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The Controversy Of Halloween

There is a controversy over Halloween.

Some people on the 'religious right' label it as a day for the devil. I have heard stories of gangs who use the day for initiations and such. Whether that is accurate or urban legend I am not sure. Quite honestly I think it is a little bit of both.

To me the whole concept of Halloween seems benign. Little kids dress up in costumes and they go to their neighbor's houses....
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The Craziest Thing I’ve Ever Done

What's the craziest thing you've ever done?

When this question is asked to a person with mental illness be prepared for something unusual. People who suffer from psychiatric disorders such as bipolar disorder or schizophrenia, sometimes have very poor judgment or low inhibitions. That is they will do things without a care, that most people wouldn't ever dare venture to attempt. One thing from my life, that jumps out right away, would be hitch hiking across the...
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How My Religion Hurt My Mental Health

Faith without deeds is death- Don't tempt the Lord thy God!!

This post is a warning to those who have a deep Christian faith as I do. I don't want you to make the same mistake that I did, twice! Whether you listen or not is up to you, all I can do is sound the warning.

Let me begin by saying that I have a deep Christian faith. I am both a preacher and teacher of the...
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