Monthly Archives: July 2010

What does a 20-year-old Twinkie look like?

Many of us expected the Twinkie to survive 20 years with few ill effects. Apparently there are natural ingredients in a Twinkie after all! Continue reading »

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The Church’s Mission from Romans 10

Romans 10:8-15 “The word is near you; it is in your mouth and in your heart,” that is, the word of faith we are proclaiming: That if you confess with your mouth, “Jesus is Lord,” and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is with … Continue reading »

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Love the Church (from Charles Spurgeon)

My friend Eric gave me a copy of C. H. Spurgeon’s Faith’s Checkbook, and I’ve been using it as a daily devotion lately.  Today I happened to peek ahead at the July 10th entry and thought this was worth sharing.  (It’s in the public domain so copy away!) You can find more at In … Continue reading »

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Bacon Salt

Sorry vegetarians, I have to agree with J&D’s – “Everything should taste like bacon.”

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Extravagant Love for Crazy Kids

My kids are crazy.  Really, they are.  Apparently, they’ve been domesticated to the point that they no longer have any kind of survival instincts. We had the opportunity to spend a couple of days in Santa Cruz with Eleanor’s family, and someone in the group wanted to check out the Santa Cruz Boardwalk.  After getting … Continue reading »

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Reindeer Roadkill

Saw this on a walk yesterday.  Poor Rudolph!

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