Archives December 22, 2012

Scripture nails the lie of Complimentarianism

Reading tweets this morning I read: @theglenmarshall Angel goes straight to Mary.  Ignores Joe & Mary's dad who really should have given their permission 1st.  Way to subvert patriarchy Gabe. But reflecting a little more on that, it goes way farther than simply undermining the cultural phenomenon of patriarchy: it completely blows apart class, culture…

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Royal Marines Prayer

The Royal Marines Prayer O eternal Lord God, who through many generations has united and inspired the members of our Corps, grant your blessing, we beseech you, on Royal Marines serving all around the Globe.   Bestow your crown of righteousness upon all our efforts and endeavours, and may our laurels be those of gallantry and…

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42 Cdo RM Carol Service

It was a pleasure to welcome the boys of 42 Cdo to S. Mary the Virgin, Bickleigh today. 400 Royal Marines into a small church does go! Mortar Boys were the Choir.   The singing was... lusty. The chorus to O Come gtting progressively more shouty. The Silent Night far from peaceful, but it was all…

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Progress

This morning sees me at 87.3kg - and the excellent MyFitnessPal system has momentously dropped by daily calorie goal to 1600Kcal a day, so it's going to be harder now. The reason it is going to be harder is this: food obsesses me. Hunger, Blood Sugar (I have been an Insulin-dependent diabetic for the past…

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