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Family Talk

A few weeks ago, I submitted a test to determine my genetic makeup, and I received the results last week. It was not a surprise that the majority of my genetic code comes from Northern Europe – mostly British and Irish origin. 879 more words


The Only War on Christmas Is the War Within the Church

The clerk at the grocery store said, “Have a happy holiday.”

Her inclusive greeting didn’t affect my ability to celebrate the birth of Jesus.

The next store I went to had shelves of Christmas lights, Hanukah cards and Kwanzaa candles. 964 more words

The First Fruit

“And behold, a lawyer stood up to put him (Jesus) to the test, saying ‘Teacher what shall I do to inherit eternal life?’ He said to him, ‘What is written in the Law?  264 more words


Quick Thought: Happy Holidays and "punching down"

Here is the quickest of PSAs:

If you’re upset that everyone doesn’t do things your way – for example, you’re upset that everyone doesn’t say “Merry Christmas” – you are likely “punching down”, my friend. 135 more words

Love Your Neighbor


Last week my guy visited our daughter for Thanksgiving break. She is in school in Maine, started this fall and her Dad hadn’t had the opportunity to go there until now. 294 more words


The little things.

I work for a non profit after school program as well as the church. In both jobs, I get to work with kids from rough pasts, who are struggling with life, kids who are scared for their future… On top of that, I have been to third world Africa and worked with kids multiple times…  There is only one commonality between the 3 things… KIDS. 517 more words


What this country needs most is you

I wrote the short piece below for the paper. I had hoped to encourage people, but was surprised at how controversial it became (judging by the comments on a local website). 772 more words