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Visiting Summer Flower Markets

I have been quite occupied lately and it’s already in the middle of summer.  This year’s heat wave is terrible all over Japan and it is definately not the season for cycling unfortunately.   111 more words


Leaving our Palaces

A Sermon for Proper 11; 2 Samuel 7:1-14a, Psalm 89:20-37, Ephesians 2:11-22, Mark 6:30-34, 53-56

Arkansas and the Missouri Bootheel made the national papers twice this past week. 1,750 more words

I'm going to Egypt!

I’m going to Egypt!

I am so excited to be going back to Africa to visit Egypt for the first time! As a child, the movie Prince of Egypt was one of my favorites and I’ve always wanted to visit the place where one of the ancient wonders of the world, the great Giza pyramids are. 336 more words


Wat Phra That Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai

This Buddhist temple overlooks the city, just down the hill from the royal palace. The car park and roads are lined with souvenir and food shops, but leave these for now and head up the steps to the funicular railway which takes you to the temple complex proper. 320 more words


Breaking Falls - 70608 - Master Falls

While I’m long past the age where I would bug my parents about the latest Ninjago set, this particular series of LEGO products still has an odd fascination. 862 more words