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Me Of Little Faith

Refuge & Strength by Morgan Weistling It’s been over a decade since I saw this print of Jesus rescuing Peter from the water in a store in Branson, MO. But it has obviously made a lasting impression on me. When … Continue reading

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Time Off

I love my job. I love the people, I love the location, and I love the purpose. I also love getting a week off every month. It’s not always smooth sailing of course, finances are limited, and I still get … Continue reading

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Trust and Commitment

A couple of our girls insisted upon my watching a YouTube video the other day and it is that video that prompted this post. I guess it was just meant to be funny and all, but the perspective some people have … Continue reading

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2017: It Began in the Woods

I’m not sure what it is that draws me to nature, but that is where I like to be. For Christmas my wife bought be a t-shirt with the quote: “I’d rather be lost in the woods than found in … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Today is Thanksgiving and of all the holidays, I think this is the most worthwhile. It’s changed a lot since my early childhood memories. Thanksgiving was very important to my mother’s side of the family. Going to my grandparents house … Continue reading

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Silence Isn’t Always Golden

From time to time I am accused of making too much noise. My wife thinks I’m too noisey and so do a number of people I live with (all females). Now I will admit that there is definitely such thing … Continue reading

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What I Want Most in a President

The presidential election is just around the corner and like many people, I’ll be glad when it is all over. I’ve lived through this process a number of times now and it seems to get worse each time. I had … Continue reading

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