Aug 242014

I was only peripherally aware of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge until my friend Eric nominated me and several other folks at church, and my pastor David voluntold me I was doing it. Heh. Glad to, David, though you’re on a rather short list of people who could actually compel me to! For the record, [...]

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Aug 222014

You ever notice that the best restaurants don’t have a complicated menu? They have one or two or three things that they do very well, and they leave other things to everyone else. They don’t lose the plot. Ace Frehley doesn’t lose the plot. A perfectly-made cheeseburger isn’t complicated, but sometimes it’s just what you [...]

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Aug 212014

Problem: Second-generation Honda Odyssey EX air conditioner front fan won’t work; rear fan blows warm air. Likely solution: replace transistor assembly, Honda part #79330-S84-A41, under the dash in the passenger footwell. Three screws out with a stubby Phillips; unplug wiring harness; replug wiring harness into new part; three screws in. Done. (Tip: Remove the screw [...]

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Aug 202014

You may remember me talking a bit about Bill Istad last Christmas. Bill is a formerly homeless man who my church is supporting on recovering his life. Bill was baptized tonight. He wanted to be immersed, and we don’t have a baptistry at Good Shepherd. Thanks so much to our friends at The Rock Family [...]

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Aug 192014

We need a productive and fruitful conversation on the increasing militarization of police forces. We need a productive and fruitful conversation on police forces and race. We can accomplish none of the above without first stopping a city of more than 20,000 people from tearing itself to pieces. President Obama, this is sustained civil unrest [...]

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