Monthly Archives: June 2013

Pentecost 6

I’m not a huge basketball fan, but over the last couple of years Doan and I have watched the NBA finals. I’ve been disappointed by the outcome both years, if only because I tend to like Kevin Durant and Tim … Continue reading

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Pentecost 5

Pierre, Pedro, Petrus, Piotr, Peru, Peador, Pathra, Phero, Kephas, Kefa, however your language pronounces his name, St. Peter was quite a guy. His life story is, more or less, told in the Gospels and Acts, and St. Paul mentions him … Continue reading

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Pentecost 4

So “a dog walks into the post office and says, “I want to send a telegram,” and the guy says, “OK, what do you want to say?” And the dog says, “I want to say, ‘Woof woof. Woof, woof, woof. … Continue reading

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Pentecost 3

When I was a kid, the greatest magician in the world was David Copperfield. Forbes magazine called Copperfield the most commercially successful magician in history, his 40 million tickets sold and gross profits of over 3 billion dollars make him … Continue reading

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Pentecost 2

“Eugene Theodore Polley was born in Chicago on Nov. 29, 1915. During World War II Mr. Polley, on loan from Zenith, worked for the United States military on bomb fuses and ship-detecting radar. After the war, as TV sets began … Continue reading

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