Category Archives: Family

Thankfulness

Today the United States are celebrating Thanksgiving Day. A day set aside for being thankful. Indeed, we have much for which to be thankful. The list is long so I won’t make such an attempt here, but family and friends … Continue reading

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“Nothing Replaces a Daddy”

“Nothing Replaces a Daddy” – Lt. Col. Oliver North The following story is an excerpt from Lt. Col. Oliver North’s new release, American Heroes: In the Fight Against Radical Islam. “The explosion of a carefully planted IED mangled Sgt Edwards … Continue reading

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Beginnings and Endings

Robert Lewis says that marriage is really a series of different marriages or what someone has called serial monogamy. By this he means that I’m not the same person my wonderful wife married 42+ years ago. By the same token … Continue reading

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Question of the day

What is it in a boy / man’s make up that compels him to put something tall atop a mound of dirt. Watch a boy create a mound of sand or dirt. Soon to follow will be a stick or … Continue reading

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On Fathers

A. W. Tozer said in his book Knowledge of the Holy “What comes into your mind when you think about God is the most important thing about you.” What comes into your mind when you think about God will determine … Continue reading

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4th of July

Today is the 4th of July. Having read David McCullough’s 1776 and John Adams I have a greater appreciation for the bravery, faith and commitment that the men had who signed the Declaration of Independence. As with Veterans Day, I … Continue reading

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Family Life Ephesians 5:22 – 6:4

This passage too often is quoted only for the wives submitting to their husbands. In a healthy home life, the husband has created an environment where the wife willingly submits to the wisdom and loving care of her husband. To … Continue reading

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