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The Faith of Barack Obama by Stephen Mansfield

New York Times Best-Selling Author, Stephen Mansfield’s “The Faith of Barack Obama” is a respectfully written, almost unbiased commentary on the Presidential hopeful’s often misunderstood personal faith. In what some consider a controversially titled book,Mansfieldtakes the reader on a journey through Obama’s cultural, ethnic and religious lineage in an attempt to bring clarity and understanding

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Momma So Fine: Expand My Territory, Not My Weight

This morning I started reading "The Prayer of Jabez" by Bruce Wilkinson.  Its not my first time reading it.  I just need a refresher on how to increase something besides my ever-growing waste line. My baby boy is 17 months old so the "baby fat" excuse no longer works.  I’m 5’6" and I weigh –

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31: Adopted by GOD!

Adopted by GOD   Mind Over Matter:  Who’s Your Daddy? You’ve been connected to a lie detector.  You’ve been instructed to recite the first 5 words that come to mind when you think of your relationship with your father.  If you lie, you will be doomed to pay $7 per gallon for gas for the

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MUSE: Are You a VaJayJay Nazi?

Do not deprive each other, except perhaps by mutual consent for a time, to be free for prayer, but then return to one another, so that Satan may not tempt you through your lack of self-control. I Corinthians 7:5 It’s Friday night.  Amazingly, you’ve had dinner, put away the dishes, gotten the kids to bed,

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Muse: The Jena 6

For months, I’ve watched the news, listened to the radio, and read blogs about the Jena 6. I am utterly disappointed in the way the media, the church, and our “black leaders” have handled this incident. Dr. Phil, although I did not care for the way he handled the parent’s of the black students, asked

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Are Your Friends, Friends of Your Marriage?

  Situation  Karen doesn’t care for her husband’s relationship with Dahlia.  Dahlia has been disrespectful to Karen by calling her names and by pursuing a “friendship” with Jarious, her husband; even though Karen has expressed to the both of them that she is uncomfortable with the relationship.  To make matters worse, Dahlia has a history

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