Tuesday, 21 May, 2019

The enormity of our world's needs is overwhelming, and without a compassionate heart, distressing news can appear to be just black and white. A few intractable issues mentioned here may require our prayers and action.

The Most Inspiring Peace Initiative: American Friends Service Committee

The Most Inspiring Peace Initiative: American Friends Service Committee

The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) is a Religious Society of Friends (Quaker) founded organisation working for peace and social justice in the United States and around the world. AFSC was founded in 1917 as a combined effort by American members of the Religious Society of Friends to assist civilian victims of World War I. It continued to engage

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A Local's Guide To Charleston, South Carolina

A Local’s Guide To Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston is the oldest and largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County. The city lies just south of the geographical midpoint of South Carolina’s coastline and is located on Charleston Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean formed by the confluence of the Ashley, Cooper, and Wando rivers. Charleston had an estimated population of

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Living In A Country That Thinks Green

Living In A Country That Thinks Green

The latest climate reports look grim: recent research published in Science journal indicates that oceans are warming 40% faster than previously thought, while the UN panel of climate-change scientists released a landmark report in October 2018 warning that rising temperatures may cause major flooding, droughts, food shortages and wildfires by 2040 unless drastic action

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Most Inspiring Peace Initiative, Borderless World Foundation

Most Inspiring Peace Initiative: Borderless World Foundation

Borderless World Foundation (BWF) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization registered under India’s Societies Registration Act, 1860. Working in Jammu and Kashmir, along the conflict-riven border region in between India, Pakistan & China, BWF has rescued hundreds of girls orphaned in the conflict along the India-Pakistan border. BWF strives toward a vision of “One Great Human Family” through a

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20 Most beautiful French Villages

20 Most Beautiful French Villages

Locronan is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. It is a member of the Les Plus Beaux Villages de France (“The most beautiful villages of France”) association. The village’s name means the “hermitage of Ronan,” from the Breton lok which means hermitage, and after the founder Saint Ronan. It has previously been known as Saint-René-du-Bois. Saint Ronan is greatly

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