Tag Archives: religion

Who’s on first?

The LORD God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a suitable helper for him.”… So the LORD God caused the man to fall into a deep sleep; and while he was sleeping, … Continue reading

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‘But the greatest of these is love.’

I’ve never been fully pro- or fully anti-Valentine’s Day. Some people have strong opinions either way, but I’ve simply used the day as an excuse to enjoy myself with friends or a significant other. The core purpose, for me, is that … Continue reading

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On perfection

Anyone else have those things as a kid you assumed you’d grow out of when you became an adult, but found out as an adult that you don’t grow out of something unless you actively work on growing? Maybe that’s … Continue reading

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It doesn’t matter where you were

On this day every year, people obligatorily pose the question to friends on social media or in person of where they were on this day in 2001. If not a question, people will volunteer their own memories of where they … Continue reading

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Alphabet Series: Sex

Day Nineteen: Sex Let’s go full-on taboo today and talk about sex. Those of you who don’t know me are probably eager to hear me dish details, while those of you who know me are either A) cheering me on … Continue reading

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Why I’m a Baptist doing Lent: Aftermath

The season of Lent is over. If you read my post about participating in Lent this year, then you know that it was a new thing for me. Like any sporting event, writing assignment, workout regimen or group project, there … Continue reading

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The definitive ranking of America’s Easter candy

Part of the travesty of the Internet is that anyone can claim to be an expert on anything. So today, I declare myself an expert on a passion of mine: candy. You can trust me. A few weeks ago, Cory … Continue reading

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Why I’m a Baptist doing Lent

You’re moving out of the land of Monica’s comfort level. You’ve just stepped into…The Discomfort Zone. *cue Twilight Zone music* Since my college days, I’ve toyed with participating in the Christian act of Lent. I was raised in a Baptist … Continue reading

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