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The Dark Church

By Paul Koch

Being a pastor affords me with some pretty unique experiences. I’ve been invited into the midst of people’s most tender moments. From the bedside of a dying father to the joy of a wedding day or the baptism of a newborn baby, I have found myself graciously allowed to share in such experiences.  1,545 more words

Living Word

1.The Godfather (1972)

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son. (175 mins.)

Director: Francis Ford Coppola… 229 more words

Is Donald Trump too much like Sonny Corleone?

I have been on my own roller-coaster of reactions to the Trump candidacy, as The Donald (his NYC nickname for many years) gyrates and gesticulates with characteristic bombast. 608 more words

Body Language

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“I frisked him, he’s clean… I’ve frisked a thousand young punks.”

-Captain McCluskey (Sterling Hayden), The Godfather (1972)


Looking Backward, Going Forward

By Paul Koch

The children of Israel gather on the plains of Moab. To the West lies the Jordan River and beyond that, the land that had been promised by God to their forefathers. 825 more words


Top Five Movie Trilogies

With Thanksgiving upon us, I know I’ll soon be in the market for a good excuse to relax after the big meal. If you’re willing to commit to a comfy sofa, and total radio silence from relatives, I suggest you select a stellar movie trilogy and settle in for the night. 347 more words

Movie Cocktails

4 Perfect Family Christmas Movies

It’s almost Christmas and what better way to spend time with the family than sitting around watching movies and not talking to each other? Mum, Dad, Grandma and the kids will all enjoy these 4 Christmas classics. 227 more words