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Ripped From the Headlines

I could never have imagined when I chose A Land More Kind Than Home for the book discussion that there would be an event that would bring events similar to  the novel into the news. 61 more words

JPL's Book-In-A-Blog

Oh, Well I feel Better Now

A published correction about the snake handler that handled snakes one time too many caught my eye. The AP reported that 5% of snake handlers die every year, when the actual number is just 5 per year. 462 more words

Comprehending Truth in the Word

There have been many times in my life while talking with Christians, that a disagreement has arisen. Most usually the disagreement is sparked over something in God’s Word. 2,146 more words


The Truth About Minimum Wage Humor

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So Snake Handling Is in the News

Coming Soon to a House of Worship Near You

Annoy a Liberal

“Working 9 to 5” (The ObamaCare Remix) 20 more words


Snake Handling: Jamie Coots departs to "A Land More Kind than Home"

Last week, a Kentucky man died of snake bite.  His name was Jamie Coots and he was holding three snakes, including the two-and-a-half foot timber rattlesnake that bit him on the hand, during religious services.   1,056 more words

Lessons Learned from the Death of a Snake Handler

Earlier this week news began circulating about the death of yet another snake-handling preacher and my first response was to leave it alone. Christians hate being lumped together… 3,314 more words