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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

Archive for December 2007

Naked Firefighting Ephesians

Recently I happened to see a user’s Inbox. The two most recent e-mails had the following subject lines: Ephesians 3:20 Naked Fireman Calendar 2008 It’s always fun to see seemingly competing moral messages in juxtaposition, and even more fun to imagine whether the sender was the same for each e-mail above. For all those (including… (read more)

High on Low Brass (Pic of the Week)

Finally, I have lifted the pall that covered my musical self for nearly 20 years. Band. Call it what you will — it was fun, and by my senior high school year it had been a daily presence in my life for seven years. Well, every school day, that is. Like any other team, we… (read more)

Two Thirds Through Christmas

The Little Christmas We arrived home well after dark on Christmas Eve and were not looking forward to baking cookies to leave for Santa, even though they were just the cut-off kind. What to our wondering eyes did appear? Why, a Rubbermaid TakeAlong container full of homemade goodies from our new neighbors. Score! Despite that… (read more)

Merry Star Wars Christmas

Ben opens his first Star Wars gifts from Christmas 2007. (click to enlarge) Merry Christmas to all! Update: Ben’s Uncle and Aunt J gave him these toys that made me pine for my old action figures.

Christmas Card Redux

Anyone whom we sent a Christmas card probably already has it, or will very shortly. It looks exactly like the image above. All of you who do not receive one can just look at the picture here. We’re not even sure we’re going to send out 70-something cards next year, so keep your eye here… (read more)