marvrepinski, Author at Austin Daily Herald

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Marvin Repinski: Maybe we are giving mixed messages

“You felt your life was not an isolated thing, but existed in all other lives, as all other lives existed within yours.  There wasn’t anything ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, October 15, 2021 5:09 pm

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Marvin Repinski: The Bible and Halloween are full of ghost stories

From the Bible: “When the disciples saw him (Jesus) walking on the lake, they were terrified. II’s a ghost, they said, and cried out in ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, October 8, 2021 4:58 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Trembling, he came into the room. ‘I lost my car keys’

David Brooks wrote in his book “Bobos in Paradise,” “We just fit ourselves into a system that rewards a certain type of achievement, and give ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, October 2, 2021 6:30 am

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Fields of green beans and a black lunch pail

“Have your roots and foundation in love.” (Ephesians 3:17) Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe’s poem, “As a man soweth”: “We must not hope to be mowers, ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, September 25, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: The day they tore the goal posts down

“You should not gloat over your friends in the day of their misfortune, nor rejoice over people in the day of their destruction, nor boast ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, September 18, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Why are men so mean?

“But when her owners saw that their hope of making money was gone, they seized Paul and Silas and dragged them into the marketplace before ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, September 11, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: When the well goes dry

“I loath my life”…. I will say to God. “Does it seem good to you to oppress, to despise the work of your hands and ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, September 4, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: We are all managers

“The kingdom of Heaven is like a treasure lying buried in a field. The man who found it, buried it again; and for sheer joy, ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, August 28, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: The leadership that shares

“Joseph, a Levite born in Cyprus, whom the apostles called Barnabus (which means ‘One who Encourages’), sold a field he owned, brought the money and ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, August 21, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Movements in the religious journey

“As a deer longs for flowing streams, so my soul longs for you O God.  My soul thirsts for God for the living God.  Where ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Friday, August 13, 2021 5:33 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Excellence: Doing your very best

Jesus is recorded as saying that his master said to him, “Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little; I ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, August 7, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: When beliefs guide a person

Jesus is recorded as saying, “Which one of you, having a hundred sheep and losing one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, July 31, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Making sense of keeping a journal

Before me are two books, one titled “The Journals of Anais Nin,” the other, “The Best American Essays of 2020” selections by Andre’ Aciman. The ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, July 24, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Did you say ‘people have feelings?’

I plan to send a get-well card to a friend which reads, “Here’s hoping each day finds you — Improving more and more — Until ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, July 17, 2021 6:30 am

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Please don’t turn Juneteenth into a guilt trip

Many responses have followed the generous action taken by Pres. Joe Biden. Juneteenth is an appropriate move by our government to appraise one of the ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Wednesday, June 30, 2021 6:30 am

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