Posts from April 2013

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Overdrive

“You get up every morning From your alarm clock’s warning Take the 8:15 into the city There’s a whistle up above And people pushin’, people shovin’ And the girls who try to look pretty.” So sang Bachman Turner Overdrive in the early 70’s, bringing to light the feeling many people have about their daily existence. […]

The Robe

The Robe is a 1953 movie starring Richard Burton as Marcellus, a Roman military tribune. Marcellus is the commander of the unit in charge of the crucifixion of Jesus. The movie portrays the spiritual journey Marcellus goes through and how he changes from that first encounter with the crucifixion and the robe. Marcellus wins the […]

Family…

Family. The word itself could conjure up images of Wally and the Beaver-good times, nice parents, obnoxious kid down the street like Eddie Haskell. But family for some is more like The Addams Family, or the Bundy family on “Married with Children.” Not everyone came from a great family or enjoys family get togethers. I […]

Living Inside Out

There are two parts to a person-the inside and the outside-what they say and what they do. Many people can act one way but be thinking another. Or they varnish up the outside while the inside stays the same. Some are playing the role of “the great pretender-pretending that I’m doing well.” Goodness is an […]