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Archive: May, 2018

FIRST-PERSON: The scraps of our lives

Not many of us will ever experience having a custom-made suit or garment prepared for us, but for those who make that investment, a handmade suit could cost $5,000 or more.

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Bible helps NBA's Curry stay 'focused, locked-in'

Stephen Curry has been writing Philippians 4:13 on his basketball shoes since his first college practice, but it was another passage from the biblical book that may have helped him and his Golden State teammates reach the NBA Finals.

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Starbucks, Roseanne create John 13:34 opportunity

A.B. Vines, president of the California Southern Baptist Convention and a trustee of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, told Baptist Press it's "good" any time a company like Starbucks seizes a national moment to help people "understand different cultures," "people's differences" and how not to offend one another needlessly.

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