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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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Historical Throwback Thursday

Here’s a historical throwback for Thursday. This is a photo of my grandfather, Earl F. Brodd (right, standing next to fuselage) from about 1920. He was a flight instructor during World War I. After the war, he and his student, … Continue reading

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Hardcore History

Dan Carlin’s “Hardcore History” is an absolute must for any history lover. I’m just finishing up 5 podcasts (over 15 hours!) on World War 1 titled Blueprint for Armageddon. I did the series on Genghis Khan too. They’re free on … Continue reading

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B-17 Flying Fortress at Sugar Land Airport

We had a B-17 Flying Fortress visit our airport last week as part of a promotional event for the local flying school.  This B-17 is a beautiful restoration by the Texas Raiders group and has been used in many air … Continue reading

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Adrenalin Rush

Talk about an adrenalin rush! I got to take a Ducati Diavel out for a test drive Saturday. Cycle World magazine was hosting a promo after awarding the Diavel their ‘Best Cruiser’ award.  They had a private invitation for riders … Continue reading

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My 9/11 as an Air Traffic Controller.

Watching the emotional ceremony at Ground Zero this morning on TV, I thought back to my day on Tuesday, September 11th, 2001.  As an air traffic controller, it was one of the most unusual days of my life, although I … Continue reading

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My Uncle Ben

Uncle Ben used to wear a big straw hat with the turned up edges and loose ends flapping in the breeze.  Not like the one in this funny picture, but one like Old Mister Green Jeans wore on Captain Kangaroo. … Continue reading

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