Monthly Archives: December 2011

Faith: A Working Definition

I wrestle with the looniness of faith. Continue reading

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Christmas Trees

…so like people, these trees… Continue reading

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2011′s Best Blathering

My best blathering of the year… Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Today, whatever you do, sing. Continue reading

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Everyone Likes Cookies

Ana Pascal was right… Continue reading

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Unsung Heroes

I named my son after a giant American hero: Simon Kenton. Continue reading

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“Remember the Love Bit”

Christopher Hitchens died yesterday. Continue reading

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Ericisms-Christmas Edition

My youngest son, Eric is six. He says really funny stuff…
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Problematic Parables-The Parable of the Sower

“And He spake many things unto them in parables…” -Matthew 13:3a

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The Best Christmas Gifts

are songs…

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