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Life Imitates Art

A few months ago, Wendy and I acquired a wonderful work of art by our friend Mat Kelly. It’s now hanging in our dining room where I get to appreciate it every day. On our guys weekend at the lake … Continue reading

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A Personal and Artistic Stretch

As an artist, it’s always good to stretch yourself. Tonight I start rehearsals as director of the holiday show for our community theatre. “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” has become a Christmas classic. Set in the early 1950s, it’s the … Continue reading

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A Lesson in Asaph’s Unique Lyric Style

But as for me, I will always proclaim what God has done; Psalm 75:9a (NLT) If jazz is playing in the background and I hear Louis Armstrong playing the trumpet, I know it. If an electric guitar solo is being … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Hosea 1

When the Lord first began speaking to Israel through Hosea, he said to him, “Go and marry a prostitute, so that some of her children will be conceived in prostitution. This will illustrate how Israel has acted like a prostitute by turning against … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Matthew 12

“Let me tell you something: Every one of these careless words is going to come back to haunt you. There will be a time of Reckoning. Words are powerful; take them seriously. Words can be your salvation. Words can also … Continue reading

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Original Works Night

Wendy and I had another fun weekend. On Friday night it was a theatre date as Theater Central produced a very interesting show called Amber Waves. Last night was “Original Works Night” at our church. It’s pretty cool. Artists, Musicians, … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Exodus 26

"Make The Dwelling itself from ten panels of tapestry woven from fine twisted linen, blue and purple and scarlet material, with an angel-cherubim design. A skilled craftsman should do it." Exodus 26:1 (MSG) I own an electric bass that was hand-made … Continue reading

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