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President Obama, Mourner in Chief
Originally Posted: 04/30/2013 - 10:10am | Type: Blog

Barack Obama’s legacy is still a work in progress, though even sympathetic commentators are seeing him now, in his fifth year, as too slow to act, too cerebral to brawl, and too little respected by his politic ...

What We Find On Higher Ground
Originally Posted: 04/30/2013 - 9:00am | Type: Blog

Of course the higher ground, the refuge from tragedy, is God’s. People seem to sense that instinctively, regardless of faith tradition. The harder, more humbling realization is that all of it — the flooded pl ...

Green Pastures and Valleys of Death
Originally Posted: 04/22/2013 - 2:49pm | Type: Blog

Last week was one in which what God envisions for our world seemed so very, very far away. Last week was one in which what God envisions for our world seemed so very, very far a ...

Fertilizer Plant Explodes in West, Texas
Originally Posted: 04/18/2013 - 8:55am | Type: Blog

A fertilizer plant exploded Wednesday evening, killing at least five and injuring more than 100, according to CNN. A fertilizer plant exploded Wednesday evening, killing at least ...