Francis Lightfoot Lee - Forgotten Founding Father?

This man’s life-work was so inconspicuous, that his name would now be wholly forgotten, but for one thing- he signed the Declaration of Independence. Yet his life was a most useful and worthy one.

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The Rest Of The World

The Lausanne Covenant and us [blog]

Exactly 40 years ago, in July 1974, the first Lausanne Congress on World Evangelization was held. In his opening plenary address, Billy Graham focused on the key question of Why Lausanne? 328 more words

Travels Around And Beyond CE

"Intern"pretations - Episode 2: Bri

bri basile interned at menokin for six weeks this summer. today is her last day! she was raised in the suburbs of philadelphia, and is a rising sophomore at PENN STATE, pursuing a degree in architectural engineering.  594 more words

In Pieces

I recently finished reading a series of novels (meant for teenagers, because once you spend time as a 13-year-old girl, you never really stop being one) that I really enjoyed. 472 more words


My Person

This past weekend was my beloved O’s wedding in Pennsylvania. Yes, I flew back to the United States for 48 hours just for a wedding in the middle-of-nowhere Amish country. 468 more words

The Rest Of The World

Pre-Construct (252) in the Ladies Loo Carlsberg Art Museum Copenhagen - Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek - Denmark

The Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek (Glypto-, from the Greek root glyphein, to carve and theke, a storing-place) is an art museum in Copenhagen, Denmark. The collection is built around the personal collection of Carl Jacobsen (1842–1914), the son of the founder of the Carlsberg Breweries.


Oh, Madeira. The Nectar of the Founding Fathers.

We know there were plenty of bottles of Madeira inventoried from the wine cellars of our early founders. In the inventory of Frank Lee at 

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