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Mean What You Say, Then Do It (Ecclesiastes 5:1–7)

One of the great things about being a minister is the ability to officiate at weddings. Over the years, I have had the opportunity to lead a young couple—and a few not so young—in vows of lifelong love. 582 more words

The Daily Word


The loneliness was the hardest thing. It gripped him like shackles, sucked his movement as though he were walking in inches of cold, wet mud and weighed him down in a way that would have had Jacob Marley’s ghost cowering in fear. 1,528 more words


Marriage, worth fighting for

Peggy in our church is 94 years old. A Christian, she married under the illusion of naivete. Once in wedlock, her husband, a drinker, threatened her not to go to church. 259 more words


More awful situations

Yesterday I mentioned that my parents live in a neighborhood in Michigan that has had several people present with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) or Dementia. I described one scenario yesterday and want to present another today. 256 more words

Elderly Care