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It’s All about Who Knows You

“There is a dramatic difference between being loved and being known,” says Erin Davis, author of the book Connected: Curing the Pandemic of Everyone Feeling Alone Together. “I think if we’re honest,” she says, “few of our Facebook and Twitter followers really know us. Somewhere along the way we’ve lost the know-how to knit our […]

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On Giving Thanks for Minor Miracles

Five years ago this month, I was given the opportunity to tour Israel with a group of other journalists, as a guest of the Israeli Ministry of Tourism. Fully aware that this was a rare and rich blessing, I was determined to keep my eyes open the whole time, taking in as much as I […]

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A Wonderful Alternative to Worry

Throughout their journey to the Promised Land, God’s people questioned his provision, rejected his gifts and doubted his goodness. Finally, they forfeited the Promised Land itself when they doubted God’s ability to give it to them. God withheld the provision, the sabbath rest he had offered them: And who was it who rebelled against God, […]

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