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On The Politics Of Worry

One of the most fascinating aspects of the Coronavirus that I have seen is the way that the interests of many religious leaders and political leaders has coalesced into a shared interest in leading people to worry while at the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Super-Natural Courage

Super-Natural Courage:  Activating Spiritual Bravery To Win Today’s Battle, by Mickey Robinson [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Chosen Books.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I am not sure whether or not the author’s personal … Continue reading

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On The Courage To Speak The Gospel

Yesterday was the annual start of the General Conference of Elders, and even if the Coronavirus crisis has caused a change in how this is to be undertaken, the messages themselves appeared to set a theme that desired to encourage … Continue reading

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Book Review: What Do You Do With A Chance?

What Do You Do With A Chance?, written by Kobi Yamada, illustrated by Mae Besom The world is full of people looking for the main chance.  When we think even of just music that is devoted to chances and taking … Continue reading

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Sapere Aude

Dare to be wise, or Sapere Aude in Latin, is a favorite motto among philosophers and educational institutions.  It is easy to understand why this is the case.  Philosophers imagine themselves to be wise and so of course they are … Continue reading

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Book Review: Farmer Giles Of Ham

Farmer Giles Of Ham, by J.R.R. Tolkien Besides his writings in the Middle Earth universe, Tolkien wrote a great deal of diverse writings, including this enjoyable fantasy tale that began as a tale for his children and became a short … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Tenth Man

The Tenth Man, by Graham Greene This book, like several that are part of Greene’s body of work, is a somewhat forgotten film treatment that was published as a result of the work being found by someone many years later.  … Continue reading

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They Know Better

I often ponder my obstinance when it comes to performing tasks I set out to do.  As it happens, when I woke up this morning and went off to work there was some snow falling from the sky, but it … Continue reading

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Book Review: Act Like Men

Act Like Men:  40 Days To Biblical Manhood, by James MacDonald [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book is full of ironies, as it was written by … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Next Generation Leader

The Next Generation Leader:  Essentials For Those Who Will Shape The Future, by Andy Stanley When I read this book as part of my occasional reading on the subject of leadership [1], I was concerned that this book would be … Continue reading

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