What We Read This Week

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


Welcome to the Lush Cosmetics factory!

When I was a child, I dreamed of visiting Willy Wonka’s magical chocolate factory. Unfortunately, that wasn’t possible, since it only ever existed in author Roald Dahl’s fabulous imagination. But yesterday, I was invited to do the next best possible thing – tour the Lush factory in Toronto, which fulfilled all my latent Wonka cravings…Read Full Article

From Treehugger


A Message of Hope: How Our Small Actions Can Change the World

When I pray for the world, I sometimes find myself lost for words and feel discouraged when I think of where we’re headed. Yet, in his recent TED Talk, Why the Only Future Worth Building Includes Everyone, Pope Francis views the future more positively. He outlines where he believes we’re going wrong and offers a message of hope for everyone who genuinely cares about the future…Read Full Article

From busted halo


A Guide to Spiritually Survive the Evil of Terrorism

Despite the rise of headlines about terrorism in recent years, these attacks on civilians aren’t new. In fact, we can find references to these types of atrocities throughout the Old Testament. What’s more, they’re often wrestled with at a visceral level in the largest book of the Bible….Read Full Article

From Christianity Today


A Growing Movement of ‘Death Doulas’ Is Rethinking How We Die

Levine is part of a growing movement of nurses, social workers and volunteers who are pushing for greater compassion and companionship for people who are dying. Borrowing language from the birthing world, they’re called death doulas, end-of-life doulas, death midwives and palliative care doulas…Read Full Article

From Huffpost


Dear Ruth

‘How I need stories like yours when the way is lonely, dark — or seems unending’…Read Full Article

From Ucobserver

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Categories: faith, Health, Religion, 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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