Monthly Archives: November 2011

Secret Church

It is quiet here… Continue reading

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Public Service Announcement: Tim Tebow is not God.

Why do people attach such spiritual significance to sports? Continue reading

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“In everything give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus, concerning you.” -1 Thessalonians 5:18 It is so much more sacred Than Christmas, Thanksgiving. It is movement of furniture, Accommodating The young people we bore, The … Continue reading

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Gravy, Gratitude, and Gridiron: A Recipe for a Great Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a love-fest to three wonderful things: God, grid-iron, and gravy. Enjoty this recipe… Continue reading

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Baghdad’s Boy Wonder

Baghdad’s youngest photographer takes pictures worth a look… Continue reading

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The Thankfulness Lists-List #3: A Few Really Nice Places

There are some really nice places to hang out on this little marble… Continue reading

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Buried Treasure: The Hymnal

There’s a forgotten treasure hidden in today’s church basements… Continue reading

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I looked down today and saw my mother’s hands. Continue reading

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I’ve been trying to gather up the nerve to write a poem that rhymes. As it turns out, I don’t think I can do it. All I seem to be able to come up with is an exasperated, though cleverly … Continue reading

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The Thankfulness Lists: List #2

Things God Must Have Created as a Child… Continue reading

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