Monthly Archives: December 2010

Talent, touch, practice and share

Many years ago I watched a half-dozen African college students kicking a soccer ball around. They impressed me. Later I spoke with one of them and said “You guys are really good.” He responded “We’re okay, but not really that … Continue reading

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Love and Justice

I’ve struggled with the biblical concepts of God being both a God of love and a God of justice. It has nothing to do with the nobility of either love or justice, but the fact that there seems, on occasion, to be … Continue reading

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Relationships

Relationships are most often more an affair of the heart than a legal matter. I know this isn’t the traditional Christian position on the matter, and I’m not arguing for the people living together prior to marriage. My Uncle Pete married Aunt … Continue reading

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Organizational Skills

I have excellent organizational skills yet I live most of my life cluttered. Periodically I take time out and reorganize. I get to a point where it is necessary to defrag not just my computer but my environment, my health and … Continue reading

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Who truly loves lettuce

I’ve never seen anyone grab a head of lettuce and just start chomping away at it. Lots of people eat it but I can’t remember ever seeing anyone eat it all by itself. It’s the salad dressing that attracts most people, not … Continue reading

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Predator or Prey

I have a book I read in the doctors waiting room. I keep this kind of book around just for such occasions. I get to read twenty to thirty pages at a time. I’m up to page 127 in a … Continue reading

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Aardvark y’all

Last week I was feeling silly and I asked all my Facebook friends to post a single word on their status. I have over two hundred Facebook friends and only about six of you responded with “Aardvark.” So much for my ability … Continue reading

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