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Self-Checkout

Mike and Darcy spent an hour weaving through the crowd at the grocery store to pick a few items. When they grabbed the final thing on their list, they made a b-line for the cashiers. “Hey, they have self-checkout,” exclaimed … Continue reading

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Alien Overlords, Sentient Robots and a Zombie Apocalypse, Oh My!

“I’ve done some figuring,” Carmen announced. Jerry looked over at Carmen, but decided silence as his wisest course of action. “According to sci-fi movies, humanity is doomed,” concluded Carmen. “Is that right?” asked Jerry. “Catastrophically so.” “That’s disconcerting,” said Jerry. … Continue reading

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A Sound Future

“We’re in serious trouble,” exclaimed Janet. She tossed her retirement portfolio across the kitchen table. “What wrong now?” asked Phil. He opened the fridge in search of a snack. “According to my calculations, we’ll be able to retire when we’re … Continue reading

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The Great Music Debate

Hal opened the car door and slipped into the passenger seat. Immediately his ears were assaulted by thumping pop music. Mason tapped out the rhythm on the steering wheel. “Nothing like awesome tunes for a road trip, eh?” asked Mason. … Continue reading

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Council Of The Grumpy Old Men

Every Tuesday afternoon at the local coffee shop, Mortie, Omar and Dave gathered for their weekly gab session. They referred to it as the Council of the Grumpy Old Men. “I was watching the news yesterday,” said Omar. “That was … Continue reading

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School Trip to the Thinks Gallery of Art

The Thinks Gallery of Art was the first field trip Ruby Ingval led as a teacher. Art was the true passion of Ruby’s life. She settled for teaching because of her insatiable need for food, clothing and shelter. Ruby quickly … Continue reading

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Daniel’s honesty

I’ve been spending my devotional reading in the book of Daniel. Once you past the great stories surrounding Daniel and his three friends you come to Daniel’s apocalyptic visions. I’ve always struggled with visions of the end times, mostly because … Continue reading

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