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Today’s reading was interesting. Both the OT and NT readings were challenging, but for different reasons. Mostly though, I don’t really understand what I’m reading in Genesis. That should become pretty clear after reading today’s post.

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What follows below are unfiltered, uncensored thoughts on my reading of Genesis 1-3 and John 1. You’ve been warned.

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I’ve never read the Bible. I’ve started a bunch of times, trying different methods, but I’ve never successfully read all the way through. Let’s see if we can remedy that.

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I hate “Seek The Old Paths.” It is a hateful, unholy and unhelpful publication that gets passed around conservative church of Christ circles. I don’t read it anymore, but in my masochism, I popped by there the other day and was confronted by a truly awful article about depression. In it, the author, a preacher from Fort Worth, Texas named Tom …

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I love coffee rings. What to some might be an annoying, ugly recognition of one’s sloppiness, I find to be a cool addition to any piece of paper. Seriously. Each ring is unique, but strikingly similar. The varying thickness of the line. The addition of a splatter or two. The incomplete ring that is just a hint of a spill. …

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One of my new friends and new favorite people is leaving town for a couple of months to head to the Middle East for work. I am sad about this reality, which is interesting to me for two reasons: This individual is a relatively new friend; I’ve known him for several years, but we’ve only recently come to be acquainted. …

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For the last couple of years, I’d been hung up on the point of worship. I didn’t really enjoy it anymore, because I didn’t understand why we were doing it. Three years ago, I wrote a post titled “Three Views of Worship,” and while I don’t necessarily disagree with what I wrote, it left me with a lingering question: who …

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In news that no one was expecting or cared to receive, I am attempting to revive ToddBlog.net. This attempt has been made numerous times over the years, the most recent was 18 months ago where I had a whopping THREE new posts before giving up the attempt. This time is sure to be a greater success, as I have FIVE …

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A couple of months ago, I asked my Twitter followers if they were going to hire a social media consultant, what would they want: education on how to use the tools, a strategy for implementation or a complete social media management solution. As one who prefers and promotes the first two and abhors the latter, I was shocked to hear …

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As we’re almost out of minutes in the Internet Cafe, I will link to Hayley’s recap on yesterday in Cabo. Click here to check it out. I will add the …

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After a couple of delays at the Wichita and Houston airports, Hayley and I landed safely and soundly in Mexico, ready to soak up the sun and consume large amounts …

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In two weeks, Hayley and I will be sipping margaritas, lying by the pool and frolicking (ok, I will probably the only one frolicking) on the beach in Cabo, Mexico. …

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If you’ve been on Twitter at all today, you’ve likely seen people tweeting about Old Spice’s YouTube videos of Isaiah Mustafa (the guy from the hilarious “I’m on a horse” …

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I just saw a commercial for Hyundai’s new “integrated marketing campaign,” in which customers and test-drivers will take center stage. The campaign, “Hyundai Uncensored,” puts cameras in the cars people …

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Well, friends (if there are any of you still around/subscribed), I have a big, blog-worthy announcement to make. I am no longer employed. Before feeling badly for me, allow me to explain. …

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One of the defining characteristics of our generation is our connectedness – or at least a perception of connectededness. Thanks to sites such as Facebook or Twitter, we can simultaneously …

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I had the wonderful opportunity to be invited to speak at Newman University yesterday about personal branding and social media. I had a great time and the room was packed …

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One of my co-workers placed this comic on my desk yesterday. I’m not a big LOL’er, but this one did it for me. I know it’s kind of dorky to …

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Hayley has her very own blog now. It’s amazing.

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