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"Inside The Terrordome": 'Palate Cleanser'

(because I’m all ‘alt-Right’, ‘the media is horrible and manipulating you’, ‘Confederate statues’, ‘race-bait’, and ‘Tiki torch’-ed out…. and, I’d imagine, you are too!)

The new semester officially starts on Monday. 1,110 more words

Work And Life

Paying Attention to the Holy Chaos

The ways in which rhythms of life ramps up in August are abundant; the hectic, busy nature fills the air. People begin walking a little faster, having less time to linger over a conversation, and to-do lists grow or become more pressing as we prepare for the start of the school year or the program year. 531 more words

Chaplain's Thoughts

College journalist nabs $2k award for reporting on campus sexual harassment

Seven months spent researching, interviewing and investigating. Eight public records requests filed. More than 1,200 documents reviewed.

Nicole Ares’ story on faculty sexual misconduct at Kentucky universities has it all. 888 more words


Shared Tables, Shared Stories

Nearly everyday last week, I sat down with other campus ministers who are in a similar positions to mine with another church or denomination; we’ve shared coffee or tea and a bit about ourselves. 440 more words

Chaplain's Thoughts


My first time serving as a lay Eucharistic minister, one of the things that most caught me by surprise was how people of all different sorts approached the altar rail with a sense of Eucharistic anticipation. 549 more words


JOE BIDDLE: Sunday Notes: July 2, 2017

LOW-RISK SIGNEES: The Predators and Titans recently signed two veteran players to one-year contracts.

The Predators signed Scotty Hartnell last month. He is a longtime former Predators player, playing his first six seasons here. 794 more words


Graduation Again

I woke up one early on a chilly Thursday morning in December 2011 and went about my usual morning routines. The day should have been like any other, but it wasn’t. 466 more words