Category Archives: Stories

Two Seas in Palestine

An excerpt from “The Man Nobody Knows” by Bruce Barton   There are two seas in Palestine. One is fresh, and fish are in it. Splashes of green adorn its banks. Trees spread their branches over it and stretch out … Continue reading

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My Time is Here and Now

by Thich Nhat Hanh in The Miracle of Mindfulness (1996) “…I try not to divide time into parts anymore…The time for him becomes my own time.”   Yesterday Allen came over to visit with his son Joey. Joey has grown … Continue reading

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Hope for Diana

By: Angela Escobar For Diana, high school was a social nightmare.  College was filled with hours of studying in isolation.  After graduation, she landed a job that forced her socialize with others.  She had a phone at her work desk … Continue reading

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The Story of a Woodcutter

Once upon a time, a very strong woodcutter asked for a job in a timber merchant and he got it. The pay was really good and so was the work condition. For those reasons, the woodcutter was determined to do … Continue reading

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