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Roadside Memorials

“We say that the hour of death is uncertain, but when we say this we think of that hour as situated in an obscure and distant future. It does not occur to us that it can have any connection with the day already begun or that death could arrive this same afternoon, this afternoon which is so certain and which has every hour filled in advance.” ~ Marcel Proust Continue reading

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In Christ Alone

    In Christ Alone In Christ alone my hope is found, He is my light, my strength, my song; this Cornerstone, this solid Ground, firm through the fiercest drought and storm. What heights of love, what depths of peace, … Continue reading

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Five MPH can be the difference between life and death

The dangerous foolishness of PennDOT continues… “Everybody runs 70 to 72 (mph) anyway.” Pa. raises speed limit to 70 on 800 miles of roads https://t.co/Wvp7bZEXRX pic.twitter.com/2KEALQRhjn — TribLIVE.com (@TribLIVE) May 3, 2016    

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The Wreaths Across America Scam

The Wreaths Across America Scam My newsfeed was filled with articles about Wreaths Across America today, and I wondered why. I commented on a few of the articles, which were posted by various local news channels around the nation, saying: … Continue reading

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Murdered baby cut from mother’s womb creates abortion rights dilemma

Murdered baby cut from mother’s womb creates abortion rights dilemma “Cognitive dissonance refers to a situation involving conflicting attitudes, beliefs or behaviors…” Continue reading: Cognitive Dissonance: http://www.simplypsychology.org/cognitive-dissonance.html When is an unborn baby a baby? And when is an unborn baby not … Continue reading

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Another Wisconsin girl obsessed with horror, death, and Slender Man turns dangerous

Another Wisconsin girl obsessed with horror, death, and Slender Man turns dangerous “The beast is a fearful creature that lives within us all” ~ Ashlee Martinson “[W]hatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is … Continue reading

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Euphemisms & Euthanasia

Euphemisms & Euthanasia “The thief [Satan] comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” ~ Jesus (John 10:10) I like words. Maybe that’s why I’m a writer? Or maybe I … Continue reading

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