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December 25, 2008
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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! Here is a Christmas poem from G.K. Chesterton. There fared a mother driven forth Out of an inn to roam; In the place where she was homeless All men are at home. The crazy stable close at hand, … Continue reading

December 21, 2008
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Star Wars Slip

Star Wars Slip During communion at our church, when passing the wine, we also pass the peace of Christ to our neighbor by saying, “The peace of Christ be with you.” Today my 8 year old slipped. Instead of saying, … Continue reading

December 20, 2008
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Yumola

Yumola I hope that y’all know what I mean by the -ola here. It is just a bit of an intensifier. So, Yumola=major yummy. What is yumola? These cookies. Of course, you have to like butterscotch. 5 out of 6 … Continue reading

December 19, 2008
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Random Bits

Random Bits I could write about several things today….like how we’re having the weirdest, Mary Poppins-ish weather today. Dear Sun, I loved seeing you this morning. How long has it been? It’s odd how, even though I’ve been seeing you … Continue reading

December 14, 2008
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A Thing of Beauty

A Thing of Beauty Isn’t this gorgeous? Here is a picture of the catfish feast that we enjoyed in Alabama after our Thanksgiving leftovers ran out. My mouth waters just looking at the picture. If you’ve never experienced fried catfish, … Continue reading

December 13, 2008
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Cold as Flugens

Cold as Flugens One of the dearest friends to my family has always said, “It’s cold as flugens!”, on particularly arctic days. So this morning, as I was letting Conan out at 6:30 a gust of wind blew into the … Continue reading