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All Hallow’s Eve…

It's actually Halloween today and one of the things that Janet and I have looked forward to each year is the annual Trunk or Treat event at church. Back when we were growing up, we went door to door collecting ...

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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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Biblical Languages…

One of the reasons that Janet and I thought that I should attend seminary was that I wanted to be able to study the Bible in the original languages. I know that was a lofty goal - especially because languages ...

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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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Too Pooped to Post (Much)…

This week has been unusually busy. I have taught several classes and facilitated a roundtable business discussion with three folks who are thinking about working together. My role was to determine if they were compatible and whether their goals and ...

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Looking Backward… and Forward…

This summer I have been catching up on the series Downton Abbey. I know just about everyone in the world has seen this terrific program, but I never watched it. Early this evening, Janet and I finished watching the sixth ...

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