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The Probability of a Human Connection

Once a week, I volunteer at an elementary after-school program that targets vulnerable at-risk kids. Once I week, I have to take a bus from my university to the elementary school. Once a week, I ride that bus through Hastings Street–the “Skid Row” of Vancouver. And (at least) once a …

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The corridor of life

*Disclaimer: this is from my flawed and earthly perspective* In life, one usually stops and tries to look backwards in life. They see how the things in the past that they had overcome. Some even try to see how far they have come. You Imagine if you are in a …

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Death? Yes!

Living forever? Scientists are saying that immortality (the beginning stages at least) will be possible within 30 years. Even though it will take longer to achieve full immortality, it will still be coming. This Immortality will mean no more death, for anyone, in a short amount of time. The world …

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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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Close your eyes

What happens when you close your eyes? What do you see? Who do you see? When I close my eyes, I see my community, my friends, and my family. I see peace, prosperity, protection. What do I see? Once in a while, I won’t see these things. Instead I will …

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Feeling Empty and Lost

As of late, I have felt so incredibly lost and empty, feeling as though God is sitting there watching and I’m just carrying on not making a difference. It’s as though He’s sitting and watching, my prayers are gone with the wind and disappear as though the words were never …

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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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Love Always Overcomes

1 Corinthians 10:13 No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.   Rebellion, …

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You Can Do This

Addiction: The fact or condition of being addicted to a particular substance, thing, or activity. Addictions are becoming more and more prominent in everyday life now. Maybe you’re addicted to something but no one really knows about it. Or maybe you have things that make it visible. Everyone learns ways …

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