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Angels: “Sore Afraid” (1st of 4)

Angels weren’t any more common before Jesus’ time than they are now.  Parents weren’t normally informed of their upcoming pregnancy by supernatural revelation any more than we are. Yet the life of Jesus was replete with angels. The priest Zechariah … Continue reading

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Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory

by John Darrow Recently I took a hike with some friends up into the Cascade foothills (western Washington State) on a Saturday afternoon, to a place called “Summit Lake.” The weather forecast was iffy, but it turned out to be … Continue reading

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Intelligent Design: God’s delight in the ridiculous (birds)

  Above: Vogelkop Superb Bird of Paradise (found only on the island of New Guinea) performs a mating ritual–if that’s what it is. If you want to scare a prospective date to death, this is the way to do it. … Continue reading

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Intelligent Design: Leafy Sea Dragons

Jerry and I were wending our way through the South Pacific section of the Aquarium of the Pacific. Tanks lined the wall and cylindrical tanks dotted the center of the long, curved hallway. We’d seen marvelous things: a puffin that … Continue reading

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This is the Year Of Everything Chinese! 今年 这是 关于中国的一切 For three months, my husband Jerry and I taught English to students from the People’s Republic of China. 三个月来,我的丈夫杰瑞和我为来自中华人民共和国的学生教授英语。 We had a great time together!  我们一起度过了愉快的时光。 We took some of … Continue reading

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America blessed again: Mid-Term Elections 2018

Once again the miracle: a peaceful rearrangement of national power on the basis of the votes of individual citizens. Early voters wait in line in Cincinnati, Ohio on Sunday, November 4. John Minchillo/AP Galleria at Sunset, a mall in Henderson, … Continue reading

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New links

LINKS ADDED (this page, lower right): I have finally fixed the link to my former blog His Scribe and at a friend’s suggestion added links to all my published books. Here’s the list chronologically: Jessica’s Journal, my first book, is … Continue reading

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