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Practicing the Serenity Prayer to the second concept, "the courage to change the things I can."What can I change? Me, my attitudes, my belief systems, my behavior. Why does the prayer use the phrase "courage to change"? Because self-examination and changing...
Alaska Editorial: Judge's ruling correct on marriage, but governor has right to appeal

...issue is likely to take years and, more likely, decades. But compassion for others is at the heart of nearly all belief systems, and America is underlain by the bedrock principle that all people are created equal and should be treated as such...
Living and growing: The hardest gift to give to others and ourselves? Why do we find it so hard to move beyond our judgments, critical opinions and rigid belief systems?For me, I have discovered the main emotion beneath my judgmental thoughts and actions is fear. Basic fear. It...
'Juju' dispute flares in Zimbabwe soccer league

...tribal rituals.The use of witchcraft is reportedly common in soccer across sub-Saharan Africa."It is part of a belief system in Africa but it is a taboo to speak out about it," a leading Zimbabwe soccer administrator said. "Juju is rampant...
Ketchikan's Rubin opens solo show at state museum

...still=life painting of two fish."It's called 'The Troll Family Bible,'" Rubin said," At the heart of their belief system, of course, is the fish."Or his pair of portraits of his dentist and his wife, both dressed in Edwardian finery...
Re-entry with dignity

...counter-productive to the goal of lowering recidivism. Positive family support, if available, should help change those belief systems, if coupled with the support provided by both substance abuse treatment and a change in social peer group.Adult...
My Turn: Seeking answers while supporting our troops

...don't fully understand. But in all cases supporting our troops must begin with following an ideal common to all belief systems, that the search for truth is essential. If we define truth in the accepted oath that it is the whole truth and...
Government silliness discriminates and marry whomever you choose, of any gender, and being able to hold your own beliefs, and know that no one belief system is being discriminated against or favored (or funded) by your government, which is supposed to represent all the...
Programs deserve support

...DARE just wasn't effective. But the facts get hidden. It is not the function of government to proprogandize any belief system. If only it wasn't in the way so much. With an open mind, government programs and faith-based intitiatives can...
Substance abuse plays role in domestic violence

...treatment, what you get is someone who is a better shot," she said. They might not abuse substances anymore, but the belief systems and values that support domestic violence are still there. Each of us probably crosses paths with a survivor of domestic...


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