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What We Read This Week


Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! TECHNOLOGY The Milestone of the First Cell Phone Growing up as a 90s kid, my friends and I tried to convince our parents that we needed a cell phone when we started driving. They were flip phones, […]

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What We Read This Week


  Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! PEOPLE Refugees- What’s Your Perspective? “The worst refugee crisis since the upheaval of World War II” is how statisticians describe it. Those who don’t have the luxury of looking at things from the safety of a […]

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What We Read This Week


  Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! SUSTAINABILITY Gorillas, Rhinos, Lions and More Will Soon Be Extinct A report by 43 wildlife experts warns that without changes now, many of Earth’s most iconic species will be lost forever…Read Full Article From Treehugger SPIRITUALITY […]

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What We Read This Week


  Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! We need some peace in our world… INTERNATIONAL NEWS Terror Along French Riviera Kills at Least 84 At a beachside restaurant in Nice, France, Eric Drattell and his wife were relaxing after a fireworks show when […]

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What We Read This Week


Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! RELIGION Does Religion really make you happier? The writer examines the popular theory that people with faith are more content than those without…Read Full Article From ucobserver SPIRITUALITY 4 Reasons Coloring Is Part of My Prayer Life […]

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What We Read This Week


  Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! FAITH Anglicans at a crossroads It’s going to be a busy summer for the Anglican Church of Canada. In July, the General Synod meets and one of the most divisive issues will be a motion from […]

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Failing to rein in our reptile brain


by Jim Taylor Originally found on Jim Taylor’s Weblog: Musings of Jim Taylor The video camera caught him at it, shortly before Remembrance Day last November. A youngish white male in a black hoodie swiped a charity donation box off a counter. He lifted the whole box of poppies and the donation canister, glanced up […]

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Interview with Donna Schaper


by Donna Schaper There is an all-too-common and pervading sense that we have more to do than we can possibly get done in the time we have. Most of us live with some version of “time famine”. The trick, according to Donna Schaper in her insightful new book on the subject, Time: From Famine to […]

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Inside the Church

A Note From Ralph Milton


Friends, I’ve traveled often to Europe on many package tours and visited a lot of churches. For me, the endless procession of stone sculpture and stained glass breaks into a kaleidoscopic blur. Perhaps that’s why I found the Hallgrimskirkja in Rekjavik, Iceland, so refreshing. The church dominates the skyline, and provides a lookout tower over […]

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Holy Moments


by Donna Sinclair I got these beans at the seed exchange. “Crossbred Romano Bean” is written on the old envelope containing them. “MUST BE SUPPORTED” in large letters, followed by “very good.” I talked to the grower later. “Tall growing,” she added, along with fervent good wishes. The best beans she has ever grown. Eat […]

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