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What is it That We Fight For?

How do you read the bible?  As literature?  As story?  As a lesson book?  For me, sometimes I read the bible as war–as struggle? What do I mean? It seems that most of our lives are filled with the constant battle to make sense of our lives, how we fit into this world, into the vast  »  Read More

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Searching for Sara

I met her at a restaurant.  From time to time, my travels take me to resort kinds of settings.  I like to ask my waiters their story, how they got to be there, and where they come from. Like so many, Sara came to be a server because she wanted a couple of years off before graduate  »  Read More

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The Single Greatest Fact Influencing Future Direction

What is the key factor influencing the direction of America? The world? In The Next 100 Years, George Friedman writes that the single greatest factor influencing the world is population decline.  Progressively, families around the world have grown increasingly smaller.  It’s a simple fact:   »  Read More

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