Aug 01 2014

John Meunier: Twitter Proverbs

THOUGHT FOR TODAY: “The speed of your success is limited only by your dedication and what you’re willing to sacrifice.” -Nathan W. Morris— BobStarkey (@TAMCoachStarkey) July 20, 2014 There is a whole class of Tweets that are like the one … Continue reading

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Aug 01 2014

Lake Neuron » Lake Neuron: cinematic ramblings

The other day, when posting (as I often do) a Facebook update about some movie coming up on Turner Classic Movies. I made a passive-aggressive comment about not knowing if anyone paid attention to my classic movie recommendations. What I meant was that I can’t recall anyone ever posting “Hey, John, I watched ‘Miracle of […]

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Aug 01 2014

Appalachian Preacher: Specks and Logs and Blinders

“Jane” had just learned that her niece, “Leslie”, had begun living with her long-time boyfriend.  Leslie, knowing her Aunt Janie would take offense to her decision, had debated long and hard about whether or not she should tell her about the decision they had made. Ultimately, Leslie decided honesty was the most important component of […]

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Aug 01 2014

Big Circumstance: Sermon: Acts – Who’s The Governor?

Acts 12:19b-25 One of the things about having children is that whether you like it or not, you become acquainted with some of the television programming aimed at them. One of the shows to which I admit a sneaking fondness is called ‘The Slammer’. Ostensibly set in a prison – hence ‘The Slammer’ – inmates […]

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Aug 01 2014

Holy Conversations: Christian Practices: Duty or Gift?

I was at one time extremely active in Boy Scouts.  I began working as a camp counselor the summer I turned 15, and I continued that work in one way or another until I left Indiana to go to seminary.  My last year as a camp counselor, I was the Ca…

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Aug 01 2014

UMR: More than 100 religious, immigration activists arrested at White House

WASHINGTON (RNS) More than 100 religious leaders and activists were arrested Thursday (July 31) in a White House protest aimed at halting deportations and aiding immigrants living in the U.S. illegally. The direct action sponsored by Church World Service and Casa de Maryland, an immigration advocacy group, brought leaders from New England to Hawaii to […]

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