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Across America… (on a road bike)

On January 18th 2012, I went to see “Bicycle Dreams” at the Cedar Creek Cinema in Mosinee.  It was a movie about “crazy” people who feel the need to destroy their bodies on a 12 day race called Race Across … Continue reading

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Inspiration at Its Best

On Monday, January 16th, 2012, I attended the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Community Celebration presented by Justiceworks in Stevens Point, WI. At first, I did not know what to expect. I guess I expected the usual presentation of a person who made a difference … Continue reading

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Math Class

The other day, I chose to go sit in a classroom to critique a teacher on his public speaking skills.  I decided to sit in a middle school classroom because students are a little more active and involved, I like … Continue reading

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A Critical Look at a Priest’s Sermon

On Sunday, January 15, 2012 I attended St. Paul’s Parish in Combined Locks, Wisconsin.  This was my third time attending this Catholic church in the past year.  Coming from a Lutheran background, there are many similarities between the two churches, … Continue reading

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Church!

On Sunday morning I attended mass in Neillsville, Wi where I am from. I have not been to mass for a while and got to see the new priest give a mass for the first time. His name was Rev. … Continue reading

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Working Towards A Common Goal

I chose to attend a mass while in Green Bay, WI in order have an opportunity to critique the presentation skills of a community member with lots of experience in public speaking. On this particular day the priest’s sermon was about … Continue reading

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The Speech of a Pastor

 I am a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church. Recently, my church called a new pastor, James Borgwardt. This was my first time hearing him preach, and I was very impressed. His main objective was to talk about “self-talkers.” His purpose … Continue reading

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