Category Archives: Kids

SeaWorld’s Killer Wake Up Call

The Heartbreaking Events: We live in a world that thirsts for entertainment at the harmful expense of others including our animals and land.

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When Garbage Became Priceless

The kids behind The Recycled Orchestra/Los Reciclados Orquesta will have your eyes tearing up with both compassion and celebration at the same time. Clearly this modern day occurrence was designed by God to alter our limited and entitled consciousness in … Continue reading

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Imagine What They Saw In Christmas

There it glimmered, an unimaginable future based on a plan that would physically and spiritually overtake our world of slavery and darkness through the birth of one babe.

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The Super Power of Sharing

You may recall my post in May of this year about Abercrombie & Fitch’s CEO, Mike Jeffries and his deplorable war against plus sized people…

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The Gift of Undivided Attention

“But we understand these things, for we have the mind of Christ.” -1Cor 2:16 nlt Many times I’ve asked God, what does this verse mean?

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Back on Monday

Finally made it back today, Monday, a day in the early Fall, to write again. Writing is an expression of thanks.

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Is Mike Jeffries A 21st Century Sneetch?

“Why you gotta be so mean?” — as Taylor Swift would put it. Here I’m referring to Abercrombie & Fitch’s CEO, Mike Jeffries, and wonder how the man can sleep at night.

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“No More Hurting People.” How To Bless Boston

In honor of the child victims of the terrorist attack in Boston on April 15th — and I can only think of how invaluable our support is in helping the entire community recover and come back stronger —

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Rocking Out Women’s History Month

Who says you aren’t good enough? They have no idea! 2012 Australian Paralympic Team Champion, Kelly Cartwright climbed Mt Kilimanjaro with her prosthetic leg in 2009.

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Bless Me, Ultima Opens Nationwide Today, 2/22!

I read the (once banned) book, written by Rudolfo Anaya, when I was about 19 years old and dreamt of what it would be like to see it on the big screen. I think I remained in the ‘Ultima zone … Continue reading

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