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Witnessing Tip of the Day December 6

 December 6 – Fulfilled. Jesus would be a Light to the Gentiles. Isaiah 42:1-9; “Behold my servant, whom I uphold; mine elect, in whom my soul delighteth; I have put my spirit upon him: he shall bring forth judgment to the Gentiles. 367 more words

Jesus

Toldot (Genesis 25:19 – 28:9)

Lies.  Deception.  Cons.  Cunning.  Cheating.  Taking advantage of the weak. 

No, this isn’t about current U.S. politics.  Those are the threads that run through the book of Genesis, particularly from this week’s portion onward.  1,489 more words

I Believe: Sowaibah

From Sowaibah, a believer of Islam.

Misconceptions about Islam 

Halal food

Halal food is simply food that is permissible for Muslims to eat. Halal food means it has no alcohol or pork or other substances that may cause bodily harm or intoxicate, nor products derived from them such as Gelatin from pork. 1,522 more words

Misconceptions

Should Black Women Consider Polygamous Relationships?

As a young black woman living in the UK, I am a part of the generation of young Black Britons who are finding their cultural and historical truths by way of acknowledging our prehistoric African culture; a culture that predates our colonial horrors of transatlantic dispersal, enslavement, social and economic inequality. 1,342 more words

Love & Hip Hop

Even after chilling tape detailing sexual abuse is played, defence for three polygamists calls no witnesses

CRANBROOK — The trial of three parents from the polygamous community of Bountiful, B.C. charged with trafficking their 13- and 15-year-old daughters to U.S. for sexual purposes wraps up next week with final arguments. 548 more words

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Lost Boy

I’ve signed a book contract for book #11! The  working title is Lost Boy and I believe it is due out in 2018. Thank you Orca Book Publishers! 184 more words

Writing

'If you don't marry who you're told to, you're considered an apostate,’ former member tells polygamy trial

CRANBROOK, B.C. — Rachel Jeffs was in Grade 7 when she refused to comb her hair the way her father decreed. It was a small rebellion, but within the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, it got her expelled from school for most of that year. 693 more words

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