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Going for all the Marbles

Maryland boasts a long history of champions at the National Marbles Tournament, and this year’s tournament was no exception. Cumberland’s Devon Loewendick was crowned over the weekend in Wildwood, NJ, at the 92nd annual tournament, beating out fellow Marylander Luke Gaffigan of Frederick County for the title. 304 more words

Hometown Teams

Just Playing Around

Does Spiritual Formation sound like hard work to you?  Is it something on your daily to-do chore checklist?  Does the idea of playing seem incompatible with building strong discipleship? 482 more words
Religion

Graphic Novel Memoirs and the Importance of Diversity

Graphic Novels had an increased role at this year’s ALA Conference in San Francisco.  The article below talks about one of the most important topics in the comic book/graphic novel industry right now: diversity.  176 more words

Events

Marbles

Droplets of water down your back;
I watch them slide across your skin
Like marbles over a wooden floor.
This morning you arrived
At my door, unexpectedly. 82 more words

Poem

Maryland Boy, Pennsylvania Girl Are Marbles Champs

WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A Pennsylvania girl and a Maryland boy are leaving New Jersey with all the marbles and some cash.

They won the National Marbles Tournament in Wildwood on Thursday. 65 more words

Local

Think Orange

Since attending Camp KidJam the first time in 2014 I have been all in ORANGE! Hearing and understanding how much more influence and eternal value our kids get when the church (yellow)  and the family (red) partner together (Orange!) was like the power surge that happened in Monsters Inc. 322 more words

Encouragement