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Picture yourself spending some time with congenial friends, sharing your lives and pictures from your cell phones." They're curious about that cool game, song, movie, camping trip, art show, or other event that fascinated you. You talk about all kinds of stuff, poetry, styles, personal achievements, relationships, and bad days. You can share your inner child, and laugh together. They sympathetically listen to your feelings about serious topics like politics or climate change, even when they don't agree.

Personal validation comes from paying attention to one another, giving more than you get. Everyone respects you and themselves, despite our amazing range of personal tastes and interests. They'll tell you they don't agree with an idea or behavior without implying you're a bad person or somehow deficient. It's an "I'm OK, You're OK" kind of fellowship, where nobody tries to make himself look better by picking on somebody else.

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A MESSAGE FROM THE QUEEN

Started by Patricia. Last reply by Patricia on Saturday. 9 Replies

Hilarious Must Read Letter To The Citizens Of The United States Of America From Her Sovereign Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.Published by BhaviniA MESSAGE FROM THE QUEENTo all the citizens of the United States of America from Her Sovereign Majesty Queen…Continue

Consumers do not see this coming

Started by Joan Denoo. Last reply by Meri Weathers on Thursday. 5 Replies

GRAIN & FOOD PRICES TO SOAR! China Trade, Farmers, Weather, and GSMWhat can I do to be more self-sufficient? 1. grow more of my food,2. eat lower on the food chain,3. find simple, less expensive pleasures, 4. build support community, 5. prepare…Continue

Tags: community, farmers, poverty

Evangelicals Breaking Up with Jesus (Betty Bowers)

Started by Loren Miller. Last reply by Grinning Cat May 28. 10 Replies

Has evangelical Christianity lost sight of Christ?  Seems to me that there are a whole lot of evangelical Christians who are presuming to represent Jesus by not representing him or misrepresenting him or – let's be honest here – talking out of their…Continue

Tags: Franklin, Graham, Trump, Jesus, America's Best Christian

How would you respond?

Started by Christina Scribner. Last reply by Tom Sarbeck May 27. 15 Replies

So, this morning, I was at my local coffee shop as I am most weekdays between bus runs. I do the editing on my husband's books so I had my laptop with me. My wallpaper is a picture I found online sometime back of a double helix with the word atheist…Continue

Men who challenge men to stop violence

Started by Joan Denoo. Last reply by Grinning Cat May 24. 21 Replies

Many men join in the effort to reduce violence against women and children and other men. He speaks of the need to place responsibility on men instead of focusing on women to stop violence. He offers a breath of fresh air, as do so many of the men on…Continue

Water! Access to fresh water declines as populations grow, temperatures rise, immigration increases!

Started by Joan Denoo. Last reply by Bobby May 15. 7 Replies

What are their options? The aquifer that provided a necessary element for successful crops for the past 100 years is predicted to dry up in 20 years. Four generations of farmers in one family may probably not be able to last for the fifth…Continue

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Comment by Joan Denoo on Saturday

Loren, a stunning photo! Thanks for sharing. 

Comment by Ruth Anthony-Gardner on Friday

Take a nap, Ian.

Comment by Patricia on Friday

Oh what good fun, Ian.

Comment by Ian Mason on Friday

I'm a bit dazed today due to missing a night's sleep but it was worth it. I went to Copenhagen and saw John Fogerty and band celebrating 50 years since Woodstock. The message is still the same - peace, love and no more war - and the music is still sweaty, jumping rock 'n' roll. An experience to remember.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBCUa8QCTYA

Comment by Ian Mason on Friday

Beautiful, Loren. I saw many storks i Morroco last year but they're few and far between in Denmark, although they used to be more common.

Comment by Ruth Anthony-Gardner on Thursday

Lucky for you. Think I saw one here at Silver Lake a decade ago, once.

Comment by Patricia on Thursday

We have sanctuaries here for them.

Comment by Plinius on Thursday

Beautiful picture! They were rather shy once, but now you see them everywhere near water.

Comment by Loren Miller on Thursday

And now for something completely different:


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This was on the front page of today's Plain Dealer, and I thought it was worth sharing.  Fact is, there's a heron rookery not far from where I live, and we do occasionally see them fly overhead.  Truly beautiful animals.

Comment by Tom Sarbeck on July 1, 2019 at 10:08pm

Ruth, I considered that.

I wanted “eyeballs” here and you gave me yours. Thanks.

 

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