Posts made in February 27th, 2012

Lent?

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Ok, so here’s a few thoughts I’ve got on Lent. The whole idea is to give up something that separates you from God, right? A lot of people have different opinions on the matter. Some people will devoutly give up certain things for 4o days and others say “well if God gave me all of these things, why would He want me to give it up?”. Growing up, Lent was never something that my family practiced. I have nothing against it, and I’m not a firm believer in it either. But when a friend here at Eastern told me that he saw it as more than just giving up material things, I was interested. For instance, a lot of people are too judgmental, or struggle with different temptations. Or maybe you have too much stress in your life and need to let God...

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3-Course Meal for the Price of $1

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3-Course Meal for the Price of $1

Food. For those of you who haven’t read my previous posts, I live on campus in a dorm called Hainer. This residence hall is the oldest, but what we lack in image we make up for in community. Last night we had a building-wide activity called a Progressive Dinner. Each hall or floor was in charge of providing for a certain course of the dinner, and then we all came together to enjoy the fresh food and company of fellow students. The night started off with drinks, and then moved to the first course: appetizers that consisted of different dips. My personal favorite was a warm buffalo chicken dip. Then we moved to the second course: a main entree of pasta. The final third course was dessert, provided by my own hall and organized by my lovely RAs. After enjoying...

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