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Pastor Appreciation Revisited

Note from Dan: The following article was originally written and posted in 1999. As of June, 20011 (when I did some updating and remodeling on the site) this is the #6 most read article on the entire CaseStudies site (#5 … Continue reading

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Pastor Appreciation…Month?

Note from Dan: The following article was originally written and posted in 1997, when CaseStudies was still in diapers. In fact, this was one of the first articles posted here. As of June, 2011 (when I did some updating and … Continue reading

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Parts is Parts (but I really need another spark plug)

One of the things that I’ve always been good at is making things work without all of the necessary parts. They may not look the best, or work as well as we’d like, but sometimes being able to get to … Continue reading

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The Saga of Number Twenty-Four

Try for a moment to imagine this scenario: You stand in line at a fast-food joint for nearly thirty minutes waiting to place your order. Finally, you place your order, pay for it, and are issued a receipt. Then, instead … Continue reading

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Miles ‘o Piles

As I’m writing this, I’ve just finished several hours of straightening, cleaning, and shoveling here in my home office. Part of that time was spent doing some much needed housekeeping on my computer, where I found my hard drive running … Continue reading

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Living in a Linear World

I took an IQ test a couple of days ago. I think I passed. I’m not completely sure, because every definition of “intelligence quotient” (IQ) that I’ve found so far is so convoluted and complex that it’s not understandable. This … Continue reading

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More Than A Father

Note from Dan: The following was written and originally posted in June, 1998. While updating the site in 2006, I rewrote some of the articles to make them “fresher,” but felt moved to leave this one alone. I think you’ll … Continue reading

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Look at the Label

I was in the midst of my usual routine this morning, feeding the cats, so that I can pour my first cup of coffee unassisted. I reached for the can of cat food, and said “whaddaya think guys, how does … Continue reading

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Mews at Eleven

Working in the media is a strange and sometimes wonderful career. There’s always something interesting going on, thanks to advertising agencies, who spend untold thousands of dollars trying to get a little free publicity for their clients. TV and radio … Continue reading

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Ode to an Organ

Sharon and I spent the day Saturday at an auction. That, in and of itself, isn’t particularly newsworthy information – we go to auctions as often as we’re able to. Being the king and queen of the low bid, we … Continue reading

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