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Dr. Evil – Lent day 8

I think Mike Myers needs to do another Austin Powers movie, but from Dr. Evil’s point of view.  That way, Dr. Evil gets to be the star and Austin Powers appears minimally. Blockbuster gold. Can I get an amen?!? Evil … Continue reading

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REAL Grace

This past weekend, Dallas Cowboy linebacker Jerry Brown was killed in a car accident.  His teammate, Cowboy defensive lineman Josh Brent, was charged with intoxication manslaughter charges.  Brent was the driver.  The two had been close friends since playing college … Continue reading

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War is over

One of my favorite Christmas songs is by a guy who didn’t even believe in Jesus: John Lennon.  Do you know his song “Happy Xmas (War is Over)?”  Simple lyrics but it’s such a haunting song to me—singing the refrain … Continue reading

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Killer quote from @POTSC #POTSC

“A grace-flavored snow cone on a hot, judgmental day.” Mmmm…delicious. Check them out and be inspired to offer those kinds of snow cones. I mean!  Who doesn’t like a tasty snow cone?!? (The quote doesn’t match the picture because I … Continue reading

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Scarlet Letter Removers

Love this picture?  Me, too.  I got it from People of the Second Chance, a self-professed “global community of activists, imperfectionists and 2nd chancers committed to unleashing radical grace every day, in every moment, for everyone.”  (They’re the folks behind … Continue reading

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An amusement park of grace and forgiveness

Hi, my name is Brian and I’m a roller coaster-holic. OK, OK, it’s not like a go out of my way to travel specifically to ride roller coasters.  That’s what –holics do, right?  They go out of their way to … Continue reading

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Jesus gives away forgiveness like a box of newborn kittens

Jesus gives away forgiveness like a box of newborn kittens.  Have you ever seen anyone try to give away a box of newborn kittens?  They try to get rid of them like they’re on fire. Throughout the Gospels, Jesus is … Continue reading

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Chipotle is all you need–a post about haters

People always be talking about haters.  “Why you hatin’ on me?”  “You must have drank your Haterade today.”  “Haters gonna hate, but there’s always more to scrape.”*  These are all common phrases you hear people utter with this terminology for … Continue reading

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Bridezilla & Joe Paterno

“Christ didn’t ask us to be a perfect bride before loving us.”  A friend of mine said this in a sermon once.  This is different than human marriage, in that I needed to be in a place where I could … Continue reading

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Love Wins – chapter 7

Luke 15:11-32. Ever read it?  If not—AND if so—stop what you’re doing, ‘cause God’s about to ruin the image and the style that you’re used to. Sorry.  Had a Digital Underground moment there.   So, now that you’ve read Luke … Continue reading

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