This blog was an active Christian Democrat site for a few years in the mid-oughts (around 2005). It seems to be coming back to life in late 2016. I am still a Christian, but not a registered Democrat. The...Read More
This site began as a Christian Democrat site, way back in 2003. I have been a registered Democrat for probably 43 years; but about four years ago my affiliation changed to independent (“unaffiliated”). So many...Read More
Chelsea gets to go home today! The surgeon is pleased with her situation. And she’s looking and feeling a lot better, though apparently still with noticeable pain. Things that are supposed to be up are up, things that are...Read More
This (Friday) is the 8th day out from surgery. Chelsea is pretty happy, and looks good. The surgeon is quite pleased with how the incisions look. Everything has been a bit slowed down and complicated by Chelsea’s...Read More
[Update July 08 – Chelsea is living at Mosaic. We see her fairly often and she gets to go visit or go to Wendy’s with my kids and grandkids regularly, which she thoroughly enjoys. She walks much better now, and very...Read More
Someone at LibraryThing.com asked which five books I’d like to have with me if I were to be stranded on a desert island. Not an easy question. Here’s my answer. (Obviously part of my standard was sheer size, assuming...Read More
I had been scheduled to preach in Pastor Greg’s place on January 8. Since my heart attack of the 1st was successfully treated on the 2nd and I felt pretty good by Wednesday the 4th, we decided to keep me on the schedule....Read More
Late on Sunday (New Year’s Day) I had a very painful heart attack. That kinda gets your attention! My sons (Critical Care and Emergency RN’s) say I was fortunate it was so painful, since that got me in gear and to...Read More
[I started this six months ago, on the occasion of my Dad’s passing.] My Dad moved on to a higher Reality, either last Friday when brain activity stopped, or Monday morning when everything else stopped. He was a month...Read More
December 16, 2004 Here’s an old Christmas poem we love. We have it memorized and quote it together several times a year. It was written by a man C S Lewis admired very much, George MacDonald. They all were looking for a...Read More
Wish I’d Said That!
- anon said I could not comment over on that post. So I will c...
- Sharon said Obama was also a disappointment in his first days...
- admin said I’m not sure how anyone would know that. Bu...
- Connie said These poems are inspiring and beautiful because th...
- Betty said I agree with Bernie and hope that more people will...
- CONNIE said Yes, we would and we will
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