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last notes

The final chapter in The Jesus Way presents two other ways that Jesus could have chosen (Peterson ingeniously presents a way and a counter-way in each of these chapters):  the way of Josephus, and the way of the Zealots.  He … Continue reading

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the church IS a building?

The next chapter in The Jesus Way talks about two other Ways that Jesus could have chosen:  the way of Caiaphas, and the way of the Essenes.  Caiaphas was a Sadducee, and we found it interesting to learn the difference … Continue reading

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more notes

(Shhhh! Don’t say anything about “photos”!  I’m trying to get The Mom to take her mind OFF of them for a change!)Now, continuing with our notes… The first chapter also looks at the way of the Pharisees.  We learned something … Continue reading

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interpersonal (nice word!)

You’re not going to believe this, but The Mom just spent 2 1/2 hours responding to Facebook comments!  That has to do with the 55 (or so) pictures she uploaded, and both her nieces and her sister commenting on them.  … Continue reading

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“The Jesus Way”

Boy oh boy… we sure get into some great “meat”, in this discussion group for The Jesus Way (by Eugene Peterson).  There are 8 of us, who have been going to our church’s “Summer Reading Club” every 2nd Tuesday, and … Continue reading

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9th day

Today was one of those days where you say “I spent all that time doing THAT!?” (more picture work)! Ah well, but I surprised myself by finishing the music sorting too, AND the rest of the chapter on Elijah (The … Continue reading

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8th day

DONE:  all the home-made movie/slide shows converted and ready!  There were 23 of them, and since each one took several minutes to convert, I also got lots of reading done:  finished the David chapter, and well into the Elijah chapter.  … Continue reading

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7th day–campfire!

On our usual walk to dispose of the garbage, in which we forgot to bring the garbage, we suddenly decided to buy a bundle of wood at the little campstore, so that we could burn all our cardboard garbage.  Rej … Continue reading

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6th day

Did everything proper today.  So, Peterson’s chapter on Abraham (The Jesus Way) was about faith, and the one on Moses was about.. words, language.  In the Books of Moses three main elements of language:  Names (“the greatest forms of human … Continue reading

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3rd day

OK, would this be a good example of going with whatever God happens to be doing:  The weather forecast called for rain today, so we decided it would be the night to go to Apple Granny’s for supper. It turned … Continue reading

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