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Every year there seems to be a special theme or something prominent to catch the eye during the Christmas and winter season. One year it was polar bears and this year it seems it was a snowman. For a … more
I’ve never been one to make New Year’s resolutions. In fact, I usually scoff at the very concept of suddenly making a decision to change some aspect of one’s life, especially after a night … more
Fourteen-year-old Karthik Nemmani of McKinney, Texas, last month won the 91st Scripps National Spelling Bee by correctly spelling the word “koinonia.” With high-tech voice-to-text, auto-correct, … more
If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get healthier, you may already be taking the necessary steps, such as improving your diet and increasing your exercise. Of course, physical fitness is … more
Statistics say that only about 8% of people keep their New Year’s resolutions. Why so few? Perhaps it’s the kinds of resolutions we make. The “top ten list” includes things like getting … more
In 1967 the Beatles released a song called “Strawberry Fields Forever.” Written by John Lennon, one of four members of the group; the song was inspired from his childhood memories of playing in … more
Give Texans a few days of sunshine and an excuse to get away and off they go. Kilgoreite Martha Clark and 68 others from Kilgore, Longview and Palestine spent the last five days in Burnet County at … more
Dear Facebook, I know you’ve been under fire lately due to the Cambridge Analytica scandal (and the fact that your gobzillionaire CEO Mark Zuckerberg is reacting like a 16-year-old who just got … more
In Psalm 26, David claims to live with integrity before the Lord, and he invites the Lord to test him, to inspect his life, inside and out. I wonder how many of us would welcome God’s inspection. … more
Any reader who’s sent me an email knows I’m terrible about checking my email. The spam-to-real-correspondence ratio in my in-box is literally about 30-to-1, which makes for a lot of dreaded … more
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