Notable Links – July 18

What Not to Say to Someone With a Drug Addiction

https://www.verywellmind.com/what-not-to-say-to-someone-with-a-drug-addiction-22035

In case you want to know what not to say when talking to someone who has an addiction. One in particular that never needs to be said, “You Just Need to Pull Yourself Together!”

How millennials replaced religion with astrology and crystals

https://www.latimes.com/health/la-he-millennials-religion-zodiac-tarot-crystals-astrology-20190710-story.html

Humans are religious people. When you leave religion it is never for a sexy secular existence. It is for another religion.

Complete Book of Common Prayer

I have really benefited from using the Book of Common Prayer in my prayer time. Here is an updated version free online.

Why this man became a hermit at 20

https://www.bbc.com/news/stories-48968502

An interesting story of Christopher Knight who spent 27 years alone in Maine. Do you sometimes feel the need to get away and be alone? Sometimes, I think I just may flip and leave this world behind to live in the woods.