How to Prepare for a Hurricane
In the aftermath of Hurricane Irene and with Tropical Storm Katia looming, I thought it best to offer some guidance on how best to prepare for a hurricane and to keep a level head so that you don’t panic when the news (and everyone around you) starts going OMGWTFBBQ!!!!HURRICANEARMAGEDDON!!! Invests, Tropical Depressions, Tropical Storms, Hurricane remnants, and any storm more than 3 days...
I am not an atheist. I am a Christian. And I don’t think you have to be an...– RfrancisR@DailyKos
To all the folks flooded out and without power from Hurricane Irene I want you to stay safe and stay hopeful. Remember that the Red Cross and other service organizations are out there if your home isn’t safe or if you don’t have power or water. If you know someone up there and you have some communication with them, make sure to pass along this message. Also, if you live in a home...
King was not a bright eyed dreamer wishing for love and happiness and unicorns and rainbows. He was also not a foaming at the mouth government hating revolutionary. That’s why articles like The Hijacking of a Dream by Solomon Comissiong irritate me. Like so many others, Solomon Comissiong addresses how Dr. King has been softened in popular culture. But he goes so far in the other direction...
I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.– Martin Luther King, Jr.
It just hurts
When I was a kid I spent a lot of time watcing Adventures in Odyssey. Like a lot of other kids, I went to Whit’s End to learn about friendship, respect, generosity, kindness, honesty, and forgiveness. And as I’ve grown up I’ve gotten more and more exposure to the company that made this show and what I’ve seen from Focus on the Family breaks my heart. I get having varying...
..write God’s word in your heart BEFORE you wear it on your sleeve..– For those who don’t know, Psalty is a blue singing hymnal that teaches kids about love, respect, kindness, honesty, forgiveness, sharing, and generally being a decent human being. The song this video comes from is about experiencing a real internal change and actually trying to be a decent...
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I love these posts from the hardest question because they force you to consider some of the language in the Bible. So in this one Jesus is the con artist asking his apostles to keep secrets for him. But Jesus asks us to keep a lot of secrets. He asked us to keep our giving to ourselves. (Matthew 6:1-4) He asked us to keep our prayers to ourselves. (Matthew 6:5-6) He asked us to keep our fasting...
Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish on it’s ability to climb a...– Albert Einstein
This is Tumblr. Using factual evidence to support your opinions is a violation...– huskerdont (via synecdoche)