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Something For The Teachers – ‘One More Day’

For all the teachers out there, if you haven’t seen this, chances are you’ll be shown it sometime or another.
A routine teacher’s welcome back day brightened up with a specially themed flash mob using One More Day as its inspiration.
Put the closed caption subtitles on to view all the return to teaching lyrics.


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Aeropress Inventor Alan Adler

This six-and-a-half minute inventor portrait features Alan Adler, creator of the Aeropress coffee maker and Aerobie flying disc.
He speaks about the love of design behind his creations, and the joy that people’s appreciation of them brings him.


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Power In The Blood – Sunday Songs

I’ve been listening to Amy Grant’s various hymns albums.
There are some interesting arrangements that maintain the integrity of the originals, rather than completely changing them.
Power In The Blood is one of the ones that she stays close to traditional.

This is a lyric video, so I’ll leave you to watch the words if you want.
The song uses three verses, there’s at least one other if you look around.


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Westminster Shorter Catechism – Lord’s Day 35

Westminster Shorter Catechism – Lord’s Day 35

Q & A 76
Q Which is the ninth commandment?
A The ninth commandment is, You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.*1

Q & A 77
Q What is required in the ninth commandment?
A The ninth commandment requires the maintaining and promoting of truth between man and man, and of our own and our neighbor’s good name,2 especially in witness-bearing.3

Q & A 78
Q What is forbidden in the ninth commandment?
A The ninth commandment forbids whatsoever is prejudicial to truth, or injurious to our own, or our neighbor’s, good name.*4

*1 Exodus 20:16; Deuteronomy 5:20.
*2 Zechariah 8:16; Acts 25:10; 3 John 12.
*3 Proverbs 14:5, 25.
*4 Leviticus 19:16; Proverbs 6:16-19; Luke 3:14.


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Worship As God’s Work Of Building Up The Church (via Hughes Oliphant Old)

Corporate worship: a divine work, a saving work of God.

It is the Holy Spirit who purifies our worship by his continual work of sanctification. As the Spirit purifies the worshippers, the worship is made pure. When we worship, having our minds enlightened by the Spirit, our lives cleansed by the Spirit, our wills moved by the Spirit, and our hearts warmed by the Spirit, then our worship is transformed from being merely a human work into being a divine work.
Hughes Oliphant Old, Worship, Westminster John Knox Press, 2002, pg 6.


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Sweet Potato Noodles

I got a liking for these when we were on a Paleo diet kick.
None of our local Asian stores carried them. I think they may be more of a Korean thing.
Now at Woolwoths. But the packets are a bit on the small side.



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Guy Annoys Girlfriend With Puns At IKEA

One of my daughters ordered me to watch this.
Anyone who regularly looks at this blog should know why.