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The Christ Spirit and Forgiveness

In my religious tradition, that of the unprogrammed branch of the Religious Society of Friends, many feel comfortable because there [鈥

Alicia Adams, a member of Berkeley (Calif.) Meeting, lives in Mimbres, N.Mex. She is preparing her first book for publication this year: First Light: Flight from Fear, volume one in the Net-Caught trilogy. Two articles previously published in Friends Journal are taken from experiences related in these books: "Tree Trust" (Dec. 2005) and "God: The Ultimate Vacuum Trap" (Aug. 2007).

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God: The Ultimate Vacuum Trap

Yesterday I was cold. Not surprising, as we live at 6,000 feet altitude in an inadequately insulated house with no [鈥

Alicia Adams, a member of Berkeley (Calif.) Meeting, lives in Mimbres, N.Mex.

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Tree Trust

I鈥檓 sitting under the dense canopy of a Mexican elderberry tree. There are two such trees in the front yard [鈥

Alicia Adams is a member of Berkeley (Calif.) Meeting and has previously attended seven meetings—in British Columbia, Arizona, Nevada, and elsewhere in California. Now retired, she previously worked in business administration, law, counseling, and community development. She is the author of several articles including "The Gift of Chemical Awareness" (FJ March 2003). She has not been able to attend any public gatherings, including Friends meetings, since mid-2002 because of increased MCS—multiple chemical sensitivity.

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The Gift of Chemical Awareness

My life has brought me many gifts. Some I鈥檝e appreciated, others I鈥檝e sought to return. I鈥檝e discovered that when events [鈥

Alicia Adams (formerly Carter) joined Victoria (B.C.) Meeting in 1974 and is now a member of Berkeley (Calif.) Meeting. She lives in Mimbres, N. Mex., and attends Gila Meeting in Silver City with her partner, Daniel Richards, who also is chemically sensitive. Their e-mail address is [email protected]

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Unearthing the Roots of Patriotism

I鈥檝e read Tony White鈥檚 article, The Immorality of Patriotism (FJ Feb.) several times. I particularly appreciate his frank honesty in [鈥

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Birthing the feminine in a destructive world

During our regional women鈥檚 retreat in New Mexico, we gathered at Claire Leonard鈥檚 rural home to share our deep experiences [鈥

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True Relationship

Love engendered in true relationship escapes its original container and spreads out. 鈥淢y cup runneth over鈥 expresses perfectly what Dan [鈥

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