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  • How To Breathe
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    How To Breathe

    “It took me 75 years to find contentment,” she said, glancing around the table. We were listening, our pens ready to write wisdom.

  • Agnus Dei
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    Agnus Dei

    In the summer of 2000, I came face-to-face with Jesus in the sweltering heat of a shack filled with barefoot Filipino orphans.

  • From Divided to United
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    From Divided to United

    In 382 BC, the predecessor to Alexander the Great took the throne in the Greek kingdom of Macedon. His name was Philip and he left very little impact on human history except one phrase: Divide and conquer. 

  • Benny’s Band of Brothers
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    Benny’s Band of Brothers

    When tragedy struck, a unique table of First Watch guys stepped up to stand in the gap for their friend. “We did what we could do,” they say.

  • The Only Possible Life
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    The Only Possible Life

    The other day, my husband came home with a three-ring binder from a business coaching group to which he belongs. He plopped it down beside me on the couch: “Personal Life Planner” it said on the cover. It beckoned to me.

  • Circles of Hope
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    Circles of Hope

    This is the story of many people working together to bring transformation and hope to the world of human trafficking. While we can all enact change in our corner of the world, and one person can change the whole world, for a problem on the scale of human trafficking, it’s going to take all of us working together to bring about worldwide transformation.