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The mirror makers: A history of American advertising and its Creators

David Ogilvie was fascinated by eye patches. When he used a white, Russian model for his new Hathaway Shirt line in 1951, he decided to photograph the guy with an eye patch! The ad, he thought, would have story appeal. People would wonder how the guy got it and why he was wearing it. ‘It...

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Psalm 8

There is a sense in which Psalm 8 comes down to just one question asked of God by the psalmist: How in the world are you even able to see us at all?  Dwarfed by and mystified by the expanse of a starry sky on a cloudless night and long before there was such a…


Matthew 25:31-46

Why don’t we pay more attention to life as we live it?  Why do we miss so much?  In Matthew 25 both groups, sheep and goats alike, say they didn’t realize that the poor of the world represented Jesus. Both missed that connection. Ever noticed that before?  The righteous are not commended for spying Jesus…


Psalm 98

Comments, Observations, and Questions to Consider Psalm 98 is a stirring call to joyfully (and boisterously!) celebrate God’s reign over all creation.  It’s very similar to Psalm 96.  After all, both invite the listening congregation to sing a new song and each ends with God’s righteous judgment being a reason for jubilant singing.  Each psalm…