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Patrick is a Christian with more than 25 years experience in professional writing, producing and marketing. His professional background also includes social media, reporting for broadcast television and the web, directing, videography and photography. He enjoys getting to know people over coffee and spending time with his dog.

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When it comes to comedy movies, my taste seems to be different from most everyone else’s, so you might be surprised by my list. …

Life
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I’ve never been officially diagnosed with OCD, but I think I have just enough of a case that it flares up at unexpected times.

Life
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Over the years, I’ve heard Christians talk about being on the receiving end of cruel remarks meant to ‘snap’ them back in line.

Faith
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If you’re looking for a way to be alerted to possible scams or just block telemarketers, there are multiple apps that can help.

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A year after Playboy magazine announced it would stop publishing nude pictures, it has reversed its decision, effective with the next edition.

Life
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There’s a list of new dictionary words that are part funny, part sad and part annoying, depending on your point of view.

Grammar
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Some bloggers suggest creating a 90-day plan for your blog is a key component to building success and tracking your progress.

Blogging
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The sitcom ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ told the story of a sports writer who lives with his wife and kids across the street with his parents and older brother.

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You might want to brace yourself for Tuesday if you’re expecting a gift from your significant other: Valentine’s spending is expected to be less this year.

Life
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Mass shootings over the years may be prompting security fears serious enough to make some uncomfortable attending a church service.

Faith
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One of my favorites, Charlie Rose, is taking a break from his hosting duties on ‘CBS This Morning,’ another of my favorites, for heart surgery.

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It’s one thing not to accept checks, but now there’s a cashless coffee shop that no longer accepts paper money. Think it’s a good idea?

Life
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