Monthly Archives: January 2019

Speaking the Truth

1 John 4:8 says, “Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.” Hence, if we do not speak out of love, we do not speak for God. Period.

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The Eagle Has Landed

In the winter of 1987 an eagle managed to fly all the way across the Atlantic Ocean from Ireland to the United States, where it arrived sick and exhausted. If this were to happen today, the Trump administration would immediately … Continue reading

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We’re All Just Ants on the Sidewalk

Socrates said, “The only thing that makes me wiser than anyone else is that I know I know nothing.” It’s good to remind ourselves from time to time how clueless we truly are. Think of it this way: You are … Continue reading

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The Road Ahead

May your closest companion now and always be the one who made the road.

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Wednesday Weirdness

Originally posted on bluebird of bitterness:
https://youtu.be/GYv4Fs7nzIY?t=9s

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Shoot for the Moon

“Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss you’ll land among the stars!” This popular saying is actually a misquote of what Dr. Norman Vincent Peale originally said. The correct version should read: “Shoot for the moon. But be careful … Continue reading

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Not Guilty…ish!

I’d reached the sagely age of 20, and had finally scratched together the down payment for a groovy avocado green Chevy Vega with harvest gold vinyl seats. Then, just two weeks later, a very un-groovy cop pulled me over. “But … Continue reading

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