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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.

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And away we go!

Well, today (Aug 1) was a strange day. It began at 5:30am with a flurry of activity to get the remaining items into the PODS (e.g., mattresses, box springs, and the like) because it was possible that the PODS truck could arrive at 7:00am to grab ...

A new adventure begins

If you follow me on LinkedIn, you had probably noticed that on 30-June-2022 my job title changed to, "Between positions at the moment." That day was my last day of work at OC. I had worked at OC for 20 years in various positions ranging from Hall ...


In cleaning out a lot of things we've been storing over the years, I came across this award I was given back in 1990 when I graduated high school, the Bernie Saggau award.

Another engine mount replaced on the Nissan

You may recall that Hagan and I had just replaced the front mount on his '05 Nissan Altima. I looked again at the front right mount and it was pretty well shot from what I could tell. So, we tackled it, too. Getting the old mount out was straightf...

Engine mount replacement on the Nissan

This past Saturday, Hagan and I worked on his '05 Nissan Altima. Earlier in the week, I was driving his car and noticed that during a certain span of acceleration, there was an odd vibration. I wondered if it might be a wheel/tire or suspension is...

Hagan is officially certified and licensed

This card qualifies him for the following codes:ASME B31.1 – The Power Piping CodeASME B31.2 – The Fuel Gas Piping CodeASME B31.3 – The Processing Piping CodeASME B31.4 – The Liquid Transportation Systems for Hydrocarbons, Liquid Petroleum Gas, An...

Hagan passed his welding certification

Celeste and I are so very proud of our son Hagan!! He passed his 3G welding certification test today at Francis Tuttle. As I understand it (I'm no welding pro, mind you), "3G" means he is qualified to weld flat (1G), horizontal (2G), and vertical ...

Cute Baby Bison Blocking Traffic!

A little video I shot while driving through Yellostone.