Monthly Archive: April 2008

Lace, part two

Well, I’ve just gotten off the phone with my mother, and I’ve got some information that changes the first Lace post. Tragically, there is no more of “the real stuff.” It’s just…gone. My mother doesn’t have any. She says my…
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[There’s an update to this post because now we have more information. Link at the bottom.] My grandmother came home from school at age ten to crochet hats for her family to sell. They needed the money. It was New…
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Jesus as shepherd

Ivy has pointed out to me that Jesus talks about shepherding from the vantage point of someone surrounded by shepherding but not actually experienced in it. Personally, I’ve always wondered why he didn’t tell parables that involved any carpentry metaphors,…
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