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Fathers, Regrets, and Preventions, Part 2

Last week we began a short series on fatherhood and regret. We started with David’s regret about his failures with Absalom, but there are plenty of regretful fathers in the Bible. 864 more words

Christian Leadership

Divergent Convergence: It's All About the Bass

Alright. I admit I secretly watched the finals of American Idol this week, to watch Nick Fradiani sing his sure to be a hit song “A Beautiful Life” make a splash. 351 more words

Change-the-world

Museum Education: An Origin Story

“How did you get into museum education?” It is probably the 1st question I get asked when I start explaining my work. I’m sure I’m not alone and many of my Museum Ed colleagues talk about inspiring teachers, memorable internships or a “need a job” that turned into “found a career.” 336 more words

Cabinet Of Curiosities-Updates

The Girl With A Mother

My mother is my mom and mentor, always has been. She’s with family in Virginia for several weeks enjoying so many reasons to celebrate: her granddaughter receiving her MD, another granddaughter is receiving her BA, and then she is anticipating still another graduation for another granddaughter in nursing in December. 328 more words

Family Life

Peace! Be Still.

Anxious. That was the state of my body, soul, and spirit.

My heart raced, my mind wondered, and tears couldn’t even flow (they were probably too nervous to even try and leave the tear ducts)! 851 more words

God

Rosetta's wrong water could be right after all - New Scientist

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22630200.300-rosettas-wrong-water-could-be-right-after-all.html?full=true#.VUvKxYE_7qA

Rosetta miasion analysis suggests, “Comet 67P’s water isn’t like Earth’s – it’s interstellar stuff, from the same mould as the pristine material that made the solar system.” 58 more words

Teachable Moments

Finding Jesus in a Parking Lot

Burdened.

Too much.

Overwhelmed.

How could I be feeling like this? I had just attended a three day women’s event at my church where I listened to the “best of the best” bring incredible insights from the Word of God, and gifted musicians who brought us into the presence of the Lord where we experienced “on earth as it is in heaven.” 545 more words

Prayer