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Volcano Iceland: Grimsvotn Forces Airport Shutdown – ABC News

Volcano Iceland: Grimsvotn Forces Airport Shutdown – ABC News. We always say “It’s a small world” and this article was a great example. Iceland’s volcano has erupted and it has the possibility of affecting air travel from all over the … Continue reading

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Is enough, enough? « PhilosophiesOfBrandon’s Blog

Is enough, enough? « PhilosophiesOfBrandon’s Blog. This blog had a lot to say. It gave me a lot to think about. Yes, we need to emulate Christ and learn to forgive, over and over. But what about tough love? When … Continue reading

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Book Review–“Life in Spite of Me”

          I first saw Kristen Jane Anderson on Trinity Broadcasting Network giving her testimony. I was caught by this beautiful, young woman in a wheelchair and stopped flipping channels to listen. She decided at age 17 to … Continue reading

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What I would Say to My 16-Year-Old Self

[Sunrise or sunset] (LOC) Where there is hope, there is life. I would give this hope for the future to my younger self. I would talk in generalities, but encourage myself to expect better things in the future. I would … Continue reading

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A hard goodbye

My sister Carol was 4 years younger than I. My sister Bonnie was 2 years younger than Carol. Thomas, the youngest was 10 years younger than I was. Growing up, my sisters were very close. I was the oldest and … Continue reading

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People Watching

One of my favorite past-times is people watching. Looking at what people wear, how they style their hair, what kind of shoes are they wearing now, piercings, etc. All are fascinating to watch. Conservative or “way out there” can walk … Continue reading

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Mixed Emotions

You know how some days you just feel a little off? You’re not sure why, but you just don’t feel quite up to normal. I began thinking about things, and trying to figure it all out. Church was good, as usual. … Continue reading

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Knee replacement surgery

Well, I’ve taken the first step in checking out my knees. They are permanently constricted..that is, they are in a bent position always; I can’t straighten my legs. I’m not sure how long they’ve been that way, several years at … Continue reading

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Another year gone…

Today is my birthday. Another year has passed. Usually I don’t pay any attention to my birthdays. It’s just another day. This time, it’s the big 60! Somehow it has more weight to it than usual. In doing a quick … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Most of us spent last thursday with family or friends eating turkey and giving thanks in the only national holiday set aside for that express purpose: to give thanks to God for what we have. I want to express some … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning

I had a long night Saturday night. It had been a busy last day at work for the week. My customary aches and pains were setting in. Sometimes at night, I have to get up every hour or so for … Continue reading

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Living with fear

I’ve always been afraid… As a little girl, I was afraid of the dark. I just knew there were boogeymen hiding in the darkness. Continue reading

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