Monthly Archives: April 2004


The LORD God planted a garden toward the east, in Eden; and there He placed the man whom He had formed. … While the earth remains, Seedtime and harvest, And cold and heat, And summer and winter, And day and … Continue reading

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Interesting thread at SlashDot about Ship of Fools new “e-church”.

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Do You Trust Your Elders?

bq. Hebrews 13:17 Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with grief, for this would be unprofitable for … Continue reading

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Book Meme

Based on the received client request, the presentation tier generates the appropriate response to a client request that it receives. From Core J2EE Patterns by Alur, Crupi, Malks Follow the herd: 1. Grab the nearest book. 2. Open the book … Continue reading

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Impressing God

I was thinking on the way to work this morning that there must be nothing more ridiculous and pathetic than human attempts to impress God. The most pathetic way, I think, is when we think we can put up a … Continue reading

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Why Worship God?

My pastor made a statement last Sunday that was intended to be a little bit provocative, and it was. He was preaching from Malachi 4 where the people are complaining that God isn’t smiting the wicked, and conclude that it’s … Continue reading

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Man plucks out own eye, quotes Bible

A local guy here in Sherman killed his family and mutilated their bodies. Now he’s plucked out his own eye while in jail, apparently taking Mark 9:47 quite literally. The story is that he went to the local hospital before … Continue reading

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Intellectual Property

I very rarely blog about technical things. But I am, after all, a geek by nature and by profession. I used to think of intellectual property as a pretty black-and-white issue. Downloading music is just like stealing. Copyright infringement is … Continue reading

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