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How can we release the tension that we have?

The Southern Baptist Convention, the largest body of protestant Churches in the nation, talked about integration within their congregations on Sunday, which they said was the most segregated hours of the history of the United States. Race is a large issue today and it is full of tension that we are still tying to figure…

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How can we see when we feel joy in our heart?

Rob Bell has stated that the megachurch that he founded and is running will one day accept gay marriage, but it will be on their time. This is what he revealed to Oprah on her network the other day as he was talking about social movements that are affecting society today. He is optimistic about…

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How can we break though our shell?

There is a competition going on right now in the world of Reddit over charitable giving. Ten charities are given money and the votes will be decided on that website. This has given grounds to have various social groups getting followers and supporters to support their cause and website. All of these groups have money…

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How can we get rid of our limitations?

More and more people are leaving organized religion and are no longer thinking at all about spirituality. Getting out of religion is not a problem, but getting rid and not thinking about spirituality at all is a huge problem. We should not throw the baby out with the bathwater in this case. It is not…

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How can we make it through the pain to find happiness?

People who are attracted to the same sex have been brought down and discriminated against for thousands of years by the majority of major societies at the time. With the exception of civilizations such as Greek culture, homosexuals and homosexuality was seen as something that was unnatural or immoral and doing so usually resulted in…

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How can we increase the love around us?

India’s Prime Minister today asked for the protection of religious minorities within their country. In India, this is especially important because there are a lot of people living in the country and there are a lot of religious minorities in the country. It is also a government that is dominated by people representing Hinduism, which…

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The Hero’s Journey: Approach

In every story, there is a climax. Before every climax, there is a rising action. The approach part of the hero’s journey is the rising action towards the climax. Before that, something bad happens that causes the hero to get into a situation that would initiate the climax. In the life of many of the…

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How can we see the messages around us?

There have been a lot of killings recently by particular groups of people and towards specific groups of people. More recently, they have been based around race or religion. It just goes to show that, even in our modern society, there is still a lot of hate and prejudice over things that should ultimately not…