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“Hi, I’m Al and I’m an Addict”
Al Andrews
By Al Andrews
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A woman with multiple felonies sat to my left. Across from me, seated next to one another, were two women who’d prostituted themselves in the past to pay for their drug habits. To my right was a woman who’d lost count of the number of times she’d been arrested and put in jail.

I was attending “the circle,” a weekly…

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How Does American Culture Influence Christianity?
Donald Miller
By Donald Miller
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It’s a broad topic that deserves a book, of course, but just asking the question has value.

How is our understanding of Christianity influenced by our culture?

I’ll choose only one area to start, and…

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When Life Is A Fog, Cling To The Lantern of Light
Justin Zoradi
By Justin Zoradi
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I’m in a fog. And not just because I live in Portland. The future of my work in Africa, my writing career, vocation, my role as a husband – it’s all steeped in mystery so thick and so dark it catches in my throat and unsteadies my breath.

I know great things lie ahead, but…