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Giving Context to Words


Earlier this month, the United States commemorated the Fourth of July, a holiday marked by traditions such as fireworks, cookouts, parades, and NPR broadcasting a reading of the Declaration of Independence. This year, NPR added something new to the mix: … Continue reading

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#wesembodiment Photo Challenge


My congregation is doing a Photo Challenge this month, in which everyone is given the same set of 31 words or phrases (well, 30, because one of them is used twice), one for each day of the month. What you … Continue reading

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The DC Region’s Medical History


DC, Maryland, and Virginia have a number of museums that deal with the history of health, medicine, and drugs. Below are examples from each of the three jurisdictions: District of Columbia The building on 7th St. NW in the heart … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Christmas Cookies!


Photographed in 2011 at Woodrow Wilson House.

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Photo of the Day: The Octagon


Pictures from a Weekly Museum Visit, back in the day.

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Photo of the Day: Giving


I was not quite sure what to post for giving-themed museum photos. Most museums I have seen have some sort of clear box with a slot in the top for giving to the non-profit museum itself. But alas, I don’t … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day: Georgetown


Photos from visiting Old Stone House as a Weekly Museum Visit in December 2012, and other holiday scenery nearby in Georgetown.

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