Tag Archives: Family

My Anniversary

27 years ago my wife and I were married in Ponca City, OK at the Hartford Ave. Church of Christ. Finding a woman who is capable of putting up with me this long is a rare find. I’m sure most … Continue reading

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Step Back & Relax

It has been an emotional week. This may be hard to believe but when you have a household of 8 people living together there are times of conflict. When there are 6 teenage girls living in the household peace in … Continue reading

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A friend of mine after achieving a milestone in marriage (I believe it was his 60 anniversary), was asked the the secret of his longevity. I don’t think I will ever forget his answer. His answer was instant and firm, … Continue reading

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Roads of Memories & Emotions

I don’t know why it is, but I can’t can’t seem to stay in one place very long. Perhaps I was created to be a wanderer.  One way or another, that is certainly what I am. It’s not my desire. … Continue reading

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It’s not easy when you have to be away from home in order to provide a living for your family. It’s now been over a week since I last saw my wife. It’s been several weeks since I’ve been home … Continue reading

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Danny Debacker, a short life, but very well lived

Last Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014 my cousin’s son, Danny Debacker, was killed in a tragic car accident along with his best friend, Andy Adams.  I didn’t know Danny well. The last time I saw him was at his graduation from … Continue reading

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Thank God for the Church

Sometimes we can be so sidetracked by the imperfections of the church that we forget the blessing we have through our Christian family. In virtually every prayer I say or I have heard, we offer God our thanks for the … Continue reading

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