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Pure Religion

Religion gets a bad rap these days. The word has a negative connotation, even in the church. It brings to mind robot-like duties performed because someone told us to once, or meaningless rituals our grandparents did. Phrases like, "oh, she thinks she is so religious," and "are you one of those religious types?" come to mind. Then, of course, we have religious zealots, who are considered full-fledge nutballs. The last thing we want anyone thinking about us, is that we are religious, often correcting people that we…