Factober

As long as anger, paranoia and misinformation drive our political debate, there are unhinged souls among us who will feel justified in turning to violent remedies for imagined threats.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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Beware the ridiculous. It will one day rule you.

Beware the ridiculous. It will one day rule you.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

People give pain, are callous and insensitive, empty and cruel...but place

People give pain, are callous and insensitive, empty and cruel...but place heals the hurt, soothes the outrage, fills the terrible vacuum that these human beings make.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I just knew that was what I wanted to do. I was going to perform as a singe

I just knew that was what I wanted to do. I was going to perform as a singer; I was going to perform as a dancer, and I was, you know, going to do movies and be an actress. I was going to do it or die trying. That's what my life was.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I am two people. One goes through the motions, rolling from one thing to th

I am two people. One goes through the motions, rolling from one thing to the next; the other is withdrawn, watching a complete stranger.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

You are safe with me.""I am not at all safe, with you. But I have no desire

You are safe with me.""I am not at all safe, with you. But I have no desire to be elsewhere.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Jesus never asked me to give to an organization the kind of exclusive devot

Jesus never asked me to give to an organization the kind of exclusive devotion he demands from his disciples. Over and over, Jesus calls people to himself - out of the church, the culture, the economy, and the family.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Your destiny will be fulfilled as you extend kingdom principles and lifesty

Your destiny will be fulfilled as you extend kingdom principles and lifestyle on earth
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

All of these people had character. None of them thought they were special p

All of these people had character. None of them thought they were special people, born with the right to win. They were people who worked hard, who learned how to keep their focus under pressure, and who stretched beyond their ordinary abilities when they
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I do prefer being alive. Most days.

I do prefer being alive. Most days.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Adoption is a beautiful, burdensome blessing.

Adoption is a beautiful, burdensome blessing.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary sa

Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. --Benjamin Franklin, Historical Review of Pennsylvania, 1759
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People loved you in the way they knew how - and often it was not the way yo

People loved you in the way they knew how - and often it was not the way you knew. Or needed.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago