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“Then the contention became so sharp that they departed from one another” Acts 15:39

Wherever there are people there will be differences of opinion, debates and arguments that may lead to disputes, fights and even wars.

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Footnotes Weekly

Internal latches in Oracle

Latches are in-memory locks that ensure one-at-a-time, serial access for when an Oracle process modifies a RAM structure.

For example, the data buffer latches (sometimes called LRU latches) ensure that Oracle processes are ‘serialized’, such that only one process may alter the data buffer address chain.  859 more words


Ether 15:19

But behold, the Spirit of the Lord had ceased striving with them, and Satan had full power over the hearts of the people; for they were given up unto the hardness of their hearts, and the blindness of their minds that they might be destroyed; wherefore they went again to battle. 103 more words


Does Your Relationship Have An Object Of Contention?

Couples all over the world will celebrate Valentine’s Day this month. For many, this is a time to re-kindle the spark that sometimes gets lost in everyday life. 104 more words

Contend against No Church, Save It Be the Church of the Devil

Log’s note: The title references D&C 18:20. This is about principles, not personalities. If you feel it applies to you, then “thou art the man.” (2 Samuel 12:7) 1,730 more words


I want to be a Mountain Pygmy Possum

I am not a contentious person, conflict is not my jam. Much like seeing a Mountain Pygmy Possum or a talking donkey (I didn’t make this up!) it is an incredibly rare sight to see me truly, visibly angry about something. 564 more words

Miscellaneous Writings

A Dispute

But when I saw that they walked not uprightly according to the truth of the gospel, I said unto Peter before them all, If thou, being a Jew, livest after the manner of the Gentiles, and not as do the Jews, why compellest thou the Gentiles to live as do the Jews?  620 more words

October 2014