Daily Archives: August 6, 2017

The Fruits Of The Spirit And The Tree Of Life

[Note:  For my Christian living class this year at preteen camp [1], I gave an interactive talk on the relationship of the fruits of the spirit with the Tree of Life.  This post is a written version of that talk … Continue reading

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Book Review: In The Presence Of Mine Enemies

In The Presence Of Mine Enemies:  The Civil War In The Heart Of America:  1869-1863, by Edward L. Ayers Although I have some questions about the author’s framing of his narrative, which stops abruptly just before the Battle of Gettysburg, … Continue reading

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Book Review: This Republic Of Suffering

This Republic Of Suffering:  Death And The American Civil War, by Drew Gilpin Faust This is an interesting book, and one that comes from the president of Harvard University and a long time and well-regarded professor of history.  At its … Continue reading

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