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The New Trend

  Issues. I’m surrounded by them, each one more agitating than the next. They tear apart the illusion I naively created to block out reality, but the unvarnished truth always rears its ugly face. I can’t stand it. But the issue most present in my life and peers around me …

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The mystery of it all.

I have been writing poetry for the last 8 months. And I have decided i’m ready to share some with all of ya’ll. I wrote this one a while ago… so here ya go… The Mystery Of It All By Justin Bowers I stand in the mist. Wondering if I’ll …

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Sidekicks

Sidekicks. Everyone needs one. Someone to talk to, someone to help you. What’s a hero without their sidekick? Who’s Batman without Robin or Gordon Freeman without his trusty crowbar? Well, clearly not a hero. Even everyday people have “sidekicks”. Your sidekick could be your best friend, your brother, your sister, …

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All It Takes Is One

Anti-bullying week has just passed and the feeling is still in the air. Late at night I got this strange feeling to write about my story and my experience with bullying. I tried to sleep it off but I couldn’t, it was like I had to write it right then …

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Empty like a fallen cup

  Disclaimer – Norse mythology isn’t the right way to go in terms of life decisions. I am just using this application as an example of how other beliefs can relate to Christianity, without people having to believe in the beliefs presented in this work. When the vikings, Norse people, …

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Confusion

Maybe it was a sign. Or maybe it was just a test. What happened last summer was complete confusion for me. Since the middle of January my family has been informed that we would be moving to British Columbia (where I am from) because of my dad’s work. We packed. …

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A Neophyte Faith

Church. I grew up in it, and learned about Jesus, God, and the Holy Spirit. So what? I became Jaded. That is, I got bored of church, Jesus, and even God. I wanted to be a christian and be following Christ. I really did, but how could I when it …

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Spiritually Exhausted

I am tired. Yes, physically… but more so spiritually. I constantly call out to God asking him to renew me and bring me back to him. But nothing ever happens. This disturbed me, but I continued to trust that God would make everything better again. Lately I haven’t really had …

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Time For What Matters

I’d be lying if I didn’t say it has been a tough week for me. The Christmas season is supposed to be about joy and hope, and I can feel anything but. She passed away a few months ago and I can’t stop thinking about her, and sometimes the pain …

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Intentional Community

What is and how can we encounter God as a community? A few months ago, we had Encounter Launch at school. Personally, the two of us went into it not expecting much. We expected the usual boredom and the constant checking of the time until we were free to go …

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