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Here you will find a refreshingly clear-headed view of sexuality as an essential part of God's design for the world, as an inseparable aspect of God as Love.
A 'Bible' of detail intermediate designers will appreciate as refreshingly different from the usual pattern design technical guide.
The movie not only deflates its subject but provides a refreshingly reflective look at what it means to make an honest documentary.
That makes Hand To Mouth: Reality-Oriented Weight Control's approach to losing surplus pounds--and keeping them lost--such a realistic and refreshingly honest approach to the problem of weight control.
The conviction that the Old Testament witness can make a formative difference for church and world drives the authors' refreshingly passionate and imaginative reading.
Second, while the software is refreshingly simple and straightforward, free of cutesy characters and annoying pop-ups (but a bit of color wouldn't be so bad), some instructions would be more helpful if they were less wordy and displayed in a more organized fashion.
Ridolfo Ghirlandaio also falls into the conservative category, yet the chapter on Ridolfo is refreshingly sympathetic to the "retroactive" style of this painter (108), and presents a much more detailed review of the painter's life and patronage than that provided for some of the other artists.
Refreshingly, Finkelstein has eliminated the investment banking middleman from his acquisition formula.
Harry's behaviour is refreshingly normal for an experimenting teenager and it is a shame he's only third in line to the throne.
Coupled with the 3-column grid, the body text refreshingly contrasts with the more light-hearted graphics.
While much of this will be familiar to resource policy buffs, the emphasis on understanding the original "idea" to explain why these old policies seem impossible to change is refreshingly new.
For a major political figure, Moynihan is refreshingly aware of how much he--and we--don't know; in the face of our ignorance he presses for the Hippocratic principle: "First, do no harm" He is particularly persuasive on the folly of turning over to the states the problem of long-term welfare dependency, arguing that it is "so large a problem that the state governments where it is most concentrated simply will not be able to handle it" In a long introduction, he quotes himself responding to a reporter who accused him of giving up on welfare reform: "People who say nothing can be worse than the present welfare system, just you wait and see.