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Application of spirituality to real life

Citizenship

The term “citizenship” is in the news now, with the U.S.¬†Congress struggling with immigration law¬†reform. What does the term mean for people? Why make the distinction between citizen and non-citizen? One reason for the concept, and a reason some people … Continue reading

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What’s Happening to Glaciers

I’ve seen and walked on small glaciers in the Sierra–in late summer I’ve seen the bare ice under my cramponed boots and watched meltwater flow in shallow channels. I’ve peered into their bergschrunds where the ice has pulled away from … Continue reading

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Blessed by God

A few years ago I wrote this piece for my church’s newsletter. It was an explanation of my personal creed and how it had come about. It is still true today. _____________________ It is August before my Senior year in … Continue reading

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