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That Jesus is popular in Mark 2:2, however, is not a general model for Chri

That Jesus is popular in Mark 2:2, however, is not a general model for Christian ministry; the rest of Mark itself shows that eventually crowds denounced Jesus (15:13–14). From these narratives we might learn to use any popularity for good at the moment b
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

The opposite of faith is not doubt: It is certainty. It is madness. You can

The opposite of faith is not doubt: It is certainty. It is madness. You can tell you have created God in your own image when it turns out that he or she hates all the same people you do.
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To all young people out there: This is the time you should be fearless but

To all young people out there: This is the time you should be fearless but not jobless. Identify the right job, find what excited you the most, find what you are the most passionate about.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Disaster is a natural part of my evolution toward tragedy and dissolution.

Disaster is a natural part of my evolution toward tragedy and dissolution.
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When I came to Los Angeles, it was the first time that I ever felt like I b

When I came to Los Angeles, it was the first time that I ever felt like I belong somewhere. Not because it was wacky, but because people here understood what I felt like to perform, and there were other kids my age who wanted to do it. I didn't get looked
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Today, fantasy is, for better or for worse, just another genre, a place in

Today, fantasy is, for better or for worse, just another genre, a place in a bookshop to find books that, too often, remind one of far too many other books; it is an irony, and not entirely a pleasant one, that what should be, by definition, the most imag
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Reason like a sphere? What type of reasoning does a wooden sphere do?""The

Reason like a sphere? What type of reasoning does a wooden sphere do?""The circular type, I should think. And, by coincidence, it is my favorite type as well. Perhaps that's why I'm so good at the game.
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The night became silver again; looking up, it was as if they saw the moon s

The night became silver again; looking up, it was as if they saw the moon sailing through the clouds instead of the other way around; racing smoothly across the sky, passing puffs and wisps of cloud on either side, and yet never moving from its place.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

The possibility that terrorist groups could obtain weapons of mass destruct

The possibility that terrorist groups could obtain weapons of mass destruction should not be dismissed as a fiction. This is a horrific threat the international community should take seriously. As long as these weapons exist, so, too, does the risk of the
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Even here in Michigan my mom had found a way to climb before she even knew

Even here in Michigan my mom had found a way to climb before she even knew it was a sport. Before she'd ever seen a mountain.
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If he does it with you, he'll do it to you.

If he does it with you, he'll do it to you.
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A smile from the heart is a therapy that turns a bad moment to a gracious o

A smile from the heart is a therapy that turns a bad moment to a gracious one.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago