Monthly Archives: November 2005

Urban Legends?

Are these stories(found on a website of possible urban legends) TRUE or Christian urban legends? You be the judge! God relocates church: The story is about a congregation who wanted to relocate their church building. They had approached the owner … Continue reading

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Meet The Crazies!

As you may have guessed if you read my last post, my husband and I are indeed crazy! Not only do we win first prize for the speediest fast track relationship of the millennium(:, but we also freely embrace our … Continue reading

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Two Years Ago…

On this Thanksgiving, I can’t help but think back to the moment my life changed in the best way possible, forever. Two years ago yesterday, my husband and I went on our first date! We went to Fires of Brazil, … Continue reading

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The "Skinny" On Starbucks

I must admit that I am a self-proclaimed Starbucks addict. I buy a vanilla or holiday latte(pumpkin spice or gingerbread) about three times a week and may get a plain coffee in between those days as well. I feel more … Continue reading

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Broken

Tonight when I got home from school, I drove into the parking lot of our apartment complex and for some reason, sounded off my car alarm when I shut my door. Turning it off, I walked up the steps to … Continue reading

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In Flanders Fields

On this Remembrance Day or Veterans day, I want to remember a poem that all Canadians know well, even if many are not able to recite it by memory!(= It is written by Lt. Col. John McCrae of the Canadian … Continue reading

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Ubi Sunt Qui Ante Nos Fuerent?

Where are those who were before us? Thus, Ubi Sunt asks the ultimate question of our existence as we wander this earth. Like “Carpe Deum,” this medieval term challenges us to live life well but differs in that its focus … Continue reading

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Moments Pass By

I wrote this poem last week for a poetry class I am taking this semester. The style is reminiscent of Margaret Atwood, a Canadian novelist/poet who is one of my favorites! I like to emulate her! In the southern night … Continue reading

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Lord of the Dance?!(=

Rick and I got FREE tickets to see “Riverdance” tonight at the Fox Theatre! I’m sooo excited! As many people were, I was fixated with that show in the mid nineties when it was a new thing. I remember my … Continue reading

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