Category Archives: Random thoughts

Just what it says.

Memorial Day Thoughts

I love that we (USA) have this holiday!  A day set aside to remember, memorialize, the service and sacrifice of people who have given everything to protect our freedom.  This is a day of honor, respect, and remembrance.  For many … Continue reading

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Dirt On, Dirt Off

Another early morning wake up call.  Today, I awoke and had this weekend running through my mind.  I have two different places to be on Saturday and the thoughts of how I would balance them was weighing on me a … Continue reading

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Take Up Your Mat!

This morning I was all set to write a post about the contrasts between Psalms 10 and 11, but that is going to have to wait.  I am compelled to share a short post on a great experience Mindy and … Continue reading

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Thorns and Thistles of Grace

I’ve been writing in other contexts/venues lately and realized… “Hey, I’m paying $$ for this blog site, so I should probably take advantage of it.” I can share those other writings here too! Sometimes, I need to be hit in … Continue reading

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Is God Bigger than a Mack Truck?

OK, stupid title.  Just playing off the somewhat old adage of “If you had a direct confrontation with a Mack truck, do you think you would look different?  Is Jesus bigger than a Mack truck?”   I don’t think I … Continue reading

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re-blog: day 12: engage

Imagine what the world would be like if we were all transparent with each other, if we shared our struggles and allowed others who have been there to build us up.  And, we could build others up where we see … Continue reading

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Oswald Chambers: A Man I Will Meat in Heaven

Oswald Chambers is one of those communicators that tells it like it is.  No sugar-coating, no dancing around political correctness (of course there was no need for political correctness in his time).  He just talks about the Word of God … Continue reading

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The Bunk House Vacation (Mission to Honduras)

Living in a bunk house with 30 some people and in a room with six other guys (yes the night was filled with all sorts of strange noises) is not the typical way Mindy and I and the kids have … Continue reading

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Return Home!

Just a quick post to let y’all (Tu todo) know we are back.  Safe and sound!  No worse for the wear!  In fact, better for the wear.  We now have a new family in both the team with whom we … Continue reading

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In the Words of Jackie Gleason, “And away we go!”

And again, in the words of John Denver: “My bags are packed, I’m ready go…”  The good thing is my Sweetie‘s bags and daughter’s bags are packed and ready to go with me.  I wish this young lady and this young lady  … Continue reading

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