Showers of blessings for the drought in California

Showers of blessings for the drought in California

The texts, calls, and emails from my friends in California all offer a similar refrain: We need rain. We need rain. We need rain. The situation does look grim. Parched

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Immunity from the cold and flu season

The man sitting next to me on the subway coughed miserably, then apologized to everyone seated nearby. “I caught the crud,” he said. “Hopefully I’m not making you sick, too.” His

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Haiyan: Storm devastation

Storm devastation is something I’ve seen firsthand. As a child, I spent a very long night in a windowless hallway as Hurricane Andrew raged outside. Although the pictures coming out

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Prayers for teenagers

It hasn’t been a great couple weeks for teenagers. On top of several teen suicides in my community, yesterday, another armed student took a teacher’s life, and then his own,

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Prayerwatch - government shutdown

Government shutdown

I did not greet the news of a government shutdown here in the US with a lot of spiritual poise. I felt frustrated, angry, annoyed, and helpless. I was horrified,

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Prayer Watch: Gun Violence

“If I’d had a gun,” my friend told me, “I probably would have killed him.” Knowing my friend as I do, I can’t imagine her doing such a thing—not even

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World Issues

Prayerwatch – Syria

Prayers for Syria

“I am NOT praying about SYRIA!” My friend and I were watching Nadal and Djokovic play tennis in the US Open on TV and the match was interrupted by a

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Social activism


Trayvon and “torn” communities

Last weekend, George Zimmerman was acquitted of both murder and manslaughter in the Florida shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. The trial featured little hard evidence and sharply divided testimony

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