Social Issues

From Adoration to Control: Unmasking the Tactics of Love Bombing
By Carla Corelli · 1 week ago
Love bombing is a manipulative tactic often used in the early stages of an abusive relationship. It involves one partner overwhelming the other with grandiose gestures and declarations of love. The goal of love bombing ...
Shifting from Fossil Fuels to Renewable Energy – Using Sustainable Technologies
By Vishal Talreja · 2 weeks ago
It is widely accepted that the oil and gas industry has played a significant role in causing climate change through its emissions. By burning fossil fuels, greenhouse gases are released into the atmosphere, which contribute ...
The lost freedom
By Bahar Lak · 3 days ago
Consider yourself as a young woman preparing for university. Your thoughts naturally revolve around the course of your day and your academic pursuits. However, residing in Iran presents a starkly different reality. Your foremost concern ...
Nigeria's Stride Towards Refined Oil: A Milestone in Energy Evolution
By Arnold Mukasa · 5 days ago
As the sun sets over the vast landscapes of Nigeria, a new chapter is being written in the nation's energy saga. Emmanuel Katto Uganda based local journalist wrote in recent new piece that in a ...
The Age of Israel: is there scriptural support that the elements of communion change into the Literal Body and Blood of Christ?
By James Rondinone · 1 week ago
At Communion, Is the Supposition That the Bread and Wine Change into the Substance of the Literal Body and Blood of Christ Supported by Old Testament Scriptures During the Age of Israel? This is another ...
Why I Subscribe to Spiritual Deism
By Joseph Toney · 1 week ago
One of the primary reasons I align with spiritual deism is its emphasis on rational inquiry alongside spiritual exploration. A graduate education fosters critical thinking and analytical skills, allowing me to approach spirituality with intellect ...
Finding Love In Your Senior Years. And Telling The Kids!
By Nicholas K. · 1 week ago
Love in our senior years often comes with a quiet, profound beauty, markedly different from the heady, impulsive romances of youth. In these later chapters of life, love is not a whirlwind, but rather a ...
What Will the Job of the Christian be in the Kingdom of God?
By Garfield Gregoire · 1 week ago
Millions who profess a belief in Christ falsely believe that the reward of the just is going to heaven to be with God; those who believe this have no understanding of what they are going ...
Talismans of courage: The untold stories of Iranian soldiers and their taweez in the Iran-Iraq war
By Salam Burdu · 3 weeks ago
The Iran-Iraq War, spanning from 1980 to 1988, was a complex and multifaceted conflict that not only shaped the geopolitical landscape of the Middle East but also deeply influenced the cultural and spiritual lives of ...
What Are Some of the Examples of the Literal and Figurative Interpretations of Scripture?
By James Rondinone · 3 weeks ago
2 Examples of the Literal and Figurative Interpretations of Scripture How can we determine whether Scripture is to be interpreted literally or figuratively? In most cases, this can be decided by analyzing certain words in ...
Sustainable World
By Aydasara Ortega Torres · 1 month ago
Beyond its aesthetic appeal, hand paper making has found a niche in the realm of activism, serving as a powerful tool for environmental sustainability and social change. The Craftsmanship Hand paper making is an ancient ...
What Are the Two Views Concerning the Eating of Christ’s Flesh and the Drinking of His Blood?
By James Rondinone · 1 month ago
1 There Are Two Views Concerning the Eating of Christ’s Flesh and the Drinking of His Blood We’re going to take a look at each of these views and find out what verses are used ...
What is the Problem with Ableism?
By Robin Akins · 2 months ago
Have you ever heard of ableism? It's a word denoting a behavior that many don't know, but it's everywhere in our society. Ableism is when people are judged or limited by their disabilities. It's not ...
What is domestic violence?
By Chaplain Bre · 1 month ago
Domestic abuse advocates define domestic violence (a.k.a., domestic violence, intimate partner violence) as a behavioral pattern that occurs in an intimate relationship (e.g., cohabitation, dating, marriage). It’s used to gain and maintain power and control ...
What does it mean when God says you are rich in Christ?
By James Rondinone · 1 month ago
Rich in Christ I never knew how rich I am in Christ until now. For years, I always tried to perform religiously to be righteous, be approved, be sanctified, etc., in the eyes of church ...
Understanding the Impact: How the Justin Beaton Case Highlights the Need for Media Responsibility and Justice Reform
By Jbchp© Contributor · 2 months ago
“I think what you went through was unfortunate…Glad that you got vindicated.” -Editor, Shepherd Express —Introduction to the Justin Beaton Case The Justin Beaton case is one that gripped the community in Racine, WI, becoming ...
Surah Jin: The Mysterious Chapter Of The Quran
By Shilpi Akter · 1 month ago
The Quran's 72nd chapter is Surah Al-Jinn, sometimes referred to as the Chapter of the Jinn It is a relatively short chapter, consisting of 28 verses, and is classified as a Meccan surah, revealed during ...
Exploitation of Blue Collar Workers: A Deep Dive into the Silent Epidemic
By Fonge Charles Ngeh · 1 month ago
Introduction The backbone of many sectors, blue collar workers do physically taxing and frequently vital tasks that keep our society functioning. These people make major contributions to the economy as truck drivers, maintenance staff, factory ...
The Theosophy of Jesus Christ: A View of Historical Influence
By Robert Depaolo · 1 month ago
by Robert DePaolo Abstract This article discusses possible origins of the new-Judaic religious system espoused by Jesus of Nazareth in terms of prevailing trends during and prior to his ministry. The idea is put forth ...
Curious Creatures: When People Want to Know Everything About You but Don't Wanna Get Close!
By Karl Jackson · 1 month ago
Introduction: We all have come across those peculiar characters in our lives, people who seem to be genuinely disinterested in getting to know us but show an uncanny obsession with prying into our personal affairs. ...