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Happy Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is my absolute favorite holiday of the year.  It’s time spent with family with the biggest stress and pressure being related to if the turkey got thawed out in time.  571 more words

It's A Private Matter (Part 2)

“And when you pray, you shall not be like the hypocrites. For they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the corners of the streets, that they may be seen by men. 554 more words

Daily Devotion

Winter's Edge

Having been involved myself in a number of multi-author collections, I am always fascinated to see how such things are handled by other writers. Winter’s Edge is a collection of 7 historical tales penned by 7 different writers, some who I know and some who I don’t, each story set in a different period and location but linked through with a common thread – knives with wolf-head handles. 802 more words


It's A Private Matter (Part 1)

“Take heed that you do not do your charitable deeds before men, to be seen by them. Otherwise you have no reward from your Father in heaven. 486 more words

Daily Devotion

Government and Personal Responsibilities

In his Gettysburg address, Abraham Lincoln called for a renewed commitment to “government of the people, by the people, for the people”. He offered this, on Northern ground as the Civil War raged on, as a goal of and justification for the Federal government’s prosecution of that war. 1,956 more words

Social Issues


Today I authorized the final payment on the student loans. And to celebrate the beginning of a new era, I slipped under the cover of darkness, to a private meeting. 787 more words