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Changing Our Want

     I want to eat to eat what I want and be thin.      I have had to face the reality that not everyone’s body responds to food the same way. Some people are able to eat whatever … Continue reading

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Getting Our Minds Right

This is why I speak to the crowds in parables: although they see, they don’t really see; and although they hear, they don’t really hear or understand. What Isaiah prophesied has become completely true for them: You will hear, to … Continue reading

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Fleeing the Land of Excess (part 2)

Yesterday I made the argument here that we, as individuals and as a nation, are “owned” by our affinity for excessive consumption. It’s killing us. Payback looms on the horizon. We know this. It stresses us. We want to fix … Continue reading

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Living in the Land of Excess (part 1)

Soapbox alert… Just a friendly warning… John Hagee once preached, “For the Israelites, Egypt was the land of not enough, the desert was the land of just enough, and the Promised Land was the land of more than enough. Ladies … Continue reading

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