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Perception vs. Per”crap”tion

This post is by one of our readers. Pffffttt. Was that the sound of a can opening? Perhaps a can of worms? My perception is that it is tuna, but your perception may be that it is albacore, because the smell while similar is still different, but the fact is, that this can opening right …

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The Cleveland Kidnapping Case: Another Domestic Abuser in Plain Sight

Following the recovery of the three women in Cleveland who were kidnapped and held captive for 10 years, I was reading the media reports about Ariel Castro’s background. What especially piqued my interest was the mention of a “domestic violence arrest” back in 1993. According to the first article I read, this arrest did not …

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Cognitive dissonance hinders pastors from giving justice (advice for pastors Part 8, by Ps Jeff Crippen)

Deuteronomy 16:18-20 “You shall appoint judges and officers in all your towns that the LORD your God is giving you, according to your tribes, and they shall judge the people with righteous judgment. You shall not pervert justice. You shall not show partiality, and you shall not accept a bribe, for a bribe blinds the …

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