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National Tie One On Day…

Today is Thanksgiving Day, 2021. Since I have written about Thanksgiving in past years, I thought I would write about yesterday instead - National Tie One On Day... Now, before you try to get ahead of me, the title could ...

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Friends…

As I have aged, it becomes more and more apparent to me that time is the one commodity that I can't change. I can, however, make decisions about accepting more work, or not, as I weigh the risk/reward of working ...

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Hunkering Down for Winter…

We were in Charleston, SC several weeks ago, spending time with family and attending the wedding of our youngest niece. The weather was still nice and once the festivities had ended, we were ready to get back home. We ended ...

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Arms, Legs and Hands…

I recently read a story about a woman in a nursing home who had very few visitors and was alone most of the time. One day, in an effort to be kind, one of the staff people went to her ...

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Lessons Learned from Trivia!

We have been very active with serving at the church where Kristin has been on staff for almost fifteen years. During that time, we have helped with Vacation Bible School, Trunk or Treat, attending the various children's programs, attending outdoor ...

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Farewell, Charleston…

This morning we left the city that we have visited for the past four nights. We traveled to Charleston, SC for the wedding of our youngest niece and for Janet and her two sisters to have some family time together. ...

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A “Slice” of Kindness…

Most of us love pizza. I know that we do and, for the last 20 years or so, we have ordered our weekly Friday night pizza from a little place named "Some Guys" that is five or six minutes from ...

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The First Monday in October…

Ten years ago this week, I wrote about the beginning of the new session of the U.S. Supreme Court that convenes on the first Monday of each October. Having re-read my post from years ago, I realize how much things ...

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She Was My MOTHER!

Last Tuesday, October 5th, my MOTHER would have celebrated her 97th birthday. Unfortunately, she passed away a little more than 23 years ago at the age of 73 - a month before her 74th birthday. In my opinion, MOM was ...

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The Best View in the House…

Last Thursday, I was teaching a Bible study, my Soul Sisters group, and we were discussing the Abrahamic covenant. In this particular promise, God tells Abram that his descendants will be as numerous as the grains of sand on the ...

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