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Recovering Wonder

This moment is profound. It is significant. I’m not doing anything. I am sprawled in a recliner, twenty feet from the ocean. This is the extent of my activity. Submerged in sunshine, I contemplate life and the panorama before me. I can see surging breakers, rolling over an azure ocean. …

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Getting Off the Couch

Life is unfair. Just turn on the TV, read the paper, or look at the stats on the ‘net. Murder, war, suicide, disease, slavery, it’s everywhere. It’s hard to ignore, but if anyone could be the best at ignoring it, it would be us, the North American population. Everyday we …

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Real Friendship

God is good. This weekend I went on a retreat with  my youth.  Going into the retreat I was thinking the same thing I always think before going on one of the retreats. “None of my really good friends are going, and I went last year, so is it worth …

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Forgiveness

Picture this: you’re stuck in a bad habit. A bad, sinful habit. It happens to us all, doesn’t it? We find ourselves getting sucked deeper and deeper into sin, with seemingly no way out. We feel ashamed, not wanting to pray to God for fear that he won’t forgive us, …

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A New Prescription

Glasses… annoying right? They keep crawling down the bridge of your nose, with the inevitable label that comes along with it. Gym class becomes a pain, dodging flying balls like they’re bullets. But all is well, for at the end of the day, they grant us full access to one …

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Love in the Loneliness

Being lonely can be a dark place. It can sometimes feel like a void that you want to escape from. You run around, searching for an exit—a piece of light—but instead the void just continues to pull you deeper. You crave for someone to help you. To save you. But …

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Midnight Thoughts

Hey everyone. My name is Luke. A few years back this website was what I lived for. Life used to be really simple for me. I loved being able to journal out my thoughts and ideas on here and being able to express my feelings in such a safe community. …

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Raising Your Own Plant

As a kid who has always grown up in a Christian family and goes to a Christian school, I have been around the stories of God and Jesus so often that I barely hear them anymore. Church services continue to go in one ear and out the other, making no …

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The Impact of Music

Now, by this title some people already are sighing and rolling their eyes. Don’t feel bad about it! I love music just as much as anyone reading this article. I could listen for hours just enjoying the beautiful art that people have made that pump me up before a sports …

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Defined By

Who am I? It’s a question I really struggle with. Am I the typical sports jock? Am I a softy? The question keeps on popping up in my head each day. Who am I? I’ve asked people, who am I? All the time, I get different answers. Does that mean …

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