The Wake Up Call – 27 December 2012

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The Wake Up CallThe Wake Up Call –
27 December 2012

Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…

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Today is the birthday of author Sarah Vowell (b. 1969).
Read our review of her recent book Unfamiliar Fishes
*** Books by Sarah Vowell

 

“When our Lord says, we must be converted and become as little children, I suppose he means also, that we must be sensible of our weakness, comparatively speaking, as a little child.” – George Whitefield, Methodist preacher, born on this day 1714.
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Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!

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