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Dancing on the Grave of Division
Originally Posted: 11/09/2014 - 2:49pm | Type: Blog

I can still recall watching it on TV at my mother’s home. As I was watching, I looked over at Mum and saw tears streaming down her face, unable to believe the enormity of what was happening before her eyes. Ta ...

Weekly Wrap 11.7.14: The 10 Best Stories You Missed This Week
Originally Posted: 11/07/2014 - 4:33pm | Type: Blog

1. GoldieBlox Releases Action Figure for Girls “Fashion dolls teach girls to value beauty over brains. One is sold every 3 seconds.” That’s how the ad releasing a new action figure for girls opens. Looks like ...

Reformation Then and Now - Dismantling Walls Today
Originally Posted: 10/20/2014 - 11:59am | Type: Blog

Who or what can defeat and break the walls, the towers, the fortresses we construct? Who or what can overcome oppression in the land? Where do we turn when creation shakes and societies are in an uproar? ...

What's in a Name?: Campus Crusade for Christ Becomes 'Cru'
Originally Posted: 09/24/2011 - 5:14pm | Type: Blog

Shakespeare said a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. Maybe, but a Stink Rose by any other name (say... garlic?) might get more play. Shakespeare said a rose by any othe ...

Cast Off the Stupor of Indifference
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:35am | Type: Blog

Today I want to focus on the people of Egypt -- those million or more who have gathered in Tahrir Square, both as a united, insistent, revolutionary body, and as individuals -- professors and bake ...