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Tue, 04/25/2017 - 9:59pm

"The difference between godly emotion and sentiment is tricky, that is why I needed to write this post. Sentimentality takes the will captive to do her bidding. Whereas, healthy emotion and feeling are servants to the intellect and will."

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Tue, 04/25/2017 - 6:17am

"The United States Department of Defense, in its quest for diversity in military chaplaincy, has announced an increase in the recognized religions list.... it has officially recognized Humanism." WRN

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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 6:27am

"Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin recently signed a bill into law that authorizes public school boards to allow schools to offer elective Bible literacy courses and provides state guidance to help establish such classes"

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Mon, 04/24/2017 - 6:16am

"[S]ound science is based on evidence and not climate scaremongering. ... doesn’t work by consensus... tests theories and predictions against observations of the real world...doesn’t intimidate dissenters, manipulate data, attack critics, or play lackey to politics."

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