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The power of redemption ... it never, ever goes out of style

No holiday season is complete without seeing A Christmas Carol onstage. I just saw a nice performance in Portland by a group at the Portland Playhouse… 430 more words


Reviews of French novels - I love France #126

And maybe you do too!
If you have recently read a good book in connection with France,
please mention it in the comment section… 744 more words


New Monasticism Chapter 2: Stories

Chapter 2 was largely a series of stories. Stories of God using ‘life together’, to borrow Bonhoeffer’s words, to greatly impact the world. His first reference actually began before Bonhoeffer even penned the words from which we got the name, new monasticism. 815 more words

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Quote unquote

Well I was amused, nay inspired, by a recent posting by JM quoting a former US President…

Ha! And I thought wouldn’t it be fun to do a few spoof quotes on my business website, … 530 more words


Someone who got it right

“Après les choses qui sont de première nécessité pour la vie, rien n’est plus précieux que les livres.”

This is from Pierre Simon Fournier’s 1764 typography manual and it means: “After all the basic necessities of life, there is nothing more precious than books.”

Pierre Simon Fournier

“I am learning all the time. The tombstone will be my diploma.” ~Eartha Kitt