My Favorite Sandy Koufax Story

Back in 1965 Sandy Koufax refused to pitch in the first game of the World Series because it fell on Yom Kippur, a Jewish high holy day. [ Read More ]

Chocolate at Church [PODCAST]

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Diane tells the story of someone bringing chocolate to church. It might surprise you, but it caused quite a commotion. [ Read More ]

Palm Sunday

Do paper airplanes and church mix well? There’s only one way to find out. [ Read More ]

Holiday Sweets: So Many Traditions

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When and why did the candy cane originate? How many different religions and cultures enjoy gingerbread and marzipan during the holidays? How do these traditions make us more the same than different? These and other tantalizing questions will be addressed below. Read on, my sweets. [ Read More ]

Hilarious Church Sign

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On my way to work this past rainy Monday morning, I saw this cute church sign and it made me smile… [ Read More ]

Avoiding Traps [PODCAST]

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Nikola tells a funny true childhood story about one Sunday at church. He offers advice on how to avoid traps to the whole community. [ Read More ]

Blizzard Hazard

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While we were stuck inside during a blizzard, we noticed on the TV screen a running list of public and religious school closings. The severity of the storm became apparent when the message read: “Gate of Heaven – Closed.” [ Read More ]

Faith Healing Children

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As a primary school teacher, I get to help the nurse deworm children who have parasites. I dispense the medicine in the classroom by getting the children to fall in line and dropping tablets one by one into their open mouths. [ Read More ]

Church Mascot

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Our church has this built-in mascot which I find really cute. You need to find the right angle though. [ Read More ]

Radio Interference [PODCAST]

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Leanna tells a story about a time she was working in radio and she was having some technical difficulties with… radio interference. [ Read More ]

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