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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Beware The Puppet Mistress

by Jon Kaufman

Silly Science – Part I

Science is defined as ‘knowledge about or study of the natural world based on facts learned through experiments and observation.’ In truth, science creates...

God is Here Among Us . . . By Tupper Garden

Let us go now to Bethlehem and see this thing that has taken place that the Lord has made known to us.  Luke 2 Luke’s...

Farewell

I went to the town hall to register the death. I had to wait in a line and fill in a form. Clipboard and pen...

Patience . . . and Progress

by Hayden Hollingsworth As Longfellow translated from the German poem, “Though the mills of God grind slowly, yet they grind exceedingly small.”  History would seem...

Living in The Very Tall Shadow of Lucky Garvin

A requiem or eulogy is offered to honor the deceased.  But the deceased can’t blush.  That is why, while he remains breathing and larger...

A Little Sorta Kind-of After The Fact

From many years ago . . . Sons Cailan and Ches were outside playing the other day. I was just cleaning up from setting some...

Viewing Things Differently

Have you ever been trapped into a particular way of thinking or acting because you lacked the imagination to think differently?  Maybe with a...

The Charleston Tragedy

At the usual warp speed of demagoguery, the tragedy of the Charleston church shootings is being used to support the points of view held...

The Worst Christmas Memories are Sometimes the Best

Christmas comes but once a year” -- and we often have such high expectations for that special day. We want everything to be perfect...