The mind killer

A guest post by Daniel Miller In Frank Herbert’s Dune series, the Bene Gesserit had a mantra: I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past …

Paying off people’s medical debt for pennies on the dollar = BRILLIANT (and loving)!

A story that warms the cockles of my libertarian-leaning heart… My cousin came across this article highlighting a megachurch’s $10 million gift to people in its community with medical debt, but my focus isn’t on the megachurch (though the parishioners deserve a huge kudos). No, it is on the non-profit company that developed the idea, RIP …

Forgiveness

Written back in 2016… I had an interesting proofreading job the other day—interesting not because of the content per se but because the person speaking made some side comments regarding forgiveness, that it’s a Christian duty to forgive and forget, turn the other cheek, etc., and that unless someone does something despicable, there’s never a …