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Bloodsucking Fun Fact

Mosquitoes are most prevalent during summer months  You will probably get bit by one in the next couple months, if you haven’t already, and are going to be feeling that familiar maddening itch.  45 more words


Where Jesus sends us

On April 28 and 29, 2018, JoLene and I attended a missions conference in York, sponsored by Church and Community Empowering Enterprise, a missions organization founded and directed by Elias and Idotress Joseph, both ministers of the gospel, and both members of Harrisburg Brethren in Christ Church of Harrisburg, PA.. 42 more words


Snap, Crackle, Pop!

Rice Krispies, a breakfast cereal sold world wide, say “Snap! Crackle! Pop!’ in the USA.  In other countries, they speak different onomatopoeic sounds.

In Germany, they go ‘Knisper! 39 more words

What If: Snake Oil Really Does Cure You?

You’ve probably all heard the term “snake oil” referring to ye olde tyme patent medicines like the one pictured above — some slick traveling salesman would peddle his miracle medicine from town to town, promising that it could cure absolutely everything.  85 more words

Neither Snow Nor Rain...

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” So says Herodotus, in reference to message couriers who traveled with great courage during the Persian Wars around 500 BCE. 244 more words

Priorities in Government Spending

There are many opinions as to how the U.S. national budget should be spent. I resonate with this powerful statement that Dwight D. Eisenhower made years ago: 68 more words