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

Grapefruit And Salt: The Science Behind This Unlikely Power Couple

Grapefruit’s bitterness can make it hard to love. Indeed, people often smother it in sugar just to get it down. And yet Americans were once urged to sweeten it with salt…Read Full Article

From npr


SCIENCE

Saturn’s North Pole Just Changed Color And Nobody Knows Why

Just when you thought our planet had enough doomsday problems to grapple with, Saturn went ahead and changed colors on us…Read Full Article

From good


SPIRITUALITY

That evangelical sizzle

Their beliefs are clear, their style hip- and they seem to be exactly what new Canadians are looking for. What makes evangelicals so damned appealing?…Read Full Article

From ucobserver


ENVIRONMENT

10 Incredible Churches Consumed by Water

The planet has a pretty good system for moving its water around – it’s been doing it for a very long time. But we humans think we have better ideas for what to do with water, so we go and move things around and make dams and canals and reservoirs and other objects of infrastructure to supply our never-ending needs.

All of the following churches have been intentionally drowned. But as drought and deluge persist, the structures emerge and sink in cadence with the whims of nature, providing an eerie foreshadowing for what the future of this planet may hold…Read Full Article

From treehugger


CHRISTIANITY

In Memory: The Man Who Brought Harmony to Billy Graham’s Ministry

Music director Cliff Barrows served for decades with a peaceful spirit and joyful song. There has been an inevitable winnowing of this band of spiritual brothers who held up Graham’s arms over more than seven decades of globe-girdling ministry. Almost all are gone, and the recent death of Cliff Barrows, Graham’s music director, closest friend, and most trusted associate, marks the end of one of the most enduring partnerships…Read Full Article

From Christianity Today


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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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