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A Tickle in the Funny Bone

My first ebook, A Tickle in the Funny Bone, is a dozen of my humorous columns including all the April Fool’s ones and the hilarious responses. Readers’ comments: I had a good laugh at this one - still wiping away the tears! I like your sense of humour! I laughed all the way through. I...

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What the Angel Gabriel Saw

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One of my favorite poets is Violet Nesdoly, of Langley, British Columbia. I featured her Christmas poem some years ago and am posting it again. Here is her introduction and her Christmas poem: “Of all the characters in the Christmas story, God the Father is the One we think of the least. Of course we know that without Him the incarnation would never have happened. So how did He handle the gestation and birth of His only Son? I imagine that …

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Oh, Those Begats!

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Some churches hold seventy-hour Bible Reading Marathons during which volunteers read through the entire Bible aloud. All goes well until the reader comes to the “begats”, those long lists of forefathers. Densely packed with hard-to-pronounce names, readers stumble and make mistakes. In our private reading, when we come upon those genealogies in the historical books of the Old Testament and the Gospels, we tend to just scan over them or even skip them entirely. We consider genealogies of possible interest …

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