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About PublicChristian

This blog was an active Christian Democrat site for a few years in the mid-oughts (around 2005). It seems to be coming back to life in late 2016.  I am still a Christian, but not a registered Democrat. The...

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Chelsea Update #3 – Mon July 31

Chelsea gets to go home today! The surgeon is pleased with her situation. And she’s looking and feeling a lot better, though apparently still with noticeable pain. Things that are supposed to be up are up, things that are...

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Books for a Desert Island

Someone at asked which five books I’d like to have with me if I were to be stranded on a desert island. Not an easy question. Here’s my answer. (Obviously part of my standard was sheer size, assuming...

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Big Beautiful Land

We really didn’t mean to ignore you all. We’re now back in Nebraska from our wonderful vacation: saw Santa Fe, Prescott, Phoenix, L.A. (Long Beach, ‘the valley’, Ojai, Santa Barbara), Chaco Canyon,...

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“A Little Baby Thing”

December 16, 2004 Here’s an old Christmas poem we love. We have it memorized and quote it together several times a year. It was written by a man C S Lewis admired very much, George MacDonald. They all were looking for a...

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Wish I’d Said That!

The truth can only be spoken by someone who is already at home in it; not by someone who still lives in falsehood and reaches out from falsehood to truth just on occasion.~Ludwig WittgensteinTweet

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