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Necessity is The Mother of Invention

September 10th, 2020 ●

It’s a true and timeless proverb – so timeless that it is as fitting today as it was when Plato first said it. Picture a caveperson trying to push a box (boxes were already invented in this scenario) filled with large rocks back to the cave, when a tumbleweed rolls by. The lightbulb (proverbial, it […]

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A Priest, a Rabbi, and a Minister Walk into a Bar…

August 12th, 2020 ●

Christianity is no laughing matter. But there is more to the Bible than sin, atonement, sacraments and floods. Among his immeasurable gifts, God gives us humor. All of us have a sense of humor – we love to laugh, tell jokes, listen to comedy. So where does it come from? From God! Think about it: […]

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Getting Creative to Learn Scripture

July 10th, 2020 ●

Even the most creative people sometime have “creative block.” It’s sort of like “writer’s block.” In other words, the idea well has run dry. There is no shame in this! Times like these are what Pinterest (if you don’t know about Pinterest, that will have to be explained in a future remedial post) is for. […]

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Some advice for kids during the weirdest time ever

June 12th, 2020 ●

Looking back, most adults won’t describe 2020 as a “great” year. And kids are more likely to describe it as “weird” or “a bummer,” unless they’ve always dreamed of spending months at home with their parents. No matter how it is described, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the world in 2020. But, it’s your […]

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Even in our most challenging times, God is with us

May 13th, 2020 ●

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9 Fear, doubt and uncertainty are part of life. And for most students and many adults, it is a part of our lives now more […]

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