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Prayer Shaming and Prayer’s Power

Prayer Shaming and Prayer’s Power

“What if you and your family were starving, and someone with an abundance of food responded by offering ‘their thoughts and prayers’?” “Stop praying,” you’d say. “Do something.” A preponderance of these and similar reactions fire around Twitter in the wake of a...

The Campaign Part IV of IV

The Campaign Part IV of IV

This is Part 4 of 4. Check here for the other parts:    Part I    Part II    Part III     “Crazy times over on the East side. Crazy times,” Officer Anthony shook his head as he poured himself a cup of Woba tea. “East side is getting reckless, disorderly....

The Campaign Part III of IV

The Campaign Part III of IV

This is Part 3 of 4. Check here for the other parts:    Part I    Part II    Part IV     Gambino and his best friend, Joshua Sand, were waiting for drinks at his favorite cafe, The Pumpkin Field. Only a few seasonal items had anything in them remotely...

The Campaign  Part II of IV

The Campaign Part II of IV

This is Part 2 of 4. Check here for the other parts:    Part I    Part III    Part IV     Eric Gambino jerked his office window open for the third time that day. He leaned on the sill, and puffed exasperatedly. It was a sweltering June afternoon. He couldn’t...

The Campaign  Part I of IV

The Campaign Part I of IV

This is Part 1 of 4. Check here for the other parts:    Part II    Part III    Part IV     Eric Gambino paced his office. He hated the office. “This is why I’m getting fat,” he thought to himself, looking down at a flabby paunch he knew would have never...