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18
Nov
2013

FRESH FROM THE BREWER: THE MAJOR BASIC

Written by Troy Brewer  |  Found in: Main Articles

BLACK HAWG DOWN
We had been sitting in our deer stands for hours. The night had taken over and the full moon allowed me to still get a good look at my feeder and the surrounding area. We had all three of us stayed in our stands after dark because we knew that huge herds of Texas wild hogs would move through at some point in the night. Our high tech Trail-Cams had photoed literally hundreds and I wanted to end the life of as many of those foul creatures as possible.

28
Oct
2013

FRESH FROM THE BREWER: CONTROVERSIAL CALL

Written by Troy Brewer  |  Found in: Main Articles

It was a wild scene at the end of game three of the world series last week. Both teams storming the field, one in celebration, the other in anger, all because of a controversial call that put the Cardinals in the winning seat.

People who have been to hundreds and hundreds of baseball games said they have never seen anything like what happened and it happened on the biggest stage in baseball, The World Series.

21
Oct
2013

FRESH FROM THE BREWER: IMPOSSIBLE FORGIVENESS

Written by Troy Brewer  |  Found in: Main Articles

A MONSTER IN THE DARK
When Jennifer Thompson walked into the Police station she was was beat up and traumatized by a terrible crime. Everything had just changed. Just yesterday she was a straight-A student in Burlington, North Carolina. She had her life all planned out. She would graduate with a 4.0 GPA and marry her boyfriend, Paul. She would make lots of money, have kids and she was a good girl on track to having those dreams come true.

14
Oct
2013

FRESH FROM THE BREWER: VICTORIOUS PLACES ARE DANGEROUS

Written by Troy Brewer  |  Found in: Main Articles

On October the 13th of 1971, the Honorable Olin Teague of Texas declared the following statement to his fellow members of congress to be put in the congressional record forever.

30
Sep
2013

FRESH FROM THE BREWER: THOUGHTS ON HAIR RESTORATION

Written by Troy Brewer  |  Found in: Main Articles

When I was a kid, I had some pretty long hair that wasn't very pretty. My hair is incredibly thick and bushy so when I let it grow, it it really grew, well -out. It grew up and horizontal to the ground but it never grew down.

03
Sep
2013
15
Aug
2013

FRESH FROM THE BREWER: PUSHING BACK

Written by Troy Brewer  |  Found in: Main Articles

Johnny Cash used to sing "I've been everywhere man, I've been everywhere," and by the wonder of technology he still is. I was just thinking about that song on the long flight I am writing this column from. I have done a lot of traveling this summer.

26
Jul
2013

FRESH FROM THE BREWER: ...AS LONG AS IT IS FORWARD

Written by Troy Brewer  |  Found in: Main Articles

Those of us who dabble at missions throughout the world tend to have hero missionaries we like to make a big deal out of. George Müller, Jim Elliot and Eric Liddell are all rock stars in my missionary supergroup. Most people know Eric Liddell as the Jesus freak Olympian runner in Chariots of fire but dont know that he served as a missionary in China...

20
Jun
2013

FRESH FROM THE BREWER: GO GET YOUR UPGRADE

Written by Troy Brewer  |  Found in: Main Articles

A funny thing happened at an airport with me several years ago. With an hour left to go before my flight back to the United States, I sat thinking about the first food I would eat on blessed Texas ground.