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Yearly Archives: 2011

The List

For many, Thanksgiving is about a “list.” With the song Count Your Many Blessings in hand, we go about inventorying our lives for what we own and put “I’m thankful for…” before that item. In a wealthy society, we list things we enjoy that we’ve never had to live without. We thank God for color […]

When You Don’t Have the Bandwidth

In the internet age bandwidth refers to how much information can move online. But every person has a personal bandwidth. In life, three things determine what you can do at anytime. Time–if a task takes 1 hour and you have 10 minutes, you can’t do it. Opportunity–if you need to pickup a medical prescription and […]

Bitten by the Virus! (Part 1)

The latest news is the “once infallible” Apple line of computers got sick. A virus called MacDefender is making the rounds. While Windows users suffered through the virus-clean-patch cycle again and again, it seemed like Macs were immune. Apparently, the new-found popularity of Macs brought out the hackers. This post is not a comprehensive guide […]