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Vigil in Moab

Moab, Utah is beautiful; everyone says so. With the purist intentions, devotees call on the spirits of the red rock canyons and mesas, the blue skies and the Colorado River. 353 more words


Let's Start at the Very Beginning...

So a very important detail was left out of my Life Packet.

Apparently when you turn 30, everything goes to total crap…

I decided I wanted to get healthy though—lose weight, get fit, figure out some health issues. 584 more words


Bonamargy Friary, Ballycastle, County Antrim

Theres always a great atmosphere coming across a place like this as the Sun is starting to set. Creepy, yet hauntingly beautiful, we saw the old ruins from the road as we approached Ballycastle and had to loop back for a visit. 348 more words



I’d like to share with you a few of my favorite Bible promises pertaining to everlasting life for God’s faithful.

“For the Lord himself shall descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel, and with the trump of God: and the dead in Christ shall rise first: Then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord” (1 Thess 4:16,17). 93 more words


Gothic tombs and Victorian secret codes

“So was there anybody famous?” I was telling a German friend about my recent visit to Highgate Cemetery in London. “Well, there are but we didn’t particularly look out for them, so not really.” And that’s the point about a tour around West Highgate Cemetery, it’s not about visiting graves of famous people – though there are many, some more known to the British, and some like Karl Marx to be found in the East Cemetery – it is about the architecture, history and cult of burials in the Victorian era. 445 more words


3000 unmarked graves .... in Bath

As we develop the walk new local resonances are surfacing. Historian John Payne tells of the unmarked graves near Bath’s old work house. Discarded people dumped, buried and forgotten in a field. 39 more words