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“I Feel Fresh…”

Today marked a big day in the life of our youngest grandson, Drew. That's because he was was baptized this morning at his home church in Reydon, Oklahoma. Although we weren't able to be there in person, our daughter, Jill, ...

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Obedience…

Hank, our Doberman, has been with us about nine months now. He had been surrendered by two other families before we adopted him last December 29th. He's a big guy - about 92 pounds and I am sure that he ...

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Released!

I received some great news this week. After more than 23 weeks since my injury this spring, and five months after surgery to repair the damage, I was released from the surgeon's care. It is, for all intents and purposes, ...

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Old School Tools…

Years ago I developed a reputation for having the right tool at the right time to do the required job. In fact, our kids, and many others, call me when they need something and I am usually able to put ...

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Hard to Pray for…

I have recently been working on my prayer life. I just don't think that I pray enough. When I say that I will pray for people, I do, - but lately, I have been sensitive to people who really need ...

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The Report…

Running a business, or a ministry, is becoming more complex than ever these days. It's not that there is necessarily more to do than in years past, but with increased security and the advances in technology, more and more ends ...

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Back to Teaching…

After almost 17 weeks of being absent from the corporate world while I recovered from my April knee injury, I finally made the trip to the Chicago area to work with one of the teams that I last saw in ...

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From the Past…

This has been a somewhat strange week for me. Doug and I spent time going through old papers and photos of family members who lived generations ago. Yes, there were photos of Mom and Dad, but in addition to those, ...

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Starting Seminary…

It's that time of year when students head back to school and eighteen years ago, after the turn of the century, Janet and I began to discuss the idea of me attending seminary. I requested information from a number of ...

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A Long, Long Time Ago…

in what seems like a galaxy far, far, away... Yes, it's been 45 years ago tonight since Janet and I were at our rehearsal dinner after having spent the late afternoon at Trinity Methodist Church with our bridal party and parents. ...

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