Category Archives: Personal

Reading Quiz Pegs Me

I did it — I took the quiz. Like Rico, Jim West, James Spinti, I too am a Obsessive-Compulsive Bookworm. Not quite sure if this is a good thing (I’m not sure whether “literati” sounds more ominous or more pretentious!), … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season… for Marking

Nothing like a big stack of papers to grade to get you in the Christmas spirit! The silence of this blog is due to the heap of marking I have to get done in the next week. If you are … Continue reading

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Global Warming Sounds Good Right Now…

It’s stinking cold up here in northern Alberta (Michael Pahl concurs). We’re going through a bit of a cold snap with temperatures around -25 degrees Celsius (that’s around -13 F for you Americans). We’ve also had a tonne of snow. … Continue reading

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Back from SBL

I got back from Washington late last night to cold blizzard-like conditions in Edmonton. I could barely see the car ahead of me on the short highway trip into town from the airport. I was exhausted. I dragged myself out … Continue reading

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Off to Washington…

I am flying to Washington shortly. While I may post a bit about the conference from Washington, don’t count on it! 🙂 While I am away, I am going to run a little “Best of Codex” series. These are posts … Continue reading

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Musings on A Generous Orthodoxy

I recognize that this “theological” post is a bit off-topic for my blog (it has nothing to do with potties or Hebrew tattoos! :-)), but I figured I could branch out every once and a while! My small group has … Continue reading

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2007 Rugby World Cup Tickets On Sale

So, if you are thinking of buying me a Christmas present, you can always buy me some tickets to the 2007 Rugby World Cup since tickets go on sale today. Of course, you would have to buy me airplane tickets … Continue reading

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God’s Coming Kingdom…

As someone who has a couple pet rabbits, I couldn’t help but want to post this picture (and, no, they are not food, but companions to the lion cubs!). 6 The wolf shall live with the lamb, the leopard shall … Continue reading

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Mac Woes…

My poor Macintosh G4 Dual has been sick. 🙁 I’ve been without my Mac (and without Accordance Bible Software!!) since the power supply died over one month ago. I figured, “no problemo, I’ll just go an pick up a new … Continue reading

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I’m Cool… Really (Nerd Test Shatter my Ego)

Well, I decided to take the nerd test to demonstrate to the masses just how cool I am (Of course I’m cool — I like U2 and Mac Computers). But, alas, I too am a nerd… but at least I … Continue reading

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