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Surviving the Storm

Surviving the Storm

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Caleb Julin Columnist Guys, have you been outside recently? Have you heard the birds singing each morning or seen the cherry blossoms? Have you felt the sun warming your skin or suddenly been struck by a strong desire to cancel your plans and lay out in the grass?   If you haven’t experienced even […]

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Glimpses of Glory

Glimpses of Glory

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Caleb Julin Columnist God made man from the mud, why shouldn’t man see fit to crawl through it? If you’ve known me for any stretch of time, I’m sure you know that I am an avid outdoorsman who doesn’t mind getting a little dirty. You name the outdoor activity, and the odds are that […]

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Lessons learned by leaving the Shire

Lessons learned by leaving the Shire

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Caleb Julin Columnist You might have seen in the news the other day that Jan. 27 was the 70th anniversary of the liberation of prisoners from the Auschwitz prison camp in 1945. Browsing through the pictures taken from that dreadful camp, one cannot help but wonder why God could possibly have allowed such a thing […]

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From whiningly wallowing to worshipfully willing

From whiningly wallowing to worshipfully willing

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Krista Elsten Guest Columnist You know what I hate?  I hate going to church.  No, really.  I hate it. Some of you might say, “but aren’t you an RA?” or “how can you really call yourself a Christian?” depending on which side of that spectrum you’re on.  Your questions remain, and I still hate church.  […]

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How to win an Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

How to win an Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Ashley Coker Staff Writer If you do not hide out in your parents’ basement for the entire month of December, you have almost certainly been introduced to the infamous ugly sweater contest. If, by some miracle, you have been spared  exposure to this highly disturbing trend, the idea is simple: you try to find […]

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