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Science War!

August 15th, 2008 · Comments Off on Science War!

Arron Chambers at My Lord and My Blog links to this article about the University of California denying course credit for high school students from Christian high schools whose textbooks declare the Bible infallible and reject evolution. The hypocrisy is astounding. As Arron points out… . . . and Creationists are supposed to be the […]

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Tags: Education · General

5 Leadership Lessons

August 14th, 2008 · 2 Comments

… from Dave Ferguson who is the lead pastor at Community Christian Church which meets all over Chicagoland. 5 Leadership Lessons It Took A Long Time To Learn As our church is making some big decisions right now… I find these 5 tips helpful. I like them all, but my fav at first glance is […]

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Tags: Church Planting/The Church · Education · General · Lifehacks

I like roofing but this is ridiculous…

July 26th, 2008 · 7 Comments

Apparently I have shingles. Yeah… not the roofing kind… but this kind. We aren’t really sure, but it seems to most likely be the problem. On the Sunday night that Sports and English Camp began, I knew I was in for some trouble. I did not sleep more than 30 minutes at a time that […]

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Tags: Family · General · Prayer

In case you didn’t notice…

July 26th, 2008 · 1 Comment

there’s some actual discussion/banter/give-and-take happening on this very blog! It is happening over in the comments on this post about Mark Driscoll’s words about the popular book, The Shack. I’m very thankful for all the comments and most of them helpful in advancing the discussion about the book. Unfortunately, I’ve not read the book yet… […]

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Tags: Blog related · Books · General · Ministry · Missions

The Day In Between

July 13th, 2008 · Comments Off on The Day In Between

That’s where I’m at right now… the time between Saturday AM (July 12) and Sunday AM (July 13) is the roughly 24 hour period “IN BETWEEN”. Last week was the Taiwan Missionary Summer Conference. Drs. David Roadcup and Darrell Bock paired up to make the week memorable in so many ways. I have not looked […]

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Tags: Family · General · Ministry · Missions · Prayer · Sports · Taiwan

General Update

June 30th, 2008 · 1 Comment

just real quick… been totally swamped lately. I was glad to get to go on a bike ride last week and on a hike the week before. It is such a help to a weary body and mind. Our summer intern, Kayla, is here now. She’s great… doing great… and going to do great. Her […]

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Tags: Family · General · Missions · Prayer · Taiwan

Who Shot First?

June 25th, 2008 · Comments Off on Who Shot First?

I promise I’m not going to paste graphs from GraphJam on my blog every day… but I can’t let this one pass without sharing it… Star Wars geek that I am… more graph humor and song chart memes

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Tags: Fun and Games · General

Multivariate Increase of M.C.Escher’s Popularity

June 24th, 2008 · Comments Off on Multivariate Increase of M.C.Escher’s Popularity

more graph humor and song chart memes

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Tags: Fun and Games · General

Making Friends in Omaha

June 24th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Those of you who know me personally (instead of digitally) and share my love of sports have probably heard me talk about the College World Series… hosted in my hometown of Omaha, Nebraska where the people are… friendly. Here’s an article from ESPN that might help explain why it is such a great event… it […]

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Tags: General · Nebraska · Sports

Taipei 101 Tuned Mass Damper in Action

June 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

Many of you who have visited us have been to the top of Taipei 101. The views are amazing… but one of the most interesting things you can see at the top is the 730 ton tuned mass damper which provides stability during high winds or earthquakes. Some of you who have visited are physics […]

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Tags: Education · General · Taiwan · Tech