In the early Church, Christians described their Creed, their summary statement of faith, as the symbolon, the “seal”, or “symbol of the faith”. In the ancient world, the Greek word symbolon typically described an object like a piece of parchment, a seal, or a coin that was cut in half and given to two parties. (Reminds me of a BFF necklace) It served as…

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Newnan is a 7-week old Labradoodle from Shelbyville, Tennessee.  And even though we have only been together for a few short days, I know this little (ok big) dog is going to bring me so much happiness. I have been looking for something to get my mind off cancer, not that it’s really possible, but something to help ease the pain.…

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It is early Sunday morning (3:00am) and our first scheduled appointment is Monday morning in Newnan, Georgia. We load the car that Saturday for the long 11-hour journey. By the time we hit the Georgia line we are all ready to have a little space to ourselves. We need sleep. So why then, you might ask, is it that we…

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It’s starting to be the time of year to hang out until the sun goes down, leaves dust the ground, and colorful pumpkins lined sporadically along the porch.  But the true beauty of fall lies in the spirit of your very own DIY! I know it’s not difficult this time of year to find holiday decorations, but here is a…

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