“Daddy, Ebenezer not sick anymore?” “No sweetie, he isn’t sick anymore.” Ebenezer was more than just a pet cat. He was a symbol of my developing adult life. I got Ebenezer when I lived in Dallas. My Aunt Debbie and Uncle Rick knew of a neighbor who had a new litter of kittens. They knew …
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Wedding gifts, part 1
Well, the loot is in. (I’m sorry, my wife has informed me that that’s not the right attitude.)
Pop culture and the Canon
Guest reader Sarah’s comment on my blog post about movies referenced in Christian books got me to thinking.
So I get not one, but two priceless phone calls from solicitors yesterday.
The Year of Our Lord, 1973
I’ve always been a little strangely fascinated with my birthyear. I know that sounds narcissistic, but you’ll have to take my word on this. I don’t collect historical tidbits of the year 1973 for any egotistical reason. It’s just plain old vanilla obsessive compulsive disorder. The following are facts I’ve collected about this year, organized …