Tag Archives: religion

Finding Beauty in the Rain

Some people are the “glass half empty” type. Others are “glass half full.”  Me? I try to be happy that I have a glass at all. Even an empty glass has potential. It’s easy to focus on the negatives in … Continue reading

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Do you remember last Christmas? I don’t.

I’m thoroughly enjoying this Christmas season. I mean, apart from all the normal bickering about “the reason for the season,” I’m enjoying looking at Christmas lights, hearing Christmas carols and opening cards brought each day by the postman. (Aside: I … Continue reading

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I don’t like altar calls. Does that make me bad?

Get out your sharpened number two pencils, it’s time for a short quiz. 1) The customary altar call familiar to evangelical churches first appeared a.) In the last 200 years b.) When Noah’s ark came to rest on dry ground … Continue reading

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