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    Louder Than Bombs

    Recently, RELEVANT had the opportunity to speak with Jessica Wilbanks of the organization Faithful Security. Her organization works to partner with religious groups to educate individuals about nuclear disarmament. Wilbanks…
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    Against the odds…

    I read this article about education in Africa this week: www.msnbc.msn.com/id/22171299/. Perhaps education always catches my attention because I’ve spent the majority of the years of my life in school…
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    Christmas Is an Action

    How to pay it forward during the holidays. “Human benevolence is mingled with vanity, interest or some other motive.” —Mark Twain “The best way to find yourself is to lose…
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    Deborah’s Story

        “Deborah Nyirakabirikira was a mother who had survived the genocide in Rwanda, Africa, in 1994. Along with the rest of her country, she was trying to put her…
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    Chocolate & Socks…or a Pig?

    With Christmas quickly approaching, the Gift Catalogue (www.worldvision.ca/gifts or www.worldvision.org/gifts) is my life these days at work. I’m living it, nearly breathing it and (no surprise here!) writing about it.…
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    A Nameless Tragedy

    Have you ever looked into the eyes of a young mother who has just seen a nine-month-old little girl die in her arms—to die from something as simple as simple…
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    Where to begin?!

    I usually start an entry in my personal blog with some random and likely insignificant musing about my day or about the weather or about how much i hate that…
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