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Father Time, Spurgeon, and Life or, Another Way to View Life and the Future

Monday¬†on one of our local sports talk radio stations, The Sports Animal, a guest remarked, "Father Time is undefeated." Pundits often talk about the future of older athletes once a given season ends. Payton Manning served as the illustration for the talk show guest. How an athlete leaves his or her sport depends. (more…)

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Selma and the History Debate or, Life Is Rarely, If Ever, Univocal

When I told John he should go see Selma he followed his intentions to do so with, "What do you think about the controversy about misrepresenting President Lyndon B. Johnson in the film?" (more…)

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More Than Jeremaids or, John On the Edge

Cataloging your list of woes is not the same as doing something about a problem. Sometimes it seems Christians spend more time complaing about things as they are rather than taking an action to influence the world as it should become. (more…)

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Common In/Equality In Selma or, A Seat at the Diner But No Burger

All human beings may be created equal. Not all people experience equality. Selma reminds us that our not too distant past is littered with dubious illustrations of this common reality. (more…)

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Number . . . Happy Birthday Patty

I did it. I bought a gallon of stuff peddled by a traveling sales person. Miracle cleaner I tell you. At least when the fellow demonstrated it to me it worked. That was some twenty-five years ago. (more…)

Tag Archives: Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day Mom

Few people I know give like my Mom does. Maybe Chapman would suggest it is her primary love language. If he is right that means giving is part of her DNA.

Some would argue that is an inherently maternal trait. Could be. But, this characteristic extends to more than family. We grew up watching Mom give to friends.

Today is our day to give honor our Mother’s. I want to honor a generous heritage. Not often did/does she say no when asked for help – not sure I remember a time.

Happy Mother’s Day Mom.

We love you.

Hurry, Mother’s Day Giveaway – Oikoshandmade

Here’s the deal. There are 18 hours left in the latest giveaway at Oikoshandmade – ends at 9 a.m. tomorrow morning. What have you chosen for “Mom” for Mother’s Day? Get in on this giveaway for a classic handmade Summer Chain Necklace.

The Rules

Head over to Oikoshandmade’s Facebook Fan Page. You receive one entry when you “Like” the page. Recommend Oikoshandmade to your Friends. Each friend who Like’s the page and leaves a comment that “you” suggested they “Like” the page will reward you with another entry. The more suggestions, the greater your chances.

If you are already a “Fan” of Oikoshandmade, suggest the page to your Friends. Each Friend who “Likes” the page earns you a chance in the giveaway. Remind your Friends to leave a comment that you “sent” them over.

What are you waiting for? Click on over!

 

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