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Apocalypse Amigos: “Seeking a Friend for the End of the Earth”


“Seeking a Friend for the End of the World” has some surprisingly good news for Christians, once you get past the rioting neighbors and the raunchy restaurant. Continue reading

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Use state reading and math tests as a youth program metric? Are you kidding? Spent some time today with earnest friends who really care about measuring their youth programs‘ effectiveness. Academic advancement of at-risk youth is a major goal. They thought they … Continue reading

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At long last, James’ and Carlene’s restaurant list …


By popular demand, the “where do you guys go out to eat?” list. Only local right now … we’ll add some of our out-of-town favorites soon. New on that list: Firebox in Hartford, Connecticut, where we had our anniversary dinner this … Continue reading

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Hats off to Mom!


Inscrutable, astonishing, always able to accomplish more than they themselves let on … Thanks, mom, for reminding us how strong we all are and how great we can be. Continue reading

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Who should sacrifice to meet urgent needs?


Some of my friends have taken umbrage at the cost of the royal wedding in the face of the recent — and continuing — crisis in Japan. “Why don’t they send even $1 million of what the wedding cost to … Continue reading

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