Embracing the Tension Between Life and Faith

By Dan Stanford A fast food restaurant aired a commercial for their slushy soda. The camera panned over an arctic ...
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Be a friend

by Judy Allen My brother was having difficulty making friends in a new high school after a move halfway across ...
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“Please, get some help!”

by Afton Rorvik Oh, the joy of laughter and connection birthed in friendship! But what happens to that joy when ...
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Finding My Way On Unmarked Trails

By Beth Dumey In some forest preserves, a single trail winds around the perimeter, with a few minor paths jutting ...
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Make new friends, keep the old

The Girl Scouts used some of the words of Welsh poet Joseph Parry for a song beloved by the organization ...
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What Encouragement Looks Like

by Sharla Fritz My third-grade year started out rather ominously. One day our teacher wasn’t at the front of the ...
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