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A Blogging Break

Thank you for visiting my website! I am currently taking a hiatus from writing. Feel free to browse the site for old content anytime, day or night. You can search for something specific by using the search box on the right-hand sidebar, or view the tabs above for other categories. I do plan a brief… Continue reading A Blogging Break

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Laci: Elegant at Eleven

Today is my darling Laci Elizabeth’s 11th birthday. It seems like only yesterday she was two, running around and singing. and talking and getting into things! She is growing into a lovely young lady and I’m so thankful for her spunk, spirit, and personality. Here’s a look back: Open-mouthed and bright-eyed at One! Transcribing at Two! 🙂… Continue reading Laci: Elegant at Eleven

Theology

Theological Term of the Week: Sacerdotalism

This week’s term: Sacerdotalism – That division of Christendom which believes that the ordinances or other religious activities, constitute sacraments, and therefore have, in some measure, saving or keeping power.  Last week’s term: Neo-Evangelicalism – Participating in a new, modernized, or unorthodox evangelism. Instead of preaching the Gospel, and accepting spontaneous professions, they seek to extract… Continue reading Theological Term of the Week: Sacerdotalism

Theology

Theological Term of the Week: Neo-Evangelicalism

This week’s term: Neo-Evangelicalism – Participating in a new, modernized, or unorthodox evangelism. Instead of preaching the Gospel, and accepting spontaneous professions, they seek to extract professions through schemes and new messages foreign to the scriptures.  Last week’s term: Pedo-Baptists – Those who engage in the baptism of infants. This does not refer to any division… Continue reading Theological Term of the Week: Neo-Evangelicalism

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How to Make Wampum Out of Styrofoam™

  Wampum is short for wampumpeag, which is an Algonquian word meaning “string of white shell beads”. The Native Americans made wampum by boring a hole into shells and then strung on hemp or other plant fibers. They wore it as jewelry. Because it was valuable, it was often used as a unit of trade.… Continue reading How to Make Wampum Out of Styrofoam™

Theology

Theological Term of the Week: Pedo-Baptists

This week’s term: Pedo-Baptists – Those who engage in the baptism of infants. This does not refer to any division of Baptists. No Baptist church baptizes babies. Last week’s term:  Mystical Presence – Another view of the Lord’s Supper is known as the Mystical Presence. This view is that the body and blood are dynamically… Continue reading Theological Term of the Week: Pedo-Baptists

Theology

Theological Term of the Week: Mystical Presence

This week’s term: Mystical Presence – Another view of the Lord’s Supper is known as the Mystical Presence. This view is that the body and blood are dynamically present in the elements, though the personal Christ is in no way associated with the bread and wine, the Efficiency of His grace is present. He employs… Continue reading Theological Term of the Week: Mystical Presence