Monthly Archives: January 2012

Middle age.

For Methuselah middle age was 484.5 years old, for Abraham it 87.5 years old. We don’t really know when we’ve reached middle age. Of one thing I pretty sure I won’t make it to 141 so I’m truly eligible for senior discounts. … Continue reading

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Then and now

I spent many years thinking fame was my destiny, how could it be any other way, I’d been born for it. At different times I’d be famous for different things. As a kid I’d be a Hall of Fame Baseball … Continue reading

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Delightful words

I like some words not because of their meanings, or because they spark good memories but simply because they’re fun to spell. Rendezvous is my number one favorite word to spell. I learned to spell it one day when I was … Continue reading

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Not so much today.

Most of the time the last half hour to hour before I get out of bed in the morning  I do two things; I pray and I think. My thinking rarely has anything to do with the up coming day’s schedule. My thinking … Continue reading

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God’s expectation

God created me with a specific personality, with a distinct set of skills and limitations, and in a time and place of his choosing. I was raised by the parents he intentionally selected for me and I’m temped not by God but by Satan … Continue reading

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Total Commitment

Being under control is usually a good thing, but not always. Total commitment is being all in and involves the risk of being out of control. My father compared himself to my younger brother. He said “I don’t like to … Continue reading

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Conjunctive people.

Conjunctive people connect people to people who wouldn’t ordinarily stay in touch with each other.  We are fortunate to have three of these people in my family. Aunt Joyce,  cousin Gladanne and my daughter Lisa Kay keep our family connected. Friends … Continue reading

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