Monthly Archives: June 2019

Bernie Sanders on School Busing

I found this discussion on ABC This Week to be interesting: STEPHANOPOULOS: I want to pick up on an issue that came up in Thursday night’s debate. It was between Kamala Harris and Joe Biden, who are raising his opposition … Continue reading

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Church Write-Up: Neither Do I Condemn You; Go and Sin No More

At church this morning, the topic in both the service and the Sunday school was the story of the woman caught in adultery in John 8:1-11. Here are some items: A. The story in John 8:1-11 is in around nine-hundred … Continue reading

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Kamala Harris Is An Oligarch’s Wet Dream — Caitlin Johnstone

California Senator Kamala Harris won the Democratic presidential debate last night. It was not a close contest. She will win every debate she enters during this election cycle. If she becomes the nominee, she will win every debate with Trump.Night … Continue reading

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Book Write-Up: The Character of God, by Jonathan G. East

Jonathan G. East. The Character of God: In His Own Words. WestBow, 2018. See here to buy the book. In Exodus 34:6-7, God declares God’s attributes to Moses: “The LORD, The LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in … Continue reading

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Church Write-Up: Vocation, the Greatest Commandment, Love

Here are some items from this morning’s church activities. A. The pastor told some of his personal story. After he received a master’s degree in history, he was wondering where to go from there. His dad suggested that he send … Continue reading

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Requiem for a Lightweight: the Mayor Pete Factor — CounterPunch.org

My first sounding, at least from the political echo chamber, of the South Bend mayor came a few months ago, when my wife announced over breakfast that some of her sisters liked the cut of his jib. 2,555 more words via … Continue reading

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Not Hopeful

Originally posted on Clarissa's Blog:
Every time I start feeling hopeful about Bernie, he goes and does something idiotic. This time, he completely fell apart over the Trump rally: “We have a president who is a racist, who is…

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The Trump Rally

Originally posted on Clarissa's Blog:
Trump had a huge crowd at his announcement rally. People lined up since the day before, waiting for a chance to get in. Totally reminded me of how we queued for plastic mixing bowls…

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Book Write-Up: Emotional Intelligence, by Diane Weston

Diane Weston. Emotional Intelligence: Why EQ Is the Secret Ingredient to Connect with Others and Make Everyday Life Easier. 2019. Diane Weston is a PR specialist at a Fortune 500 company. She is an introvert, sharing tips she has learned … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Readers to Pay Attention

Originally posted on The Art of Blogging:
What if I were to tell you there’s a fantastic way to get your readers to pay attention One that you could use to great effect. One. Just one. One simple word. Curios…

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