• Remember Pompeii.

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    Remember Pompeii

    Aug. 24 in Pompeii was a day that began like any other but ended in disaster. Though I knew the story, I wasn’t quite prepared for its full impact. My husband and I are both interested... Read More

  • Tragedy marked by

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    How Can God Allow Tragedies?

    Why would a loving God allow tragedies, pain and suffering? Is tragedy proof that He doesn’t exist, or is something else behind it? Aurora, Colorado: 12 dead and more than 50 wounded... Read More

  • Athletes illustrating striving for Olympic glory.

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    Olympic Glory and Eternal Glory

    The pomp of the ceremonies and the thrill of the world-class competition make the Olympics exciting. If athletes devote themselves so completely for the hope of a medal, what should we do for... Read More

  • Reflecting on the value of life in the wake of the Aurora movie theater massacre (Wikimedia Commons)

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    The Value of Life: Aurora Movie Massacre

    Tragedies like the movie theater massacre in Colorado seem senseless, but we try to make sense of them. They can make us refocus on the real value of life. A big story dominating the news in... Read More

  • Grasping sand is like grasping the wind—pointless.

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    Real Success vs. Grasping for the Wind

    Two men who were fantastically successful financially looked back on their lives with frustration. What can we learn about the real meaning of life? In the mid-1960s in the United Kingdom... Read More

  • Roller coaster, illustrating the

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    Two Views of Life: YOLO vs. YCLF

    If you only live once, you might as well do whatever you want. But is it possible to enjoy this life abundantly and still live for a brighter tomorrow? YOLO: “You Only Live... Read More

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