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A lesson from the rocks

Faith & Inspiration | What a short-lived game can teach us about long-term living
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 8/05/16, 01:00 am

It was popping up all over the internet the first weekend in July: Pokémon Go. Pros and cons, yeses and noes, yellow cartoon figures decorating the screen, everything but the obvious question: What is it?

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Protesters and preachers

Faith & Inspiration | Bernie Sanders supporters hear the Word of God outside last week’s Democratic convention
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 8/02/16, 11:54 am

PHILADELPHIA—Last week I was a face among the Bernie Sanders supporters pressing our noses to the chain-link fence shutting us out from the Wells Fargo Center, where the defenestration of their champion was underway.

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An escape from death

Faith & Inspiration | A visit to the ER serves as a stark reminder of keeping your vows of obedience
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 7/28/16, 01:36 pm

I ended up in the hospital emergency room a couple of weeks ago. This time I forewent the $1,200 out-of-pocket ambulance ride of 2002 infamy and drove myself. I rather wish now I had stayed at home, for the symptoms only mimicked cardiac failure. But it was not altogether without value to inhabit for a week the perspective of someone believing she is soon to leave this world.

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