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The Art of Cool From One Who Knows*

[From the archives.] Aspirations Growing up, I wanted to be one of the cool kids. I wasn’t, but at times it was what I wanted more than anything else. The guys played sports well; I was picked last or close … Continue reading

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Being Treated Like Royalty

[This is the third post in what inadvertently became a three-part series on the theme on royalty. Here are part one and part two.] *** When I was a kid, I had all sorts of dreams about becoming great. I’d dream … Continue reading

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Owning Your Lust

Suppose an attractive member of your church walks in on the men’s Bible study one morning and strips off her clothes and then dances in a very sexual manner. Is she responsible if men lust after her? What if some … Continue reading

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Food Styling and a Mouthful of Marbles

[This first appeared as a guest post I wrote for Rachel Stone’s blog last summer. She writes great stuff about faith and food and social justice, sometimes all at once!] Stylish Food My wife and I like to watch Food … Continue reading

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Here I Come to Save the Day!*

[A couple weeks ago Adriana over at Classic Quest told me I should tell this story. It seemed appropriate to schedule it to follow yesterday’s post on heroes and rescuing people from danger.] *** The Cliffhanger When I was eleven … Continue reading

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