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Misc: How the ‘Faith Based FEMA’ are Helping Moore Move On

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First Baptist church in Moore Bobby Ross Jr. writes in Christianity Today, about how churches are offering relief to the people of Moore, Oklahoma long before the government disaster aid has begun to arrive, “from Mennonite Disaster Service chainsaw crews to Samaritan’s Purse debris cleanup teams to Presbyterian Disaster Assistance pastoral counselors . . . Christian volunteers aid Oklahoma tornado victims based on what each denomination does best.” Read the whole article here: How the ‘Faith Based FEMA’ are Helping Moore Move On. See more pictures or make a donation after the jump:

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TCC Reads: The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief

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Francis Collins

We recommend The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief  by Francis Collins.  Dr. Collins is the head of the Humane Genome project. His work as a geneticist caused him to question his atheism and become a Christian. More after the jump:

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TCC Reads: 100 selected poems by e.e. cummings

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e.e. cummings

Spring is in the air. To celebrate, we recommend the poem “i thank You God for most this amazing” by e.e. cummings. It can be found in the book 100 selected poems, which contains one hundred of the poet’s wittiest and most profound poems, and is a book full of verse you will keep with you always. Read “i thank you God for most this amazing”  and “i carry your heart with me (i carry it in]” after the jump:

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Misc: Authentically black and Catholic – with something to say about Pope Francis

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Catholic pray before Mass

Mary C. Curtis writes in The Washington Post about being an African American Catholic, “Growing up in Baltimore . . . I thought most black people were Catholic.” Read the whole article here: Authentically black and Catholic with something to say about Pope Francis

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