Monthly Archives: December 2011

CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS- MY IMAGINARY FRIEND

You know how some of us have imaginary friends in our childhood? There’s the lonely boy who invents a friend to talk to; the bullied child who has a pretend friend who protects him; and the clumsy boy who has an … Continue reading

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When you are young…

When you are young and you’re running to catch a bus, you don’t know that someday you may get ill and not be able to walk. When you are young and you’re singing, you don’t know that you may get … Continue reading

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Who is Melvin Thompson and Why Do I Care?

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The Secret of Sex

While the Bible isn’t pornographic (“Song of Songs”, notwithstanding), it’s not shy about telling us who did what with (and to) whom. The Bible is a fascinating book – as history; as inspiration; and as a guide for what to … Continue reading

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