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We are Ali

Even though I am not a native of Louisville, Muhammad Ali’s significance to this city – and indeed, to the world – has not escaped me.

I decided to attend his funeral procession via bike. Because biking is not my primary sport, I am not very confident on wheels. … Continue reading

Threads of Support

This past spring, the students in our middle-school Sunday school class tried a “feats of strength” activity involving thread. The challenge involved taking a long piece of thread and breaking it in half (karate sound effects optional), then putting those halves together and breaking two threads, then four, and so-on until the threads were unbreakable. Continue reading