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Let Freedom Ring

John 8:36 – So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.

“Hi, my name is Julie and I am an addict.” That is how I used to introduce myself at Anonymous Meetings when I was there seeking a “Higher Power” to save me from myself. 2,187 more words

What's the price💰 on freedom?

Is there a price you’d pay for your freedom? Is there a fee you’d pay to speak your mind, make your own choice?

Is there a monetary amount to give that is sufficient for the things you’d like to voice? 564 more words


Modern Day Slavery: Burmese Fisherman Goes Home After 22 Years

TUAL, Indonesia — All he did was ask to go home.

The last time the Burmese slave made the same request, he was beaten almost to death. 3,185 more words

Inspirational Stories

The Dark Truth of SeaWorld

“SeaWorld cannot fully make up for its sins but it can atone — and teach the rest of humankind about its mistakes in the process.” This is a line towards the end of John Hargrove’s tell-all book about his years as a Senior Orca Trainer at SeaWorld,  3,012 more words

Dolphin Tales: Captivity Sucks

In my time, I have swam with dolphins and have been entertained by them up close and personal on more than one occasion. I love them. 56 more words

DAT Blog

DayBreaks for 6/29/15 - A Strange Song in a Strange Land

DayBreaks for 6/29/15: A Strange Song in a Strange Land

Galen is traveling and today’s DayBreaks is from the 2005 DayBreaks archive:

Ps. 137:1-4 – … 779 more words

Old Testament

Song Update: "Terror of the Heavens"

Ok, so we’re taking a break from novel-related songs again, because I wanted to show you this one in particular. I actually wrote this as a first attempt for a filk songwriting contest with the theme “Ringmaster,” and then decided it wasn’t relevant enough to get anywhere in the rankings. 611 more words