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Does New ‘Fight Church’ Documentary Hit Below the Belt?

Peanuts and Popcorn "Fight Church" Poster (Film Harvest) “The first time I ever watched Mixed Martial Arts was on television at a church-sponsored fight night party...

The Magic of Stillness

Healing and Transformation “Be still. Stillness reveals the secrets of eternity.” ~ Lao Tzu Suffering is ubiquitous. Many lose hope and remain addicted to their cravings....

Adrian Peterson: When Does Spanking Become Abuse?

Dr. Mintle thumb This week has been filled with reports about NFL Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's accusation of reckless or negligent injury to his...

An Inspirational Guide to Weight Loss

Everyday Inspiration “Eating crappy food isn't a reward -- it's a punishment.” - Drew Carey I’m not a doctor, fitness expert or weight loss expert. I’m just a...


Gospel Greats abuse Peace summit Stewardship
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The World Alliance of Religions Peace Summit leads discussion among international youth and religious community leaders in the hopes to formulate a peace plan and cease war. read more »
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