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Holy Week Devotion #3: Questioning God

Holy Week Devotion #3: Questioning God

Patreeya Prasertvit

The key to taking a multiple-choice test is knowing what the testmaker wants to accomplish. Are they checking for basic comprehension? Are they trying to see if you can pick out a subtle difference between answers? Are they trying to trick you? Unconscionable amounts of reading and late nights led me to rely on this test-taking…

Holy Week Devotion #2: You Feel Me

Holy Week Devotion #2: You Feel Me

Patreeya Prasertvit

“I’ll be fine,” I told her. My friend and I sat facing the Berkeley marina, the wind slapping our faces, and the sun glinting off the water. I had suffered what was perhaps one of the most significant blows in my life a few days earlier, and when she asked me how I was doing, I put on a brave smile. “Terrible, but I’ll be fine,” was my…

Holy Week Devotion #1: Crowns for a King

Holy Week Devotion #1: Crowns for a King

Patreeya Prasertvit

I woke up from a dead sleep, startled at the sounds in the hallway. The only thing I could make out was the cacophony of a large group of people assembling for some sort of afterparty that the whole floor could hear. Waves of people arrived, boots clamoring loudly on the old stairs, voices carrying on for what felt like an…