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What Is Wrong With Fundamentalism?

A few weeks ago a friend of mine mentioned an article she read: After Fundamentalism.  (*She noted and I agree – it is an interesting read, but we don’t agree with all of the author’s points.)  A mutual friend of … Continue reading

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Lent 2015

I noticed a friend was doing 40 bags in 40 days. HP also decided to do his own Lent thing. It got me to thinking about what I should ‘give up’ for Lent. I thought Facebook, but wasn’t so sure … Continue reading

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Radical Challenge 2015

In 2011 a friend recommended a book for me to read: Radical by David Platt.  I purchased the book and started reading it.  I may have gotten through the second chapter.  Probably not.  I truly believe some books we are … Continue reading

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Love People, Not Things

I’m not really sure what I want to say here.  I started this post a few days ago and saved it as a draft, yet it did not save.  So I am starting over. Once upon a time HPs M … Continue reading

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The Story

Recently I started telling BP THE story.  If I try to tell her a different one she says: No, sin story.  Here is what I typically tell her. Once upon a time there was: Nothing.  Except God.  Because He always … Continue reading

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The Greatest Luxury

A while ago I asked what the greatest luxury would be.  I received a myriad of answers: Peace and quiet Sleep for the weary Antibiotics Sleep Gold Indoor plumbing Clean Water Time Toilet paper Water Life I’ve taken so long … Continue reading

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Advice

Tonight I am going to a birthday party for an 18-year-old friend.  Her Mom asked that every guest write down some advice for the ‘birthday girl’.  Here’s my advice to AM: AM Ever since your Mom mentioned your party to … Continue reading

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Moving the Work Around

I read a blog post today about reading your Bible daily.  Actually it was about the fact that most Christians DON’T read their Bible every day. While I agree that we need to read our Bible in order to get … Continue reading

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Memories of Lent – Sort of

Lent. I don’t even really know what lent is all about.  So why are you writing a post about Lent, you ask?  Good question. I’m guessing Lent starts today… tomorrow… soon.  Here’s the thing: even though I don’t know what … Continue reading

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20+ Years

Yesterday I was reading (well, really listening to) Genesis 27 and following.  This chapter always makes me laugh.  Not because of why most people would think.  Here, let me show you what always catches me and tickles my funny bone. … Continue reading

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