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Book Review: A Walk in the Woods, by Bill Bryson

Book Review: A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail, by Bill Bryson Broadway Books, 1998. 274 pages, $15.99 I love hiking, camping, fishing. Anything outdoors, really. Most of my outdoor adventuring is restricted to summers when … Continue reading

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What’s the point? Made to worship

Made to worship Camping in San Diego County is usually not a particularly chilly affair, even in winter. It was January and my oldest son, Ryan, and I were camping in the nearby mountains. His Cub Scout pack was attending … Continue reading

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All who are weary: Crazy busy

Crazy busy Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy. Exodus 20:8 One final thought before we leave the twin topics of being still and keeping the Sabbath. I was in a youth ministry meeting recently at church and my … Continue reading

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Book review: Wild, by Cheryl Strayed

Book review: Wild, by Cheryl Strayed In 1995, 27-year-old Cheryl Strayed found herself husbandless, motherless, and adrift in a sea of guilt and pain. Abandoned by her father at a young age, her mother, the very heartbeat of her life, … Continue reading

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