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I Peeked at the End

The following will take you to the last seven minutes of the current Framing 2020 podcast. It’s a treatment on the difference between authentic and inauthentic corporations. https://overcast.fm/+WQEJojsRo/1:30:41

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Heated Raised Beds

What if the excess heat produced for a greenhouse was used to heat the soil that’s in the surrounding area? Raised beds could have transparent caps that protect the early plantings from a late frost. I love the way the raised beds in this image have contours.

Permanent link to this article: https://ascensioncafe.org/blog/2019/05/06/heated-raised-beds/

Falling Leaves – A Parable

This is a parable about prayer. It is based upon the 1912 movie Falling Leaves.

Permanent link to this article: https://ascensioncafe.org/blog/2019/03/22/falling-leaves-a-parable/

The Qualities of Self Acceptance

In this brief treatment on the qualities of self-acceptance, Professor Hilly Bernard distills the principles as they relate to both the frustrations attendant on our disappointments and the joys of our ultimate success.

Permanent link to this article: https://ascensioncafe.org/blog/2018/10/26/the-qualities-of-self-acceptance/

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP): Time to Test a Sweetened Beverage Restriction

In testimony on February 16, 2017, before the House Committee on Agriculture, Angela Rachidi with the American Enterprise Institute made four main points before the House Committee on Agriculture. Here is her opening statement: Chairman Conaway, Ranking Member Peterson, and other Members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to testify this morning on restrictions …

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