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Series Interrupted – Surgery Day for Cohen

I will pick up with the recent ongoing series on the other, scary other, and those not in the hallway.

Today we are at Children’s for Cohen’s surgery.

He is doing well. They are updating us every hour.

Thank you for your thoughts and prayers.… Continue reading

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Friday Photo – “It Can Be Done”

“It can be done.” Paul reflected on our parents 50 years together noting that a life-long commitment can be achieved. There are times where our relationships require more work than others. A reality I wished I could help young married couples and soon-to-be-married couples realize. Couples don’t make 50 … Continue reading

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Reflective – Thoughts of Nan

Often when we lose a loved on to death we console ourselves with talk of “eternal destinies.” You would expect as much from a Pastor. But, I confess that most of my thoughts have been about living not dying.

It is not that I am in denial. After all, … Continue reading

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Friday Photo – Intent, Smile

What do they think as they look around and discover new things each day? How about those eyes? ┬áLocked in. Taking it all in. Yes, that’s Grammy’s trademark “skulls” hat that made up part of his “pirate” outfit.

We celebrated Thanksgiving yesterday. And, yes, we are thankful for the … Continue reading

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Friday Photo – Reeltime

More than 45 years ago I used to walk around Rustic Acres Resort east of Branson, MO meeting people in other cabins. Yes, that’s right I was somewhere around 2 at the time. For the following 15 or so years I learned that one week out of the year … Continue reading

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