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All Saints Day

Happy All Saints Day! Today is All Saints Day or Hallows Day, which is where our fun day called Halloween came from. The Eve of Hallows Day – Hallows Eve evolved into Halloween. And just like many Christian Holy Days, … Continue reading

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Now and Then

There’s a lot to be said for today’s counseling and emotional therapy practices.  So much progress has been made in digging into our character flaws, dysfunctional behaviors and relationships, addictions and successful coping methods.  Medications are wonderful too when prescribed … Continue reading

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Immigrants

Tuesday, I observed but yesterday, I taught my first class of ESL (English as a Second Language) to a group of LEGAL aliens who are desperate to learn our language. Husbands, wives, men and women from all walks of life: … Continue reading

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Psalm 8

Last night in our Men’s Bible Study, we continued the Tony Evans DVD series called Kingdom Man.  I followed that up with today’s workbook assignment by reading Psalm 8 which I copied below from http://www.biblegateway.com : Psalm 8[a] For the … Continue reading

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St. Rose

Here’s one of the images from my Valentine’s Days special offer. After a nice conversation with Rose, I incorporated into this piece much of who and what she is – her Christian faith, her missionary work in China, her favorite … Continue reading

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Safe Travels and Media Control

As Patty and I were preparing to leave for Greece and Turkey a few weeks back, ISIS was a growing concern.  News coverage of beheadings, street protests, Muslim extremists, Syrian refugees and NATO air strikes near the Turkish border all … Continue reading

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Freud’s Last Session

I certainly am not qualified to write a critical review of any play or stage production, but I do know what I like and I do recognize excellence when I see it.  Last night, Patty and I went to the … Continue reading

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Heaven is for Real

Sometimes I just have to take a break from the craziness and read something for my soul, something wholesome, something encouraging.  Patty and I read out loud to each other and the book we’ve chosen this time is ” Heaven … Continue reading

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Bon Dance

This sign was posted on the road to our cabin in the Waimea area of Kauai.  I’d pass it each day as we headed out for a trip to the beach or to the store.  I thought someone had misspelled … Continue reading

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The Gist of Almost Every Sermon

I’m finishing up what is probably the funniest book I’ve ever read.  Lamb by Christopher Moore is a story about Christ’s life before He performs his first miracles and starts his earthly ministry.  It’s a story told by his best … Continue reading

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