I learned to type chatting on AOL Instant Messenger and playing MMOROGs like RuneScape and World of Warcraft.

What is a valuable skill you learned outside of school when you were young that serves you well as an adult? Where/how did you learn it?

Promotional pricing on our internet service expired. Most expensive option was to continue with our current plan. Second most expensive was to downgrade. Thanks to promotional pricing, it was actually cheaper to upgrade. What!?

What have you encountered in our strange economic system that makes no sense?

"The fundamental sin of all dominant classes has been the taking of unearned incomes. Political oppression has always been a corollary of economic parasitism, a means to an end. The combination of the two constitutes the largest and most continuous form of organized evil in human history." - Walter Rauschenbusch

I often wake up earlier on Saturdays than I do on work days. What does that tell you?

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I looked all over the apartment for my copy of The Picture of Dorian Gray only to realize I gave it away because I have it on Kindle. 🙄

I was very sad the other day. So I said, "Is that you, God?" Then tears immediately started coming out, and not in the way I normally cry. It was just tears without the crying if you know what I mean. I don't know how to describe what I was feeling in that moment, but it was something. 🤔

Anyways I immediately ruined it by thinking about it too hard so there's that.

I am looking for statistics on absentee ownership in the United States (or Texas or the world) as a sermon illustration. Anybody know where I can find that?

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English can be tricky sometimes. It can be understood through tough thorough thought, though.

I'm preaching this morning for the first time at a new church (they have an open pulpit) and I'm pretty nervous.

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Try an app for your phone and computer that reduces the blue light on your screens at night.

Three things that (surprisingly) turned out to be useful in an actual job:

1) Turabian formatting for research papers.
2) Texting quickly.
3) Always bringing my phone(s) with me to the bathroom.

I just started my day today by texting my dad "Happy Father's Day" and then emailing the local paper a grammatical correction on their article about the local Pride event yesterday.

Church, Abortion, Purity 

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Things in the real world are not two-dimensional, nothing is black and white, and everything has nuance. I feel like a lot of people would do well to remember this.

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@mike and @vishnu, I know y'all have been working on this, and I'm curious if there are plans to include more working class voices on The Liturgists?

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