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About aschmeisser

I'm a writer - my new book, 'Blessed Are The Pure Of Heart' will be published by Tate Publishing on July 10, 2012. It's a book about the redemptive power of love - God's love for us, the love we share through friendship, and the sacrament of romantic love.

The Drama Triangle (replace your role with your purpose)

Originally posted on S. Kim Henson ~ Getting Your Own Life While Loving the People In It:
“We all have family dysfunction. It’s why we’re successful, to fill that hole.” Eli Attie My husband John and I kept a distance from…

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Atheism Doesn’t Pay

Blaise Pascal, the 16th-century mathematician, addressed the question of faith in the form of gambling (Pascal’s Wager). God is, or is not, and reason can’t make a choice. Hence, it is a wager, and it is not optional. The wager … Continue reading

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It Has To Be Told

Originally posted on Starting The Day With Grace:
“The schools would fail through their silence, the Church through its forgiveness, and the home through the denial and silence of the parents. The new generation has to hear what the older…

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When God Seems Idle

Originally posted on The Barefoot Blog:
I read the most disturbing, kind of hilarious thing today. According to TIME Magazine, the human attention span is officially lower than a goldfish’s. 8 seconds, ya’ll: the average human attention span. WHAT!? I…

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Last Pearl Harbor Surviving Ship

Originally posted on laststandonzombieisland:
Taney serves 50 years…..Continuous Thursday, December 8, 2011 Posted by: PA3 Casey Ranel, 8th USCG District PA ? Coast Guard Cutter Taney was named for Roger Brooke Taney, who was born in Calvert Co., Md., March…

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Conversation in A Coffee Shop

Originally posted on Catherine West:
I see her there. This sad reflection of myself. Sitting. Alone. Alone only with her thoughts and the icon flashing fierce on the blank screen. Cautiously I slide into the seat opposite her. Offer coffee.…

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Save Sophie the Husky

Originally posted on Joy Returns:
We interrupt our regularly scheduled post for something more worthwhile…saving Sophie the Husky Here is the link to the petition on Change.org’s site to Save Sophie the Husky. Sophie is a 13 month old puppy…

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