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a long or a short ride what will it be?

THE RIDE Twenty years ago, I drove a cab for a living. It was a cowboy’s life, a life for someone who wanted no boss. What I didn’t realize was that it was also a ministry. Because I drove the … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is approaching.   It’s time to buy a padlock, book a flight to Paris with your true love, and be “love-locked” happily ever after. That’s what tens of thousands of couples have been doing for the better part … Continue reading

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PINEWOOD DERBY (The wisdom of a child)

PINEWOOD DERBY (The wisdom of a child) My son Gilbert was eight years old and had been in Cub Scouts only a short time. During one of his meetings he was handed a sheet of paper, a block of wood … Continue reading

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“THE CHRISTMAS PAGEANT.”

As you know, Christmas Pageants are very popular this time of year. I received the following message this week about one mother’s experience at such a Pageant. It should either bring back memories, or a laugh or two to start … Continue reading

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a Christmas Classic

Today, I will share A Christmas Classic that we all know and love. May you have a Very Merry Christmas, and may all of your Christmas wishes come true! _______________________ First of all, let us learn all about who wrote … Continue reading

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Run in the rain…..

A little girl had been shopping with her Mom in Target. She must have been 6 years old, this beautiful red haired, freckle faced image of innocence. It was pouring outside. The kind of rain that gushes over the top … Continue reading

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I Wish For You, A Sandpiper……

The Sandpiper  by Robert Peterson   A Very Touching Story    She was six years old when I first met her on the beach near where I live.  I drive to this beach, a distance of three or four miles, … Continue reading

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LUCKY

LUCKY   Anyone who has pets will really like this. You’ll like it even if you don’t and may decide you need one. Mary and her husband Jim had a dog, Lucky. Lucky was a real character. Whenever Mary and … Continue reading

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THE LESSON OF THE COFFEE BEAN

THE LESSON OF THE COFFEE BEAN   A daughter complained to her father about how hard things were for her.”As soon as I solve one problem,” she said, “another one comes up. I’m tired of struggling.”   Her father, a … Continue reading

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AMAZING GRACIE’S DEVOTION

AMAZING GRACIE’S DEVOTION By Saralee Perel This month I began writing one column after another, but nothing clicked. I finally realized my mind’s been on a subject that I’ve been postponing putting into words. But now it is time. My … Continue reading

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