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Menu Plan Monday

October 31, 2011 by


Alte Monday — Baked chicken legs, fresh bread, green beans Tuesday — Dirty rice and tomato salad Wednesday — Beef-veggie stew and dumplings Thursday — Apple-onion-raisin pork chops with mashed potatoes Friday — Carrot-parsnip-potato soup   Terri Monday- Cottage pie Tuesday- Tacos Wednesday- Black bean soup Thursday- Baked Chicken, rice, cabbage Friday- Mushroom-swiss sliders, slaw, […]

Ex 7-9

October 31, 2011 by


(Based upon the ESV chronological Bible reading plan.) Exodus 7 Moses and Aaron Before Pharaoh 1And the LORD said to Moses, “See, I have made you like God to Pharaoh, and your brother Aaron shall be your prophet. 2 You shall speak all that I command you, and your brother Aaron shall tell Pharaoh to […]

Muslim students at Catholic colleges

October 30, 2011 by


‘Our human rights have been violated’: Muslim students accuse Catholic University in 60-page dossier Muslim students at the renowned Catholic University have complained their human rights have been violated by the college. They have accused education chiefs of banning them from forming a Muslim student group and failing to provide prayer rooms without Christian symbols. […]

Food price inflation

October 30, 2011 by


The folks at the USDA released their projections for 2011/2012-food price inflation. The bad news is that feeding ourselves will cost ~4% more in 2011. The good news is that USDA thinks prices will rise only ~2.5% next year. I shop (I hate it). My food inflation is closer to 10%. It depends on what […]

Are men morally superior?

October 30, 2011 by


Continuing from a previous thread-derailment: You seem to be implying that women are more burdened by temptations to sin than men are and therefore need extra guidance/direction/supervision than a man. Does anything in Catholic theology support that conclusion? Not for the former, but for the latter. Men are supposed to be the spiritual leaders (which […]

Shattering the Ego

October 30, 2011 by


Lord God of our Fathers: God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob; God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ: Open our eyes to see your hand at work in the world about us. Deliver us from the presumption of coming to this Table for solace only, and not for strength; for pardon only, and not […]

Ex 4-6

October 30, 2011 by


(Based upon the ESV chronological Bible reading plan.) Exodus 4 Moses Given Powerful Signs 1Then Moses answered, “But behold, they will not believe me or listen to my voice, for they will say, ‘The LORD did not appear to you.’” 2The LORD said to him, “What is that in your hand?” He said, “A staff.” […]

Breastfeeding and the Christian mother

October 29, 2011 by


Many Christian women struggle with how to feed their infants in the context of a modern society that deems the breast a solely sexual object, even within the setting of the church. But it is worth noting that the Bible speaks of the infant at the breast, not being poured milk from a gourd. Thus, […]

The Aspergery Alpha

October 29, 2011 by


Spock versus Captain Kirk Sheldon versus Leonard Munch versus Elliot Guy versus Robin Heathcliff versus Linton Vorenus versus Anthony

Ex 1-3

October 29, 2011 by


(Based upon the ESV chronological Bible reading plan.) Exodus 1 Israel Increases Greatly in Egypt 1 These are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob, each with his household: 2Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, 3Issachar, Zebulun, and Benjamin, 4Dan and Naphtali, Gad and Asher. 5All the descendants of Jacob […]