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light a candle

There are quite a few articles to read about stuff that you just feel “there’s nothing I can do”. But you keep reading them, it seems that at least you can do that. For example, I just read one about … Continue reading

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context

A little while ago, John Stonestreet was criticized for focusing on one sin mentioned in Leviticus, and ignoring the rest of them. His graceful answer was to admit that the guy was right. Stonestreet’s whole article (“The Use and Misuse … Continue reading

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Am I praying for you?

At some point during Holy Week, I invariably spend some time fasting. Now, according to scriptural instruction, we are to do our fasting in secret, so I’ll not tell you exactly when or what (it could be something really small… … Continue reading

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Thank God for Broccoli

My Person of the Week this week, is gay. We may disagree on some things, but we certainly agree on others! And kudos to him, for he speaks up though he is in a minority. He’s a writer named Jonathan … Continue reading

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This, That, and The Other Thing

There are just soooo many little-things-in-life to enjoy, aren’t there? Today, I’m looking forward to taking down all the Fall decorations, in honour of Remembrance Day tomorrow. It was wonderful to have them there, but now it’s time to take … Continue reading

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speaking of gender diversity…

Our church recently commissioned 4 new Elders–all of them female! That means that out of 12, there are now only 4 males on the Board of Elders. That changes the "picture", in that we’re so used to seeing mostly men … Continue reading

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little bits of pleasure

The Mom has discovered ANOTHER thing that’s delicious in her coffee, besides the pinch of cinnamon that she started a little while ago: a chip of dark chocolate! She heard that DARK chocolate is good for you, so she bought … Continue reading

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Life.

We read about some very provocative things awhile ago, that are just begging to be shared. We start with pictures of a baby in utero… On the screen the following words appear: "This child’s future is a broken home. He … Continue reading

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who’s crazy?

Since we have to sit here and wait for The Bathroom Guy to arrive, may as well do another long post… won’t you be happy when the automatic ljcut comes in? :P This fascinating article should have actually gone with … Continue reading

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adults only

Laura was paralyzed from the neck down, as the result of a car accident. They told her she’d never walk again, but she went for a treatment in Portugal where they transplanted stem cells to the injured area, and her … Continue reading

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