Life in a Computerized Age

Cory Blog, Thoughts

We’re all moving, living, and operating around computers. Disks spin. Fans go ’round. Type type type. Send money. Buy goods. Surf. Browse. Crunch numbers. Crunchy keyboards. Blinking lights. Data zooming. Click click. Click. It’s a busy world. Set in the middle of a computer-revolving company, I see everybody and their mom pushing these buttons. There’s mister IT specialist over there …

FindingChurch.net and the 300

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Over four million children in Ethiopia are without parents, left to sickness and death when people do not step in. That is why my wife and I have decided to adopt a child from Ethiopia. We have always wanted to adopt and there is no better time than the now. One is destined for us and we are destined for …

The First Days…

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After a couple months of waiting, I finally started my day job…probably the best first day a person like me can have. After being shown the ropes, I cleared out my “office”, what I called “the dungeon” (the A/V room with hardware from the 70s stored inside). Many trash bins and trips to the “auction” pile later, 8am to 4pm …

If Today Was a Dollar

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If today was a dollar…I’d have fifty. Earlier I had an interview at a local credit union, and it was a success. New shirt. New tie. Clean pants. Trimmed beard. Among the many Great things that aided in my good day, there was one small, maybe even unnoticed factor to my success… Polished Shoes. After digging my black leather shoes …

He does what He needs to do….

Cory Blog, Thoughts

Like many, I’m sick of the word change and even sicker of politics on TV & posted in people’s yards. I don’t believe in being anti-political, but you know when something becomes overpowering-like drinking too much coke or riding the Magnum too many times… Everyone’s been talking about change. But I always come back to the real story, which never …

Somethings New

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I know we’re gonna meet someday in the crumbled financial institutions of this land there will be tables and chairs pony rides and dancing bears there’ll even be a band ’cause listen after the fall there’ll be no more countries no currencies at all we’re gonna live on our wits throw away survival kits trade butterfly knives for adderal and …