Category: opinion

a good word about great coffee

Awake, awake!Put on your strength, O Zion… … that you do not become sluggish, but imitate those who through faith and patience inherit the promises. Isaiah 52:1, “He brews” 6:12 I want to begin this morning by saying how happy I am that the United States Postal Service gets me. Finally they have come out with a…

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celebrating “Creation Care” in our garden, in our church, and – hopefully – in the way that we live

Then Moses hiked up from the Moabite plains to Mount Nebo, the peak of the Pisgah slope, which faces Jericho. The Lord showed him the whole land… Then the Lord said to Moses: “This is the land that I swore to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob when I promised: ‘I will give it to your descendants.’ I have shown it…

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Sensation grabs attention and attention sells advertising (10 tips for consuming “news”)

Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves others has fulfilled the law. – Romans 13:8 To be honest, I am a little concerned about my attention span. Or maybe I should say “our” attention span, collectively, because I know it’s not just me. Recently I have found…

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Derek’s handy voting guide

For the Lord gives wisdom;    from his mouth come knowledge and understanding. He holds success in store for the upright,    he is a shield to those whose walk is blameless, for he guards the course of the just    and protects the way of his faithful ones. Proverbs 2:6-8 Attention, friends, for a very important message! I was going to wait and write this…

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