Dave Burchett

Back when I knew it all

Culture
by Dave Burchett
Posted 7/06/09, 05:23 pm

OK, I admit it. I like country music. I also like rock, Motown, jazz, pop, folk, gospel, and classical music. But I once tried to distance myself from country in an ill-fated attempt to be sophisticated. To quote an old family idiom, that effort was like putting earrings on a hog. I am a small town boy and my roots are in the hills of Kentucky. So I no longer deny that I have a few banjos and some fine squirrel recipes in my genetic pool.

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The slow rot of sin

Faith & Inspiration
by Dave Burchett
Posted 6/29/09, 07:49 pm

I spent some time thinking about the sad story of Gov. Mark Sanford of South Carolina. He has been a vocal advocate of family values and faith. He boldly proclaimed his faith in Christ and his responsibility as a Christian public servant. Now his very public affair has damaged and perhaps ruined his marriage, career, and legacy.

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Christian identity theft

Faith & Inspiration
by Dave Burchett
Posted 6/22/09, 08:38 pm

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