Posts tagged family
The Circle of Family

By Andrea Quinn

For the first half of 2016, I had the opportunity and privilege to work and serve as an architecture intern with Engineering Ministries International in their Uganda office. It was the EMI Uganda community, more than anyone else up to that point in my life, who showed me what it looks like to stretch my concept of family. They also provided evidence that the family is the most fundamental building block of a community and further, a society…

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An Incredible Emphasis on Family

There was once a time where inappropriate shows were saved for night time- after little eyes were closed and fast asleep. Now it seems that nothing and no time is appropriate television for the entire family.  Many movies need to be censored and the lines of PG and PG-13 are getting blurrier by the day. Alongside this, we are in a time of political unrest and transition towards more liberal agenda: mainly, questions of gender and equality seem to steep into everything, especially media.  Some blogs ago, I wrote about Netflix and how we need to guard ourselves and be careful of what we watch and what media we consume. At the time, I felt a little near-despair at the media choices available. But then I went to see Incredibles 2 and I got pretty inspired…

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