"I have no hobbies whatsoever. Never had. Never played a sport, or built anything. Not mechanically inclined. Not really creative. I work and go home to help keep the peace between my daughter and wife. But I live in my imagination. So you don't…"
"The quill is just the tool. You have to know the forms of writing first before you can really use one. That's calligraphy. There are many types of calligraphy, not all of them are flowery. Just look at the constitution…"
"I say waste of time. They're addictive and time consuming. And how are they helping you in life, other than a way to relax (or rev up for some)? I used to like them as a kid and try to keep my daughter from wasting her life…"
"Get your certificate or a degree in ESL. English as a 2nd Language is a great way to meet all kinds of people. A lot of people get a cert. or a degree in EFL (English as a Foreign Language) and go overseas to teach....companies…"
"Reading your last hate-filled response made me go out and by some chick-fil-a. I support them and Mr. Cathy anyway, but this thread tempted me so I had to have the chicken tenders and a salad....delicious!"
"You are assuming that the chick-fil-a is on the campus. It said the local chick-fil-a so I took that as one nearby but off campus. The school probably would have already acted if it was on campus. If it is off, as I thought then…"
"Barefoot, tank tops and shorts. I wear a shirt so I don't gross out my 10 yr old daughter. If o had a son I'd go shirtless. An elegant yet modern way to dress would be a preppy polo shirt, nice shorts or kahkis and some…"
"Ask them what laws were broken by chick-fil-a? Remind them that it is not part of academia nor is Parr of the campus and they have no basis to make any demands. They do have a right to protest the company, as customers. But…"
"If the congregation doesn't think that pastors have their own problems, then that's an issue with the congregation, not the pastor.
From what I gather, much loneliness for pastors comes from the problems created by being both close friend…"
"I would imagine a big problem would be that your foibles will be front-page news on the gossip circuit. But: do people really expect perfection?
Maybe some sort of confidential group? In such a case, with everyone's foibles on…"