I have been reading articles and posting comments for a few months now, so I thought I would post a little bit about myself.Serafin NunezBaton Rouge, LA USA7th grade Social Studies teacherI grew up…Continue
"Rei.com has very good checklists, but ultimately the "Ten Essentials" are a must. While nature may hold you "tenderly in her arms," she may also bash you over the head with a rock and leave you stranded."
"I have always been fascinated by nature, bushcraft, and pretty much anything outdoors. I had some bad experiences in the past with wildlife and have become a bit jumpy in the woods. I have a four year old daughter who is really enthusiastic about…"
"I'm 35 and have been doing the same. I owe on the house and my student loans finish up in 4 years (Public Service Loan Forgiveness). Other than those two, I have paid everything off... well, thanks to a kidney stone I own a hospital $2k now,…"
I have been reading articles and posting comments for a few months now, so I thought I would post a little bit about myself.Serafin NunezBaton Rouge, LA USA7th grade Social Studies teacherI grew up in the Baton Rouge area in a small town called Zachary. After high school, I worked construction for a couple years before moving to Lafayette to attend the University of Southwestern Louisiana (now called University of Louisiana...). Geaux Cajuns! I met my significant other in college. She and I…See More
"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…"