practical Christianity

The "self-made" millionaire / billionaire delusion of capitalism

Capitalism generates a lot of self righteous and delusional beliefs, one of the worst of which is the “self-made” delusion.

In fairness … no one on the planet is, ever was, nor ever will be a “self made” anything … it is the privilege of our lives which presents this delusion. 336 more words

Sociological

Cassini vs. Capitalism

In the year 1980 development began on the Cassini-Huygens expedition spacecraft, comprised of an orbiter (Cassini) and a lander (Huygens) – which you can read more about here ( 497 more words