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None of can afford to run out of gas in our Christian lives. Keep your tank full.

My Father-In-Law

  You met my mother-in-law… now meet my father-in-law. Marriott was a survivor of the wild and often frigid winters of North Dakota. He was an amazing man, strong of opinion, dedicated to getting unheard of deals when he purchased new cars, was a neighborhood hero for coming to anyone’s aid if they needed help, […]

Get your suitcase packed... God would like to take you somewhere!

My Mother-In-Law

  I had the most amazing mother-in-law! Peg Albertson started as a teacher in a one-room school in Northern Wisconsin, and retired as a librarian many decades later. In addition she raised an absolutely marvelous daughter who I was smart enough to marry. In retirement she honed a skill she had practiced for most of […]

In spite of the tension and troubles in our lives, if we're honest we admit that much of the day we are managing our blessings!

Don’t Ignore God’s Blessings – Count Them!

  “God’s blessing makes life rich; nothing we do can improve on God.”  Proverbs 10:22 MSG When you get to your late seventies, you’ve accumulated a lot of information. Unfortunately, much of it is worthless, senseless and sometimes dangerous. Like: Dip a match in vinegar and apply it to your warts… they’ll disappear (and they […]

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Fresh Heart Prayer Salute!

A tribute to intercessors everywhere… It’s been on the schedule since before creation and we’ve waited to participate in it since we first heard it announced. The rewards for Christian service are about to be given out. We stand with attention transfixed on the judgment seat of Christ. (II Corinthians 5:10) The throng cannot be […]