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You Are What You Do/Say/Think….

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Humble Pie and the Great Wall of Pretending

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“I Forgive Him” Says 6-Year-Old Girl, Bitten By Shark

ShareIt’s Shark Week on the Discovery Channel!  Once again, the Tigers and Hammerheads and Bullheads and Great Whites will thrill, moving ominously through peaceful waters—dorsal fins gleaming, jaws taut, teeth menacing as they glide toward their unsuspecting prey. We’ll watch “Jaws” again, both the first one and the sequel; and we’ll worry again whether everyone […]

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LIFE WITHOUT DO-SI-DOS: It’s Time to Say Goodbye to the Girl Scouts

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A PRAYER FOR HUMILITY

ShareI ran across this beautiful prayer the other day, and thought it might come in handy.  I think today's the day! PRAYER FOR HUMILITY Father, give me the humility which Attract True Love Book realizes its ignorance, admits its mistakes, recognizes its needs, welcomes advice and accepts rebukes. Help me always to praise rather than […]

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