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A note from Brian Lowery, managing editor: "News That Illustrates" is a new feature that we're adding to our weekly illustrations. Each week I'm going to offer links to ten, up-to-the-minute news articles that I feel have some real illustrative potential for you as a preacher. Enjoy!

The folks at Slate asked readers to share what they have sacrificed in light of the recession. Some of the responses were to be expected (going out, vacation, cable service, etc). One gal, though, wrote about her decision to have an abortion because of financial uncertainty. This is a troubling article that sneaks up on you.

Here's an article from Salon that examines how social media sites (like Facebook and Twitter) have encouraged what they call "peep culture." ...

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