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Believe Me by John Fea
"John Fea uses a thought provoking blend of history, theology and political science to try to make sense of why 81% of his fellow white evangelicals voted for Donald Trump, “a crude-talking, thrice-married, self-proclaimed philanderer and ultra-mat..." Read more of this review »
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This was a speedy read and for the most part I enjoyed it. Some aspects of the story reminded me of a Ruth Rendell novel--folks who are (sort of) regular but also sort of isolated, caught in the sights of a psychopath. But there's something missing h ...more
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The Paradoxical Commandments

People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered.
Love them anyway.

If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives.
Do good anyway.

If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies.
Succeed anyway.

The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow.
Do good anyway.

Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable.
Be honest and frank anyway.

The biggest men and women with the biggest ideas can be shot down by the smallest men and women with the smallest minds.
Think big anyway.

People favor underdogs but follow only top dogs.
Fight for a few underdogs anyway.

What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight.
Build anyway.

People really need help but may attack you if you do help them.
Help people anyway.

Give the world the best you have and you'll get kicked in the teeth.
Give the world the best you have anyway.”
Kent M. Keith, The Silent Revolution: Dynamic Leadership in the Student Council

Walter M. Miller Jr.
“You don’t have a soul, Doctor. You are a soul. You have a body, temporarily.”
Walter M. Miller Jr., A Canticle for Leibowitz

“If you don't stand for something you will fall for anything.”
Gordon A. Eadie

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