Archive | June, 2010

What can Nacho Libre teach you about prayer?

June 30, 2010

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Now, I’m not typically one to be dismissive of another man’s exegesis, but I’ve got a bone to pick with this parish priest who moonlights as a masked luchador. To the best of my knowledge, the scriptures are completely silent about wrestling with your neighbor. However, the apostle Paul was a big fan of wrestling […]

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New Testament In A Month — FINAL DAY!

June 30, 2010

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Today, June 30 — Jn. 11:12-21:25 You made it through the entire New Testament in the month of June. Congratulations! I’m going to reflect on the past month a bit, and post something of an overview of how things went for me. This has been something of an experiment, so I want to identify what […]

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New Testament In A Month — DAY 21

June 29, 2010

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Today, June 29 — Jn. 2:16-11:11 Tomorrow, June 3 —  Jn. 11:12-21:25

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New Testament In A Month — DAY 20

June 28, 2010

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Today, June 28 — Rev. 10:12-22:21, Jn. 1:1-2:15 Tomorrow, June 29 — Jn. 2:16-11:11

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Turns out Lucky Charms is not the only food that’s “magically delicious.”

June 26, 2010

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Here’s how Radiant Farms describes their new product: Canned Unicorn Meat: “As the unicorn ages, its meat becomes fatty and marbled and the living bone in the horn loses density in a process much like osteoporosis. The horn’s outer layer of keratin begins to develop a flavor very similar to candied almonds. Blending the crushed […]

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World Cup + Nike = all kinds of awesome

June 26, 2010

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New Testament In A Month — DAY 19

June 25, 2010

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Today, June 25 — 1 Jn. 3:11-5:21, 2 Jn. 1-13, 3 Jn. 1-14, Jude 1-15, Rev. 1:1-10:11 June 26    Day Off June 27    Day Off Monday, June 28 — Rev. 10:12-22:21, Jn. 1:1-2:15

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Are men an endangered species?

June 25, 2010

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“In the United States, the recession has been dubbed a “he-cession,” due to the fact that three-quarters of the 8 million jobs lost were lost by men.” To read Al Mohler’s insightful perspective on a cover story in The Atlantic magazine called “The End of Men,” click here.

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Prepare your minds for action: New Testament In A Month — DAY 18

June 24, 2010

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Therefore, preparing your minds for action, and being sober-minded, set your hope fully on the grace that will be brought to you at the revelation of Jesus Christ. As obedient children, do not be conformed to the passions of your former ignorance, but as he who called you is holy, you also be holy in […]

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Do you live in one of America’s manliest cities?

June 24, 2010

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Why was Charlotte just named “America’s Manliest City” in a recent study? Might be because it’s home to NASCAR. I guess loud engines, Budweiser t-shirts and chewing tobacco are pretty gosh-darn macho now that I think about it. Closest city to me on the list is Tampa, which seems pretty girly coming in near the […]

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