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February 1977

This month brought to us, and much of the nation some very cold weather.  PA does have winter weather but it is usually not as severe as NY weather.   1,125 more words

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Local Gem: Wonderscope

We recently kicked off the summer by heading to Wonderscope. It’s a cute little children’s museum located in Shawnee, KS.

Let me just start by being real frank … I generally despise any type of museum. 442 more words

Family

Fabricated Enemies on Our Soil

After the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, hysteria spread around the United States about Japanese people. It was believed that anyone of Japanese ancestry, whether they were first generation immigrants or had a single Japanese great-grandparent, was a potential spy or saboteur. 3,382 more words

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WHY???????

Do we even want any immigrants to come into our nation??????

Look, I recognize we are a nation of immigrants.  I get it.  That does not mean we should allow immigrants in and to use that as an excuse is to admit you do not have a better reason. 416 more words

Holistic Education & Mainstream Education - a comparison

To reach real peace in the world, we will have to begin with the children.
-Gandhi

It is hard to conceive of a different model of education when our lives have been so deeply shaped by our own upbringing and education. 

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Sermon writing by the pool and the kids swimming in their accomplishment!

My kids also have a huge amount of freedom.  They aren’t free range, but farm kids get to run more and mine are no exception.  They run around the farm, they walk country roads, they get to spend some time at the house by themselves because someone is always in the yard and grandma is a football field away and they can call any of us.  645 more words

New Work: Large Painting for Frontier International Academy

Earlier this year I had the privilege to do second piece for Frontier International Academy in Warren, MI. The first piece I did a small mural in the lobby area of the school. 96 more words

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