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Are There Too Many Opera Singers in Our Lives?

Psalm 107:23-32 (NIV) 23 Some went out on the sea in ships;     they were merchants on the mighty waters. 24 They saw the works of the lord,     his wonderful deeds in the deep. 25 For he spoke and stirred up a tempest     that lifted high the … Continue reading

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Go Where I Send Thee

Jonah 1 (NIV) 1 The word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai: 2 “Go to the great city of Nineveh and preach against it, because its wickedness has come up before me.” 3 But Jonah ran away from the Lord and headed for Tarshish. He went down to … Continue reading

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Pokemon Go: Have We Finally Amused Ourselves to Death?

In 1985, a social critic named Neal Postman, in the introduction to his book Amusing Ourselves to Death, compared two famous dystopian visions: 1984 by George Orwell and Brave New World by Aldous Huxley.  He noted that though many people … Continue reading

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The Final Word on Finals

Finals week is a dreaded reality for many students.  Surprise deadlines, group projects, and comprehensive exams can lead to a whole lot of stress. I went through nine years of college and that means I was a part of 16 … Continue reading

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Playing the Concentration Game

Do any of you ever find that it can be hard to concentrate? I know that I do.  There are times that I can get really focused on something and I just go.  Everything around me seems to just fade … Continue reading

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