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A Word about the Message...

Fault a politician for all kinds of things, but you can’t fault them when they stay on their message.  For a number of months now, our President’s message has been that of “fair share.” Whether you like the definition of his tenet or think he hasn’t ...

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A Word about Bigger and Better

So much of Christmas is geared to the promotion of “bigger and better.”  Home Depot’s repeated advertisement this season wants you to know that they are doing “bigger and better;” but of course – it’s for you.  Market analysts want to know ...

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A word about life’s “non-negotiables”

Last Monday a handful of cyclists cranked out Huasna Road, a ride we’ve done a dozen times. For the most part, the 23-mile trek is a gradual climb out and a fast ride back to the coffee shop.  However, there are a couple of “non-negotiables.”  One is that you take what ...

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A word about Wrong Parts…

A word about Wrong Parts… The first car that I bought was powered by a seasoned 225 slant-six engine. After a year of running it 35 miles each way to my seminary classes, it was using more oil than a deep-fat-fryer! It had become a chain-smoker and had to be repaired; make that, rebuilt! ...

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A word about being cleared…

Erik was the youngest of three, when at five he began that elongated experience called, “school.” Our family still talks about asking this Scandinavian towhead, “Erik, are you ready for kindergarten?”  The tyke’s reply was offered like a true politician, ...

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