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Apr 3, 2014

Community Post: No More Beanbag Living

In a one room, white schoolhouse across the street from Bishop Baraga Catholic Church, six-year-old me scribbled the bonus word, “elephant,” on a spelling test. My correct spelling of the word was a complete accident. I pulled the ‘ol make-your-handwriting-as messy-as-possible-and-maybe-what-you write-will-resemble-the-correct-answer trick. My teacher, Mrs. Macintosh, deemed me gifted...
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Apr 2, 2014

Community Post: "No" to the Good, "Yes" to the Great

There it was: an offer I never expected, but always deeply desired. With it came recognition. I’ve craved pats on the back from people from as far back as I can remember. My parents always sought to encourage me not to seek such things out, but I craved it because...
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Apr 1, 2014

Community Post: "Wow!" Customer Service

“If someone forces you to go one mile, go with him two miles.” Matthew 5:41 In a recent Truth@Work roundtable, the first part of each meeting was a discussion about outstanding customer service. We had watched a video where Dan Cathy , Chick-fil-A’s president, explained their philosophy of providing a...
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Mar 31, 2014

Community Post: My Son Wears the Mask of God in His Work

“What else is all our work to God–whether in the fields, in the garden, in the city, in the house, in war, or in government–but just such a . . . [way] by which He wants to give His gifts in the fields, at home, and everywhere else? These are...
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Mar 29, 2014

Community Post Summary: Can Sports Have a High Calling?

For a writer, a bracket is that weird symbol { } found somewhere on the keyboard. For a carpenter, a bracket is what holds up a shelf. But for a basketball fan, a bracket is chart full of 64 names that is penciled in every March. The NCAA tournament is...
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Mar 28, 2014

Community Post: The Final Score

When my family and I relocated to Georgia last summer, we decided to order DirecTV for the first time. My husband was interested in the opportunity to watch more major league soccer. He and our 10-year-old son love the sport. I, too, was looking forward to the chance to watch...
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