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A Hail of a Day…

Yesterday, we had one of the most beautiful spring days that you can imagine. The weather was in the mid-seventies, the sun was shining and people were ready to get out to enjoy God's creation. Janet and I took Hank, ...

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An Internet Love Letter…

Today is Janet's birthday. She knows that I always go out and get her several cards to hide around the house - and I know how much she enjoys going around looking for the multiple cards that I usually get ...

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The First Month…

I've been thinking quite a bit recently about the death of my youngest brother, Ken. In fact, today is the one month anniversary of his passing on February 29th. I'm sure that the events of that morning, when I drove ...

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Sober… by the Grace of God…

Earlier this week, I celebrated twenty seven years since I stopped drinking alcohol. It seems that most of us who have quit drinking can tell you the day and year that this momentous occasion occurred - and so can I ...

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Christmas in March…

We all know about the coronavirus and things aren't getting any better yet. But I have been impressed with the news coverage and the various governors, as well as the president and vice president, who have given us daily updates ...

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Virtual Worship – Together…

Fear of the coronavirus continues to dominate our headlines more than ever. Each day, more restrictions are enacted that will, hopefully, retard the spread of the illness and health officials think that by reducing the size of groups that meet ...

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Sell Out or Stay the Course?

The stock market has been brutal. Today was another horrendous day of losses and people are scared... not only of the stock market, but what is happening in the world at large. So far today, I have received notices from ...

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Desert or Dessert…

Janet and I were discussing the spelling of words this afternoon and we happened to start talking about the difference between walking in the "desert" and wanting "dessert". My mind wandered back to my childhood when one of my early ...

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And Then There Were Two of Us…

Normally, you have come to expect an upbeat post to arrive in your mailbox as you live life with the Toussaint family. But the truth of the matter is that I really don't feel like writing this evening. That's because Doug ...

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The Miracle on Ice…

Forty years ago yesterday, the US Olympic Hockey team defeated the 4-time defending Olympic champions, the team from the USSR. This allowed the US to advance to the finals and two days later, the US beat the team from Finland ...

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