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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.

Early Morning Tornado Warning (Oct 13 2021)

My alarm went off at 5am as usual. I stumbled into the bathroom, and while in there the sirens started to blow. My first thought was actually "Saturday noon??" but then I came to my senses and realized those were tornado warning sirens. So, I woke...

Weekend Projects (Oct. 2-3, 2021)

Saturday Car You may recall that a while back I put a new serpentine belt tensioner on my car, but I had the incorrect sized belt. I put the old belt back on temporarily. Today, I installed a new belt. Easy peasy. Took me about 20 min. to get the ...

For sale: coffee table

Here's the listing on Craig's List. Sorry, no delivery; if you buy it, you will need to come get it.

Virga Rainbow

This morning on the way to work, I saw (and snapped the photo below) virga clouds with a rainbow. Very cool.

Some Sunday afternoon mechanic work

My nephew, Ezra, needed a little work on his Volvo S40. It had sprung a leak in one of the coolant hoses and was in serious need of rear brakes, including new rotors. Replacing rotors and brakes is an especially dirty job (brake dust + dirt + grea...

A night at the symphony

A while ago, Celeste's co-workers in the Division of Fine and Performing Arts at OC gave her a gift certificate for the OKC Philharmonic. We added a bit more to it and bought season tickets for this year. On Saturday evening (Sep. 11), we enjoyed ...

For Sale: LG Washer/Dryer Pedestal Drawer

Here's the listing on Craig's List. Sorry, but I cannot deliver to you. If you buy it, you will need to come get it.