I've been lurking around here for a few weeks, and I have to say this site is amazing, I work as a wildland firefighter during the summers and train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA during the winter. I'm…Continue
"I had a fabulous time ten years ago, visiting with a bunch of my coworkers, with great deals though travelzoo.com. Then last year I popped up to Northern Ireland and hung out in Belfast for the day. I'd wanted to do one of the cab tours through…"
"Jealous as well. I spent 7 days or so in Ireland back in 1990 or so. I backpacked all over Ireland and mainland Europe. If you are going by yourself I would recommend staying in hostels. That's what I did. I saw people of all ages and it is…"
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Coin Collecting, Working Out, etc.
The Walking Drum and anything else by Louis Lamour.
Harvey, Gladiator, Rio Bravo, A Tall Tale.
Rev. Horton Heat, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard,
The Rat Pack.
You are Strong, Become Stronger.
It's a 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half pack of cigarettes. It's dark and we're wearing sunglasses.
If I can't move heaven, I will raise hell
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Hey there Mtn. Welcome to AoM. Also, thought I'd give you a friendly invite to check out my new group The Great Debate. It's the one with the colorful galaxy picture. It's also the most active group on AoM at the moment. In any case, great to have you aboard.
"The fetishization of old timey stuff throws me. Just got a real bowler, from my grandfather's cache, and it's uncomfortable as hell.
The old days really were pretty crappy as people didn't know any better. Throughout the last…"
"What exactly is it what you are trying to do? Is this a roleplay thing or do you actually want to learn skills? The things you are talking about take time to learn. People went through year long apperenticeships to learn things like blacksmithing or…"
Hello, I am recently returning to these forums after a couple of years with a new-found interest in old world traditions and community building.I want to combine these two interests by forming a fraternal order for young men to be part of a positive group. Because most young men don't have a lot of disposable income the idea would be to facilitate their practical, rather than financial, contributions to their communities. We would try out and practice old world skills such as blacksmithing,…See More
"I prefer the ESV. I am a theology student and so the "essentially-literal" translation is useful to me since the Bible is the bulk of my research material. For my own personal devotions though I have enjoyed using both the NIV and NLT. As…"
"There are many, many theories about what you are asking. Simply put, your question boils down to the purpose of the atonement, or "why did Jesus have to die?". I wrote a brief (2 page) essay on the subject for a theology class which was…"