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The Beginning of the End of Enemies?

I have been wondering lately whether we are seeing the dawn of a new age. Well, OK.  Not the dawn of a new age but the dawn of a new age with respect to certain things. First thing you should … Continue reading

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I Don’t Believe in Miracles

In the church I belong to, every first Sunday is a “Fast and Testimony Meeting.”  That means, among other things, that members go up to the stand/pulpit and testify of their belief in Jesus Christ, or (typically) that the Church … Continue reading

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So This is Christmas (A Sermon of Sorts)

Recently, I was asked to give a talk at my church.  Bet you didn’t know this about Mormons–we don’t get sermons.  Instead, members speak on assigned topics.  Mine was “Celebrating Christ.”  I was up one night trying to get some … Continue reading

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Chickens in the Neighborhood

One of the people in the next block keeps chickens. I wouldn’t have realized this save for the fact that I decided to walk to work this morning (more on why I did that later…) and so, a few minutes … Continue reading

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The Power of Brands: Invocation

This morning on my way here, I passed a young man who was wearing a shirt that looked just like this: By the way, it also has a New York Yankees logo on the front: The description says something about … Continue reading

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God’s Definition of Marriage? A Meditation on Chickens and Eggs.

This morning, I heard a report on NPR in which Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s (“SBC”) Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (“ERLC”) said that “Southern Baptists must continue to fight for God’s definition of marriage as being … Continue reading

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You. Do. Not. Know. Me.

Last night, my family was sitting around when I pulled up a FB posting of an article from Cracked on my phone (why?  Because it was there, and we were between games of Uno).  The article was something like “Seven … Continue reading

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