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What is the Purpose of Life?

To get this blog going again, I will be re-posting some of the most popular theology material from my former blog. This is from February 2011. 1,299 more words

Bible Study

Heaven is for Real: A Matter of Resonance

Finally saw Heaven is for Real on DVD, and was quite pleasantly surprised. As a film person, I approach the viewing of most films with enthusiasm, looking to find something of worth in even the worst films. 1,348 more words

Film Reviews

Gypsy Simon Smith: 1875-1943

One of the most unusual British Home Child stories is that of Gypsy Simon Smith. Simon was born to Bartholomew and Susan Smith in a gypsy camp in the middle of Epping Forest in England on July 25, 1875. 1,006 more words


Food for Thought-5 Ways For the Pastor to Get Noticed During a Boring Service

5 Ways for the Pastor to Get Noticed During a Boring Service
1. Pass out during the children’s moment
2. Turn off everyone’s microphone but the pastor’s so they only hear you sing, loudly… 44 more words

Food For Thought

Past Streets and Houses

I began my life living in an

old house, with a tunnel attached to the

second floor as a fire escape, that was called

the town’s name plus ‘Memorial Hospital’, 101 more words

Local Cuisine

Sharon and I enjoyed some local culinary fests down here. First up was breakfast of pancakes and sausage at the Palestine Labor Day Festival.

Followed by chowder at the annual Orio Chowder. 8 more words

Local Events

Word Up!

The New Testament is full of language of how Christians are supposed to talk toward one another. Here are a few examples:

“And let us not neglect our meeting together, as some people do, but encourage one another, especially now that the day of his return is drawing near.” Hebrews 10:25… 297 more words