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Cultural Appropriation

The Spring Institute defines cultural appropriation as: another culture entails taking from a marginalized group without permission, and usually with little respect for or knowledge about the culture. The picture above is meant to demonstrate this “offensive” behavior. Here’s my question: What is the girl on the right wearing? It certainly isn’t traditional native American garb. So, then, whose … Continue reading

Anxiety and Depression

Yes, Virginia, Christians and Even Pastors Can Suffer with Depression and Anxiety

I am in no way intending to offer medical or psychological advise. I am not a medical doctor nor am I a licensed counselor. However, if you are struggling with anxiety, depression, panic attacks—or any other kind of mental disorder—I am counseling you talk to a reputable Christian counselor or psychologist, see a good up-to-date … Continue reading

Fun

Long Story Short

According to the Free Dictionary, the idiomatic phrase “long story short,” which is shortened from “to make a long story short,” is “something that you say when you are about to stop telling someone all the details of something that happened and tell them only the main facts.” If wishing made it so! Here’s what … Continue reading

Inspiration

The Reckless Love of God

The Church in many places now is singing a song called “Reckless Love.” It’s a beautiful song and the lyrics are precious, powerful, and thought-provoking (you can read them at the end of this post). The chorus begins with the phrase Oh, the overwhelming, never-ending, reckless love of God Powerful! The first person I ever … Continue reading