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Riding life’s emotional rollercoasters. . . …Everybody rides them from physical and spiritual infancy to the grave. “…riding high in April, shot down in May” we find included in the lyrics of the ever popular “That’s Life” made most famous by Frank Sinatra. But reverse moodswings can also happen within moments. An infant can sometimes be brought from tears to smiles within minutes. Even adults can sometimes do practically the same. But “That’s Life! Continue reading Riding life’s emotional rollercoasters. . .

The HIV Epidemic isn’t over, but it could be

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follow site What happens in 2016 will make a significant difference in the struggle to end HIV as a public health threat. Scientific models projecting the course of the epidemic indicate that we are in a five-year window for aggressively addressing HIV. These models show that failure to reach the targets identified by experts in this time period will lead to a significant and devastating reversal of progress against the epidemic. Continue reading The HIV Epidemic isn’t over, but it could be

Let’s try experimenting with religious unity

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The HIV epidemic isn’t over, but it could be

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source link “I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality. . . . I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.”
— Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech, December 10, 1964

click The start of this New Year finds America at an inflection point as wars and terrorism abroad are echoed in violence, suspicion, and fear at home. How will we meet the moment? Hundreds of organizations and individuals have signed on to the urgent message of the campaign We Are Better Than This: “We grieve the many lives that have been lost or painfully transformed in recent weeks through extreme acts of violence. And we are appalled by the surge of divisive rhetoric that sows the seeds of more violence to come. A dangerous tide of hatred, violence, and suspicion is rising in America—whether aimed at Arab and Muslim Americans, women and the places we seek health care, Black people, immigrants and refugees, or people just going about their daily lives. This tide is made more dangerous by easy access to guns. When has hate ever led to progress? Is this really what we want America to be? We are better than this.” Continue reading The HIV epidemic isn’t over, but it could be

A new year – a new you . . .

We’ve all been blessed to welcome in another Gregorian New Year, regardless of “…in whatsoever state therewith to be content.” ~Phil. 4:11 For in whatsoever state we may find ourselves there can most surely be found others less fortunate.

We have the propensity to dwell on negative aspects within our present and especially throughout our past. While it is natural I suppose to a point, when serving as stepping stones, but beyond which soon become stumbling blocks. Whether or not we customarily make New Years resolutions, let’s give it one more try. Whether or not it is even celebration of our respective New Year, let’s not wait to give it a try. Continue reading A new year – a new you . . .