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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! ENVIRONMENT There Are More Ways to Fight Climate Change Than Giving Up Meat On Monday morning in Seoul, South Korea, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a veritable bombshell report that essentially translated to: “If we don’t drastically […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! FAITH Dancing with Thomas Merton I carry two lines of poetry in my head every place I go: Tell me, what is it you plan to do/ with your one wild and precious life? The lines are […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! LIFE You Need to Stop Ignoring Your Need for Rest  “You should really just take a break.” I remember when he said those words. Then, I remember the overwhelming urge to punch him… in the face.  “You […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! CULTURE Indigenous Culture Reasserts Women’s Power Through Dance “Native American women and girls are two and a half times more likely to experience sexual violence compared to other races. The truth is, however, that it’s been open […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! CULTURE Presbyterian Church formally apologizes to North Slope Natives for denouncing culture The head of the Presbyterian Church offered an apology Wednesday to the Alaska Native people of the North Slope at in Utqiagvik….If this article is […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! LIFE 4 Lessons Jesus Taught Me About Finding Balance Living in a balanced way can be daunting in our age of over scheduling and I-can-have-it-all thinking. Fortunately, while searching for guidance, I realized that when it comes […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! Happy Easter! FAITH How to Carry the Meaning of Holy Week Through the Best of the Year Holy Week celebrates more than a historical event from more than 2,000 years ago. It’s also a powerful invitation for […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! HALLOWEEN Watch Out: This Halloween, Horror Is Back It’s official: horror is back. Last year, politically-themed costumes were the rage. Before that, it was film and television show characters. Now, thanks to a resurgence of scary movies […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! CULTURE Happy Canada Day! “I wish we all enjoy celebrating 150th Canada Day and be thankful for our country, which is full of nature and freedom,” she told me. “I hope we all continue to speak up […]

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week! HOLIDAYS The Surprisingly Sad Origins of Mother’s Day Many Canadians and people around the world show their gratitude for their mothers on Mother’s Day. Some people give cards, flowers, chocolates or take their moms to a restaurant, […]

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