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The Tower of Babel

A stranger on the other side of the world taught me that the Tower of Babel was a blessing. Let me explain. I was tooling around Facebook late last night when a lady I’ve never met accepted my friend request. … Continue reading

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Accidental Blessings, Part 2

It was the winter of 1994-95. I was at a strange juncture in my life. Because of some major rearrangements in my circumstances, I found myself suddenly in need of work.

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Accidental Blessings

“Coincidence is when God acts anonymously.” –Unknown “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.”

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The God of Turtles

“Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.”  –James B. Conant  Through a quite ordinary event

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Beauty and Truth

What if, more than anything else, all this is about truth? 

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Juneau Glacier

“I went to the woods because I wanted to learn what life had to teach; and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.”       –Henry David Thoreau, Walden When I was 15, as … Continue reading

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Bella

“A baby is God’s opinion that life should go on.”   –Carl Sandburg I was with a friend this afternoon having one of those relaxed, free-floating Sunday conversations. We got around to discussing the possibility of an outing to an … Continue reading

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