What We Read This Week


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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week!


HEALTH

Is day-old water safe to drink?

And how about old bottled water or tap water that’s been in storage? Do you drink water that’s been left sitting out overnight, or even for another day? Have you noticed it tastes different?…Read Full Article

From treehugger


ENVIRONMENT

The Paris Agreement Is One Step Closer To Reality

31 countries, including Argentina, Singapore, Thailand, the United Arab Emirates, and Mexico officially joined the Paris Agreement, an accord committing nations to staving off global warming at no more than 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit above pre-industrial levels. These nations now join the 30 others in representing nearly 48 percent of global emissions. But they aren’t done yet…Read Full Article

From good


CHRISTIANITY

How the Modern Proverbs 31 Woman Uses Facebook

In fact, far more women—Christian or not—have Facebook accounts than any other type of social media. Less than half the percentage of Facebook users are on Pinterest (37%), Twitter (35%), or Google Plus (26%). Fewer still have accounts with Instagram (20%), Tumblr (10%), or Snapchat (9%)…Read Full Article

From Christianity Today


SPIRITUALITY

Why most people leave religion? They just ‘stop believing’

(RNS) It’s bad news for organized religion: A majority of the religiously unaffiliated — the so-called “nones” — say they fell away from faith not because of any negative experience, but because they “stopped believing,” usually before the age of 30…Read Full Article

From Religious News Service


FORGIVENESS

A Decade After Amish School Shooting, Gunman’s Mother Talks of Forgiveness

“I will never forget the devastation caused by my son,” says the 65-year-old Terri. “But one of the fathers the other night, he said, ‘None of us would have ever chosen this. But the relationships that we have built through it, you can’t put a price on that”…Read Full Article

From npr


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Categories: Christianity, environment, forgiveness, Health, spirituality

Author:Wood Lake Publishing

At Wood Lake Publishing we are passionate about supporting and encouraging an emerging form of Christianity, which is rooted in ancient wisdom and attentive to the movement of spirit in our day. Visit us online at woodlakebooks.com

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