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Jul/Aug 2015

  • what an ego!
  • would Jesus judge?
  • invisible wounds
  • and more!

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Winners of the What to Wear Challenge

We asked: What does what we wear say about who we are? what we believe? how we live?

Thanks to all of you who…

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Acholi Beads: Recycled Paper Recycles Lives

Ciona D. Rouse

In Kampala, Uganda, a group of women have recycled their lives by making jewelry from recycled paper.

War…

08/22/15 at 09:53 AM

Used and Fairly Traded

Rachelle Marek

Honor the Lord with your wealth.

Proverbs 3:9a (NIV)

I’m not really into fashion, but I am concerned about abolishing injustice and sustaining the earth. When I read Shane Claiborne’s The Irresistible Revolution, my friends and I made…

08/21/15 at 01:37 PM

CLOTHES BULLY

Samantha Trevino, 19

“Do not judge by appearances, but judge with right judgment.”

John 7:24 (NRSV)

I used to bully my peers based on what they wore. I remember picking out a specific person and criticizing him in front of everyone—and I remember how superior…

08/20/15 at 11:45 AM

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More about Artisans in the Andes

Did you know that in part of the Andes Mountains of Ecuador, each village is dedicated to a specific craft—tooling leather, weaving straw, making jewelry, sewing clothes, carving wood,…

08/20/15 at 11:38 AM

FASHION MAKEOVER

Ama Gozo McIntosh

Do you throw away old clothes? Some people do. Others give them to organizations like Goodwill or The Salvation Army. Then thrifty shoppers buy the clothes for a fraction…

08/18/15 at 11:38 AM

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Winners of the What to Wear Challenge

We asked: What does what we wear say about who we are? what we believe? how we live?

Thanks to all of you who took the challenge

08/17/15 at 08:01 AM

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Rebuilding Ruins

Sarah Arthur

I sit with my elderly neighbor on her front porch in Old East Durham, North Carolina.

“How long have you lived here, Ms. Emmy?” I ask.

She shrugs and…

08/13/15 at 08:10 AM

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Come Back Mission

Lanecia A. Rouse

In the summer of 2009, I co-led a group of high school youth from Nashville, Tennessee, on a pilgrimage to South Africa and Swaziland. We went to pray with…

08/10/15 at 08:00 AM

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STREAKING: A STORY ABOUT GRACE

Andrew Breeden

I would like to tell you a story about prisons and prison inmates. The story is contrary to stereotype and myth; you wouldn’t hear it on the news…

08/04/15 at 01:15 PM

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Starting Over

Rebecca Bevans, 24

On the first day of my new job at the coffee shop, I left the spouts open on the coffee carafes and ended up brewing several gallons of…

08/03/15 at 07:52 AM

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