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    Do you pledge the same allegiance?

    This week was a little rougher for me. I don’t normally share a lot about my personal life with people that aren’t super close to me but here it goes. Recently, I tried online dating. I went on a few dates. They were…interesting. One in particular was with a guy that revealed that he was agnostic. As soon as I heard that, the image of an ox carrying a teetering yoke appeared in my brain (if you’re familiar with the Bible, you get that). So I knew this wasn’t going to work. I didn’t say anything right away. But when he asked me out again a few days later, I…

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    Being on the other side of me.

    I wonder what it’s like on the other side of me… Self-awareness is not something that I think I’m that bad at. And I don’t mean to brag about that. If something has happened, I generally look at myself first, (my actions, words, ignorance) before I think of someone else being at fault. But I still feel like it’s something that I could work on – even the most aware person has habits or natural tendencies that they can’t even see. I want to know those things. Because you don’t know until you know, ya know? All of this comes up because we started a new series at my church…

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    Little Miss Can’t Be Wrong

    Remember that song by the Spin Doctors, Little Miss Can’t Be Wrong? We used to tease one of our friends in high school that that song was written for her because she was so stubborn. Do you have those people in your life…the ones that are right even when they are wrong? I know people that will argue with you just to do it. If you tell them the grass is green and the sky is blue, they will debate the exact shade of green and blue with you just to be the ones that are right in that conversation. You know them: the people that are always the ones…