Author Archives: Douglas Blaine

About Douglas Blaine

Capnpen is a writer who was a newspaper and magazine journalist in a previous life. A college journalism major, he now works as an administrator, but gets his writing fix by blogging about a variety of topics, including politics, religion, movies and television. When he's not working or blogging, Capnpen spends time with his family, plays a little golf (badly) and loves to learn about virtually anything.

Quick Thought – Saturday, July 21, 2018

Read Psalm 34 James 1:2-16 I will bless the Lord at all times; his praise shall continually be in my mouth. My soul makes its boast in the Lord let the humble hear and be glad. Oh, magnify the Lord … Continue reading

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Quick Thought – Friday, July 20, 2018

Read Matthew 6:5-15 Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as … Continue reading

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Quick Thought – Thursday, July 19, 2018

Read Matthew 19:16-30 But Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” Matthew 19:26 Reflect Earlier this month the world was captivated by the daring rescue of 12 Thai soccer … Continue reading

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Quick Thought – Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Read “Beware of practicing your righteousness before other people in order to be seen by them, for then you will have no reward from your Father who is in heaven. Thus, when you give to the needy, sound no trumpet … Continue reading

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Quick Thought – Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Read Mark 4:35-41 He said to them, “Why are you so afraid? Have you still no faith?” 41 And they were filled with great fear and said to one another, “Who then is this, that even the wind and the sea … Continue reading

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Quick Thought – Monday, July 16, 2018

Read Exodus 1:8-22 Now there arose a new king over Egypt, who did not know Joseph. Exodus 1:8 Reflect I was in an English class recently, talking to students about the poem, “O Captain! My Captain!” by Walt Whitman. To … Continue reading

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