Tag: Congress

  • Somebody Else’s Sacrifice

    Somebody Else’s Sacrifice

    [caption id="attachment_2559" align="aligncenter" width="876"] Refugees fleeing Mosul[/caption]   Yes, I watched the last debate. You knew I would. I get why people don't, especially those who have voted already. And, no, watching the final debate didn't change my vote. I doubt it changed yours, either.[..]
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  • Thoughts on Lent and Creflo Dollar

    Thoughts on Lent and Creflo Dollar

    I get these emails. No not those spam-things from Nigeria claiming to be some long lost cousin. All my cousins live in Nashville, not Nigeria, anyway. I mean real email. Although, since the advent of Facebook & texting, I don't get as many as I[..]
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  • Pray for Peace

    Pray for Peace

        I spoke with a soldier friend of mine today. He's an active-duty soldier who has served several tours of duty in Iraq. He is also somebody who grew up in war-torn Sudan. He remembers when he was a child how his homeland was[..]
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  • Dookyheaded Fraud

    Dookyheaded Fraud

      There I was, sitting in that red chair, the one next to the window where I can watch the finches feed, when the phone call came. It was 7:30 p.m. The yellow finch was at the feeder. It was a phone number I did[..]
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  • When the gift isn’t good enough

    When the gift isn’t good enough

      “God, you are the slim crescent of a moon that I see and my self is the earth’s shadow that keeps me from seeing all the moon. The crescent is very beautiful and perhaps that is all I should or could see; but what[..]
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