Monthly Archives: November 2016

thanksgiving weather

THANKSGIVING WEATHER Turkeys will thaw in the morning, then warm in the oven to an afternoon high near 165F. The kitchen will turn hot and humid, and if you bother the cook, be ready for a severe squall or cold … Continue reading

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the night before thanksgiving…

THE NIGHT BEFORE THANKSGIVING Tis the night before Thanksgiving and all through our house No turkey is baking; I feel like a louse, For I am all nestled, so snug in my bed; I’m not gettin’ up and I’m not … Continue reading

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thank you….

THANK YOU FATHER   Dear God:   I want to thank You for what you have already done.   I am not going to wait until I see results or receive rewards, I am thanking you right now.   I … Continue reading

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Resolutions for Fall and Autumn

How about FALL Resolutions? (After 10 1/2 months of not keeping the new year’s ones)   Give up complaining . . . focus on gratitude. Give up pessimism . . . become an optimist. Give up harsh judgments . . … Continue reading

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The Donkey and the carrot….

out of more than 800 post the number 1 requested post by far the most popular ever is “the donkey and the carrot…”  so I am repeating it for those that do not know about it or do not sheach … Continue reading

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the TOP 10 signs that you may not be reading the Bible enough

TOP TEN SIGNS YOU MAY NOT BE READING YOUR BIBLE ENOUGH 10) The preacher announces the sermon is from Genesis . . .  and you check the table of contents. 9) You think Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob may have had … Continue reading

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a Reading of Psalm 23 [a short story]

PSALM 23 READING There once was a Shakespearean actor who was known everywhere for his one-man shows of readings and recitations from the classics. He would always end his performance with a reading of Psalm 23.   Each night, without … Continue reading

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money and power a thought…..

Money and power don’t spoil a character; they only bring it to light.

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a Marble story [a short story]

RED MARBLES I live in the south and was at the corner grocery store buying some potatoes. I noticed a small boy, ragged but clean, hungrily appraising a basket of freshly picked green peas. I paid for my potatoes but … Continue reading

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Some Talk the Talk, but may Stumble Walking the Walk…..

SOME TALK THE TALK, BUT MAY STUMBLE WALKING THE TALK A man was being tailgated by a stressed-out woman on a busy boulevard. Suddenly, the light turned yellow, just in front of him. He did the right thing, stopping at … Continue reading

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