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Affluence and Guilt

There is always someone worse off than us, someone we can compare ourselves to and feel blessed by comparison.

But comparison has a downward edge. 829 more words

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Cheapskate Religion

I think most of us have seen the report that asked waitresses which group of patrons at their restaurant they least liked to wait upon. 643 more words

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Awful Good Friday

It’s an annual tradition of mine to reflect upon Christ’s experience on Good Friday.

But in the Jewish mind, each day began at sunset and lasted until the following sunset. 863 more words

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Descent Into Fear, Part 2

Fear is a tormenter and a tyrant.

Because we all carry our fears inside of us, we take them everywhere we go and, no matter what we do, fears are still there when we are done. 655 more words

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The First Christmas After

I’ve had some emotionally hard Christmas seasons before.

Joblessness, unresolved work conflicts, adult children issues, etc. were each hard in their own way.

But the first Christmas after losing my dad was in a league of its own. 622 more words

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Sony and the North Koreans

I was in a theater several weeks back when a preview of The Interview came on the screen.

The comedy is about two American television journalists who are lightweights and total goofballs. 639 more words

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Awesome, No-Money-Needed Christmas Gifts

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are now over.

But we’re still feeling the pressure and have people that are difficult to please.  Which raises the question: 834 more words

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