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THINGS I read an interesting article in Psychology Today (Dec) called “Object Lessons” It was about a study made in the Chicago area with 82 families (315 individuals) and their attitudes towards “Things” or “Cherished and Valuable Objects” Their goal was to discover how and why people in urbanized America relate to things. They investigated …

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STANDING AS ONE An immigrant who recently arrived in the United States and knew very little English visited a North Carolina church so he could worship with fellow Christians during their Sunday morning service. The church was full, and the usher found the immigrant a seat in the front row next to a tall man …

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DIGGING THE ENGLISH CHANNEL The Frenchman is saying how wonderful it is that this co-operative venture is taking place, and that he never expected the English to go to such trouble to be united to the mainland of Europe. “Oh that’s nothing,” says the Englishman, “You should have seen the trouble we had digging the …

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TRACKERS & HACKERS African trackers may not know how to read and write, but they are intelligent. But in the past, much of their intelligence has been unavailable to scientists who wanted to use it. So scientists devised a way to capture the knowledge and intelligence of these African trackers. Scientists developed a hand-held computer …

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THE UNANIMOUS DECLARATION OF THE THIRTEEN UNITED STATES OF AMERICA The Declaration of Independence — In Congress — July 4, 1776 When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the …

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NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIANS Not too long ago, denominational leadership from one denomination came out with a paper on “New Methodologies on Reaching Native Americans.” When Native leaders made inquiry as to who developed this paper and who was included in their research, they found out, much to their dismay but not to their surprise, that …

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THE BILL OF RIGHTS ARTICLE ONE ( The First Amendment): Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances. …

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CIRCULAR FORECASTS The Cree people asked their Chief in the autumn, if the winter was going to be cold or not. Not really knowing an answer, the Cree chief replied that the winter was going to be cold and that the members of the village were to collect wood to be prepared. Being a good …

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