Published March 3rd, 2021 by

My friend gave me two breast cancer survival bracelets to share as I chose. The easy way out was to pass them to two breast cancer survivors in the cancer…

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Published March 3rd, 2021 by

The news reports terrifying stories of death and destruction. We listen. We take these thoughts into our minds and then our hearts.  We react with complete terror, never leaving our…

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Published March 2nd, 2021 by

A tablespoon of cornstarch plus 3 tablespoons of water can replace an egg, but only when you are baking, not when you fry up breakfast! Almost any fruit or vegetable…

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Published March 2nd, 2021 by

The term means to stay in the same place. Shepherds herded their sheep into a certain field. Over time the sheep knew not to stray. Over time this learned behavior…

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Published March 1st, 2021 by

Those four words, in foot high letters, have graced my front windows for almost a year now. At first, they startled passersby. Now no one seems to notice them. Is…

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Published March 1st, 2021 by

Someone decided that the third Monday of January would be the saddest day of the year. They reasoned that we have charge card bills from December, the rent is due…

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Published February 28th, 2021 by

Yes, it’s all in your mind, every bit of failure and refusal lies right between your ears. I don’t care, I’ll study later, I’ll look for a job next week.…

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Published February 27th, 2021 by

Do you know that you are not alone? Do you know that people with different views are not bad people? Do you know that a different political view does not…

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Published February 26th, 2021 by

Lessons learned from my years of life experience include these somber thoughts.  Learn from your experiences.  This prevents you from having to learn the same thing repeatedly. Prepare yourself for…

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Published February 25th, 2021 by

Watchman Nee was a Chinese Christian church leader/teacher working in China in 20th century. He concluded that Gilgal, bethel, Jericho and Jordan, the places Elisha travelled to on the way…

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