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Enduring Discord

Last Wednesday I went to a classical education event held on the campus of St. John’s College in Annapolis. I enjoyed a day away from my regular responsibilities, a day thinking about the classical tradition, a day amongst adults. Some … Continue reading

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Calling All Grammarians

How would you diagram this sentence? His prayer of submission to the Father is a powerful example for us. (Our grammar textbook is from a Mennonite publisher. The sample sentences are full of Christian and farming references.) Here’s the given … Continue reading

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Bible Reading Plan for 2018

As often as I blogged at the end of last year, I never got around to writing about my Bible reading plan. Every year I choose a plan to help me read through the entire Bible. Last year I used … Continue reading

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Whole House Tetris

For the past two days we’ve been playing a game I like to call Whole House Tetris. Wayne came back from his mom’s with a 16 foot truck fairly full of new-to-us furniture. He had a bedroom set for Emma, … Continue reading

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One Month

Today marks one month of daily blogging. It was a good challenge, I’m glad I tried it, but I’m not going to continue with that schedule. Even in 2003 I didn’t blog daily. Wayne and Ben seem to be having … Continue reading

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Sunday Song: Lift Up Your Heads, Ye Mighty Gates

I love my church. Tonight we had an evening of Christmas carols. I played the introduction to get everyone in the correct key, and then we sang a capella. Yep, all of ’em. (I think I counted 13. How like … Continue reading

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Christmas Concert

Tonight I went to hear a local community choir’s Christmas concert. Even though it didn’t work out for me to join the Bach choir, I’d still like to sing somewhere. This choir put on the Messiah Singalong that I attended … Continue reading

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