Daily Archives: March 1, 2009

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Bible Brief: Lamentations

It has not yet been put into final pdf format and when it does I will post a link, but I (finally) finished the Lamentations volume for the small pamphlets in the Bible Briefs series that Stephen Cook is editing! Since I think Lamentations is a rather good book for studying during Lent I thought I would go ahead and post my intro here. The audience for this series is Christian laity so don’t look […]

Belated photo posting: Mardi Gras

And not just a week late, these are from 2006, our last Mardi Gras in NOLA. This was also the first Mardi Gras after Katrina, so if you head over the photo set you will see people dressed with blue tarps (the house covering of choice provided by FEMA) and “vanilla extract” after Nagin’s comments about NOLA being a chocolate city (Mardi Gras Costume photo set).  

Paul Harvey, 1918 – 2009

Paul Harvey (September 4, 1918 – February 28, 2009) that great radio broadcaster has died. It is amazing to realize just how long his radio career was and I feel that now we will no longer know the rest of the story. I vividly remember one spring day when my mother was driving me up to Damascus to pick up my brother from high school (I must have been in 6th grade) and hearing him do […]