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Signs of the (End) Times?

Any time a major disaster happens, many people ponder what it would have been like if they had gone through the terrible misfortune they see victims going through. For many believers, they also consider whether the tragedy is a reminder that the Biblical end times are that much closer. A...
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The Wait for Help

The word tragedy doesn’t really do the situation in Haiti justice.  Now, days after the massive earthquake that has already been blamed for tens of thousands of deaths, there are areas where shock and sadness are giving way to frustration and anger. And, in some cases, violence. It’s understandable, I...
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Going Boom!

People around Mt. Pleasant were calling all of the local stations this afternoon asking about a mysterious boom that seemed to originate over water.  A similar boom occurred a couple of weeks ago, and days later a 3.6 Magnitude earthquake hit.  Does this mean we’re due for another quake?  The...
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Earthquake!

A Magnitude 3.6 earthquake rattled parts of the Lowcountry here in South Carolina at 7:42am.  The epicenter seems to have been just north of Hanahan, and south of Goose Creek.  It was mild enough, and far enough from the area of Charleston that I live in, that I was able...