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After “Ordinary Time”…

Well, here we are. It seems like just yesterday that we were celebrating Christmas and then the twelve days of Christmas that I wrote about in early January. Then, Epiphany, the celebration and remembrance of the arrival of the wise ...

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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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Birthday Lights and Sirens!

I turned 67 years old yesterday and after attending a wedding in Orlando last weekend, we drove to Ft. Lauderdale for several days to visit some of our old haunts. We have been coming to Ft. Lauderdale for more than ...

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Our Ninth Anniversary – 1525 Posts Later…

God willing, I will celebrate my 67th birthday this Wednesday, February 19th, nine years to the day after I wrote my first post for Transitions by the Book. For those of you who have been on this journey with me ...

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Too Busy Not to Pray…

Things have started out at a rather hectic pace so far this year. There are days when it is difficult to squeeze everything in. And things are about to become even busier for the next several weeks. When this happens, ...

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Not the First Time…

For the past several months, we have seen partisan politics play out on the national stage - some would say, like never before. The House voted to impeach President Trump and the Senate exonerated him - both votes being more ...

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Sine Die…

The past several weeks the country has been deeply divided by the impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. After having been charged in the House of Representatives, the Senate convened and yesterday it acquitted President Trump of both charges. Regardless of ...

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02/02/2020

Today, February 2, 2020 is a special day for a number of reasons. First of all, it is Super Bowl Sunday and the Kansas City Chiefs are playing the San Fransisco 49er's for the Lombardi Trophy. And, it's also Groundhog ...

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1+1=11

Clearly, we all know that the title of this post does not tell us something that is true. Yet, you are here reading anyway. Maybe you are curious about why I chose this title. Or, an even more intriguing thought ...

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Throwback Church…

Janet and I are pretty devout church attenders. Unless one of us is ill, or we are out of town somewhere, we don't miss church - and if we can't be there in person, we stream the service live to ...

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