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On Spirituality… the Wheat

On Spirituality, Why is there evil in the world? There seems to be as much violence in the world as there ever was. That may not be accurate however considering the world wars, and some incredibly horrible civil wars, but without a doubt our world is a violent place and the perplexing thing to me is that most people want peace. So the question
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Dear Lois

You have been there for me since day one that I entered COSAC. You inspired me to be a better person and want better for myself. You have given me lots of great advice that I still use till this day. You have been there for me through my ups and downs and boy have I had a lot of them. You will truly be missed but you always have a special place in my heart. RIP love always, Daletha Brown
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On Spirituality…Suffering

Last month’s article dealt with the amazing and wonderful aspects of Corpus Christi. One of the ways that God has manifest Gods self here on Earth. There are of course many ways that people come to know our God. One of these ways is through suffering. Suffering is challenging, suffering is mysterious, suffering raises questions without answers. Universally none of us want to suffer,
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My Letter To You…

Below is my letter to Lois. But before you read it I wanted to give you a little info on how Lois came in to my life. After reading it, I think you will come to the same feeling that I have had this whole month after she passed here on Earth. On December 29th 1999 a reporter by the name of Bob George
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The First Lady of The Homeless Voice

I think that Lois has figured out what life was all about. Lois woke up one day and read an article in the local newspaper. The article was about the relationship between a homeless person and the shelter founder at the Homeless Voice. The article was published on December 19, 1999. If you want to read the article, it is here http://tinyurl.com/l2uwfqk When Lois
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On Spirituality…Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi, the body of Christ. One of the great feast days of the Catholic, and some other Christian churches, that commemorate the true presence of Christ in the consecrated bread and wine. For centuries the church has celebrated this unique and wonderful gift from Jesus at the last supper. When Jesus said “take and eat, this is my body” and “take and drink
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Another City to Criminalize Homelessness

On August 14th, Columbia South Carolina will join the list of cities that are now criminalizing homelessness. After the unanimous vote was passed by city council members, homeless individuals will have the opportunity to either relocate, or go to jail. A 240-person bed emergency shelter will be open from September to March on the outskirts of town. Homeless people and persons recently released from
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On Spirituality…Beacon of Light

My dear friends. Is Pope Francis the second coming of Jesus Christ? He acts just like him. He speaks like him. I don’t really think that this is Jesus, but he is very close. I believe Pope Francis is here to save the Catholic Church and maybe the world. The church has suffered some bad press in her history, where there was wrongdoing, greed,
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Remembering Gary

The big race day had finally arrived. After months of planning, promoting, and attention given to every detail, our Annual 5k was once again upon us. Unlike the previous year this morning’s weather couldn’t have been better- the sky was clear, the temp beautiful and the peaceful ocean creating the perfect backdrop for a scenic beach race. The registration table where I was stationed
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