Category: Belief

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Instruction Manual

In a thoughtful attempt to domesticate me, my mother gave me a bread machine for my birthday when I was a sophomore at college. At the time I was eating mostly ramen noodles and...

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I Know.

                  When I was young, I felt everything with absolute certainty. I knew my father was the smartest, my mother was the sweetest, and my sisters...

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Amazing Grace

You might have seen this video when it came out a couple of years ago, but it’s one that I’ve come back to again and again when I’m looking for uplifting Sabbath music.  I’ve...

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Perfect vs. Enough

I don’t like to learn new things. I like to be already good at things. I’d rather leave the page blank than write the wrong thing. Unfortunately, moving to a new, not majority-English speaking...

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Racism in the church

With the recent events in Charlottesville, a church member brought up the issue that racism is still present in the church. I remember being shocked when I learned as a teenager that blacks didn’t...