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Dr. Dvorak

Dr. Jim Dvorak is Professor of Greek and New Testament and Chair of the Division of Bible at Oklahoma Christian University.

Fix-it Friday

Here we are, the day after Thanksgiving. While everyone is out there doing their "black Friday" thing, I declared the day "Fix-it Friday" at the Herndon's in Tulsa. I repaired one two outdoor electrical receptacles, put in a new mailbox post, and ...

Winding down...

Final assignments graded. Final grades submitted to the Registrar. Graduation ceremony is this afternoon, after which the 2021 Fall semester will officially be in the books.

The semester is over!

Well the Fall 2021 semester at OC is officially over. We started early (Aug 5) so we ended early. Finals week is this week. Fall graduation is this Friday. I have an online session with SBL on Saturday. I fly to San Antonio on (early!!) Sunday for...

New LED lights installed

So, I had posted yesterday that the lights in the kids' bathroom were acting up and have been for a while. I knew that the original light fixtures needed to be replaced, and I wanted to put LEDs in their place. The old lights were recessed can lig...

Next up...

The recessed lights in the kids' bathroom (also the guest bathroom) haven't been working well and need replaced. Here's what they look like quite often:So I bought some LED replacements.I plan to work on this tomorrow (Sunday) unless, of course, t...

Painting the Table

You may recall that not long ago I made a little table. Today I painted it. First, I disassembled it so that I could get a good coat of primer on it. My wife, the lovely CJD, and my Mom picked out a primer + finish coat paint in a really nice gray...

Another one checked off the list...

Last week I finished an article that I've been working on for a while. I'm sure there will be some final editing and minor modifications that will need to be done to it, but that is much easier than writing something fresh. I can't say much about ...