Published May 18th, 2022 by

Bertha May Adams Backus (1870-1956) was a prolific writer but may be best known for this. Then Laugh Build for yourself a strong box. Fashion each part with care;  When…

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Published May 17th, 2022 by

Pray.  Get enough sleep Learn to say no to the right things. Share your workload. You are not responsible for the world. Simplify your life and learn that less is…

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Published May 16th, 2022 by

I was delighted to find out that this hymn was written by a Canadian gal in 1904. Her sick friend actually encouraged Civilla Martin by telling her that she wasn’t…

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Published May 15th, 2022 by

The moment is tough and hard to bear but you have suffered through tough before. You are tough enough for this problem I can’t control what is happening but I…

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Published May 14th, 2022 by

Learn one joke a day and share it. My grandson got me with this one today. How do you fix a broken pizza? With tomato paste! Wear a funny piece…

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Published May 13th, 2022 by

Hezekiah was delighted to get a get-well gift and a visit from the Babylon bigwigs. So he showed them everything he owned—the silver, the gold, the spices, and the aromatic…

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Published May 12th, 2022 by

In Isaiah chapter 38, we read about King Hezekiah who got very ill and on top of that the prophet Isaiah told him to get his affairs in order because…

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Published May 11th, 2022 by

Would you dare to be one of the 800,000 or more who visits the beautiful Alnwick Gardens in Northumberland every year and visits its unusual poison garden? Hmmm. I have…

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Published May 10th, 2022 by

A white, hairy man, dressed as a woman in a skirt of many colors, paraded around the grounds. He had hair growing even out of his belt. He had a…

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Published May 9th, 2022 by

Funny Duck is the name of Linda S. Smith’s new book. It’s a collection of all her best work from the past years. Her poetry, cartoons, and wise words have…

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