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Fun Times

Sitting in court this morning (my job, not personal), I had ample time to find constructive things to do…like check Facebook, write a blog post, clean out my inbox… What did people do with their waiting time before all this … Continue reading

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Something Supernatural

We humans are fascinated by the supernatural. We love vampire romances, demon-slayers, ghost hunters, etc. We investigate supernatural things as a form of entertainment. I believe God put that interest in us as part of that God-shaped hole which only … Continue reading

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How Does a Mountain Drive Turn Into a Tribute?

While driving through the mountains of northern Georgia and western North Carolina recently, I was reminded of similar trips when I was a child. In my earliest memories of these trips, I was a young child living in South (read “flat”) … Continue reading

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Fleeing the Land of Excess (part 2)

Yesterday I made the argument here that we, as individuals and as a nation, are “owned” by our affinity for excessive consumption. It’s killing us. Payback looms on the horizon. We know this. It stresses us. We want to fix … Continue reading

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The “After Easter Effect”

I love Easter. Not the commercialized bunny and chicks thing, but the whole Jesus-rising-from-the-dead celebration. I love the traditions we celebrate as “Lent” and Holy Week,” and all the rich meaning we find in those remembrances: Ash Wednesday, 40 days … Continue reading

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Not Expected (Monday’s Question for God)

  A new year brings thoughts of change. We like to start with a clean slate with plans to be a better person. We might even feel like the new year is a chance to be “reborn”. The problem comes … Continue reading

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