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Human Community and Holy Texts

A sermon offered at the Foothills Unitarian Church, January 31, 2016

 Listen to the audio of this sermon here.  (contains quite a bit of extra text not included here…)  2,545 more words

Sermons

An Essay About Cabins and Buses

Editor’s Notes:  How Artists Are Forged

I recognized early on in my son’s life, Brett Johnson, that he had a gift for words that had the potential to flower into something special. 1,511 more words

Prose

Honors 11: End of ITW and film

We spent the first half of the hour discussing the end of the book and the questions from Friday regarding Ch. 17-18 (+ the epilogue). We also discussed whether we thought McCandless was a hero, a dumb jerk, or something in writing. 48 more words

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On Brook Farm

Social experiments during the 19th Century were common throughout the world, particularly in Western Europe —

But nowhere could this trend be seen more clearly than in the United States. 1,110 more words

Honors 11: End of Into the Wild

We first wrapped up our chapter 14-16 conversation, adding to our Ch. 14-16 questions and then sharing some of our selected lines of significance from Ch. 115 more words

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Honors 11: PN Samples and Ch. 14-17 Quiz

We spent the first part of the hour looking at a few other samples of personal narratives, and here are a few more if you… 198 more words

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