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Came to My Rescue

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Love this song…

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It’s Gotta Be My Fault

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(Before I get to my post, I have to give a disclaimer.  As a contracted blogger with Beliefnet, I have no control over the ads they choose to surround my posts.  Please understand that I have no political agenda in […]

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Arizona (again)

posted by Nora Puls

Just got back from one of my whirlwind trips to Arizona.  I drove over on Friday afternoon and drove back yesterday.  Luckily, I love to drive–I think perhaps in another life, I’d have liked to be a trucker… Anyhoo…the reason […]

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Berks County Sheriffs Dep K-9 Jynx ret. 2012 AHA Hero Dog

posted by Nora Puls

Found this on twitter.  Beautiful, brave dog…Brave, heroic deputy.  My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Deputy Kyle Pagerly’s family.  Thank you for his service and sacrifice. Published on Jul 26, 2012 by Joe sturm Please vote […]

Some Awesome Homecoming Videos

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I love watching these.  Thought I’d share a few with you tonight… http://youtu.be/rBOibiisqdQ …and one more…

Word of God Speak – MercyMe

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Frank Davis – What a Voice!

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I was looking up Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians because I remember some recordings I listened to as a child, and I came across this…consider that the year was 1952 and while you are looking at the video, notice how […]

Bird Songs

posted by Nora Puls

Out on my customary walk with Lucy (my dog) this morning, and listening to the sounds the birds make at 5:45 a.m… Birds sing their hearts out to greet the morning.  The only exception seems to be if it’s raining […]

Morning Prayer

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Two of my new favorite songs…

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Kids Say it Best…

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LOT’S WIFE The Sunday school teacher was describing how Lot’s wife looked back and turned into a pillar of salt, when little Jason interrupted, “My Mummy looked back once while she was driving,” he announced triumphantly, “and she turned into […]

Adoption Song

posted by Nora Puls

We’re spending a week with our oldest daughter and her husband.  They live about 320 miles from us, so we only get to see them every 6 weeks or so…I’ve posted about them before. They have two little girls that […]

Enjoy some Muppets classics

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Rain – Creed

posted by Nora Puls

It’s raining! I love it when it rains!  I love the sound of rain, the coolness of the air, the washing away of all the dirty stuff. (Besides, I don’t have to water my plants for a couple of days).

Just Another Birthday – Casting Crowns

posted by Nora Puls

Beautifully done–this song addresses so many of life’s issues and how God can fill up the empty spaces if we just let Him…

Psalm 27

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There is so much power in the words of this psalm–be blessed by it today

Out of the Mouths of Presidents

posted by Nora Puls

Listed below are several quotes from various presidents.  I offer them without comment (unusual) and realizing that–at least in recent years–they may be the work of speechwriters.  However, the presidents did say them.  Love whoever the president is at any […]

Give Me Jesus – Jeremy Camp

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Just listen…

Your Love, Oh Lord – Third Day

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Sgt. William Stacey – Another American Hero

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                            Sgt. William Stacey joined the Marines in January 2007, and completed a total of five deployments. He was scheduled to return home from his final deployment […]

Here in Your Presence

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Love, love, love this one…

Coming Home – John Legend

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A Tribute To Those Who Serve http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kvtQzZmdX-E&_detailpage

Top 10 inspirational quotes about making a difference

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10. Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. Will Rogers 9. Your thoughts, words and deeds are painting the world around you. Jewell Diamond Taylor 8. Wherever a man turns he can find someone who […]

You’re All I Want

posted by Nora Puls

This says it all…

Staying Young

posted by Nora Puls

This is a reprint of a post by Charles Swindoll. Staying Young by Charles R. Swindoll Read Job 42:10–17 I‘d like to offer several tips on how to stay young. Number one: Your mind isn’t old, keep developing it. Watch […]

Lots to think about in this …

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What’s next?

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2012 has arrived!   I barely made it to midnight–had to go take a nap for a little while and then kept myself awake by eating potato chips and drinking root beer.  Tried not to watch the ball drop in NYC–for […]

You Raise Me Up

posted by Nora Puls

I may have posted this song before, but this version is beautifully done & it has a second verse that I did not know existed.

Shout to the Lord

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This song’s been around for a decade, but I never get tired of it…

Dreams, Faith and Love

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Beautifully done!

Merry Christmas!!

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 In honor of all of our troops who have served or are serving, I’m sharing my Christmas card from a few years ago.  I thank you for your service and sacrifice.  I pray our Heavenly Father will guide you and […]

Silent Night

posted by Nora Puls

Timeless–enjoy the different performances of this classic carol And this is my favorite of all…

What Child is This–Mercyme

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I’ve always loved this carol…

Eating Dirt

posted by Nora Puls

From Max Lucado: “When my daughter was a toddler, I used to take her to a park not far from our apartment. One day as she was playing in a sandbox, an ice-cream salesman approached us. I purchased her a […]

O Come O Come Emmanuel

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Star of Wonder…

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This song is interesting.  I never heard it before, but the harmonies and the words are beautiful.

It’s About the Cross

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This one says it all…

Something Different–A Huron Christmas Carol

posted by Nora Puls

This is Canada’s oldest Christmas Carol. It was written by a Jesuit missionary, Jean de Brebeuf, to the Huron people, , in 1643. This is the English version of the song, Exultate Chamber Singers. This version eliminates the third verse; the […]

Hallelujah Chorus in the Shopping Mall

posted by Nora Puls

Saw this for the first time last year–loved it–still love it!  

Erma Bombeck – Christmas Chimes

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Following is an article by one of my favorite writers, Erma Bombeck: Everything is in readiness. The tree is trimmed. The cards taped to the door frame. The boxes stacked in glittering disarray under the tree. Why don’t I hear […]

Joseph’s Lullaby

posted by Nora Puls

Contrary to popular opinion, I have not died and gone to heaven.  I went to Hawaii (which is pretty close, I’ll admit). Had a great visit with my mom, taking her to see all of her friends that she doesn’t […]

O Holy Night – Josh Groban

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O Come Let Us Adore Him

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Time for Christmas music… http://www.youtube.com/watch?_detailpage&v=O56VIm4j76U

Christmas Time Is Here

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Love Snoopy!

Happy Birthday!!

posted by Nora Puls

Today is my mom’s 86th birthday. To say she has had a full life would be no exaggeration. She is the daughter of church planters/missionaries and, when asked at age 12 what she wanted to be, responded that she was […]

Pay Attention!

posted by Nora Puls

So, Miss Dog (aka Lucy) woke me up at 5 a.m. wanting to go out.  So I did my usual complaining about getting up so early and took her out.  Based on yesterday, when I ignored her and ended up […]

A Christmas song from Lenny & Squiggy (funny break for the week)

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Creation Calls–are you listening?

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Thanksgiving Reflections

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To say this has been an interesting week would be an understatement. I had a lot of plans:  I was going to work 2 days, take Wednesday off–get totally ahead of the game for Thanksgiving–have a relaxing Thanksgiving, spend Friday […]

Who Am I?

posted by Nora Puls

Great message…

Psalm 92

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It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to your name, O Most High; to declare your steadfast love in the morning  and your faithfulness by night. to the music of the lute and the harp, to […]

Draw Me Close (Worship)

posted by Nora Puls

I will sing of the steadfast love of the Lord, forever, with my mouth I will make known your faithfulness to all generations. Psalm 89:1

It’s Morning!!

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Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.               Psalm […]

How Great Thou Art

posted by Nora Puls

One of the most loved hymns of all time–How Great Thou Art London Philharmonic Orchestra (Photos from the Hubble Space Telescope) Oh, Lord, my God, when I in awesome wonder Consider all the worlds Thy hands have made I see […]

Remembering Rainbows

posted by Nora Puls

 “I will remember the deeds of the  Lord; yes, I will remember your wonders of old. I will ponder all your work, and meditate on your might deeds. Psalm 77:11-12 I was struck by this verse today, and I started […]

Veterans’ Day

posted by Nora Puls

Following is a post I did 4 years ago on Veterans’ Day.  Since most of my readers are new, it’s worth repeating, and even if you read it when first posted, I don’t flatter myself that you’ve remembered it for […]

Keepers of the Springs

posted by Nora Puls

This is one of my favorite sermons.  It was preached in the late 1930’s and it is timeless.   Peter Marshall was an amazing Presbyterian minister who was the U.S. Senate Chaplain from 1946-48 during the presidency of Harry Truman, […]

Funny–The Odd Couple “Oscar Seeks Professional Help”

posted by Nora Puls

This cracks me up…maybe it’s because my hubby is a therapist–

Power of Your Love – Hillsong

posted by Nora Puls

I love this song–the pictures are magnificent!  Enjoy and be blessed.

Autumn…

posted by Nora Puls

I’ve just seen my first Autumn… I realize that may seem really strange to some, but I grew up in Hawaii and then moved to Southern California.  No trees change color in Hawaii and in So Cal, while one can […]

The Mystery of Life – Helen Steiner Rice

posted by Nora Puls

We walk in a world that is strange and unknown And in the midst of the crowd we still feel alone We question our purpose, our part and our place In this vast land of mystery suspended in space We […]

Morning Has Broken

posted by Nora Puls

Woke up this morning with this song on my mind…I give you the lyrics and an awesome video below. As Sung by Cat Stevens lyrics by Eleanor Farjeon Morning has broken, like the first morning Blackbird has spoken, like the […]

Gettin’ Silly Again–The World’s Smallest Horse

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Classic Newhart–enjoy

From the Inside Out

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Amazing song–enjoy and be blessed in worship

What is Wrong With You?

posted by Nora Puls

This has become one of my favorite sayings:  What is wrong with you? The story behind it is one I still laugh about:  A few years ago I was driving my 4-year-old granddaughter to my house for a visit, and we […]

Fallen Chesterton Soldier Welcomed Home

posted by Nora Puls

American flags, patriotic flowers, cut-out footballs bearing Chesterton High School No. 54 and a sign reading, “Heaven needed a hero, God only takes the best,” adorned the front door of the home where Army Spc. James Butz was raised. Carrie […]

Fairest Lord Jesus

posted by Nora Puls

Here’s my second compilation of a traditional hymn videos.  This has always been one of my favorites. Take a few minutes to watch them all together, or come back and start your day with a new one each morning… Be […]

Sick and …

posted by Nora Puls

I was almost to work today and had to turn the car around and hightail it home due to extreme nausea.  Fortunately, I made it back to the house before I actually lost it all (literally).  It’s a good thing, […]

Sixty-two…

posted by Nora Puls

(Wrote this about a week ago…couldn’t decide if I wanted to publish it because it’s very personal, but–here goes!) Well, I’m 62 today!  Used to seem sooo old to me, but from this vantage point doesn’t seem so bad. Unless […]

No Fear

posted by Nora Puls

Here are a few really great quotes about overcoming fear.  I need to think about these because I can surely become paralyzed when I’m afraid. The drawings included here are from my collection of original pen and ink drawings.  I […]

Silly break for this week

posted by Nora Puls

At least once a week, I’m going to be posting something silly–Laughter is good for you!  It keeps you healthy, and in this crazy world we live in, we have to find something to laugh at to keep our lives […]

What a Way to Start the Day

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Start your morning out in praise and promise…be blessed today.

Amazing Grace

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So I thought it might be fun to watch and listen to several videos of well known hymns.  I’m going to do a collection of  them, beginning with this one, featuring perhaps the most famous of all hymns, “Amazing Grace.” […]

Lifted

posted by Nora Puls

I am not in the business of reviewing movies, but I just watched one that you should all see.  The name of the movie is “Lifted“ and It is a special film.  NOTE:  It is the movie “Lifted” that was released […]

Her hair was up in a pony tail…

posted by Nora Puls

Found this poem on a Facebook page called “Seal of Honor” and thought I’d share it with you. Please remember to pray for all of our brave men and women who are putting it on the line every day…and don’t […]

Who am I?

posted by Nora Puls

I’ve been up since 4:45 th.is morning.  Just watched and listened to this video and it blessed me.  What a great way to start the day.  It reminds me of what’s important and why I am here.  God is good!

An American Hero – Robert L Howard

posted by Nora Puls

As I’ve mentioned previously, I came into adulthood during the Vietnam War.   I was never one of those glorious, glamorized free-spirit hippies who seem to epitomize the sixties and early seventies these days.  Contrary to popular media presentation of that period […]

Twelve Quotes About Life

posted by Nora Puls

  Every so often, I need to read inspirational quotes about life. It’s really easy, as we go about our daily routines, to lose sight of the big picture.  I found these quotes and I thought they were good.  Hope […]

Prayer songs

posted by Nora Puls

5 Christian prayers in music and poetry. I trust they will draw you closer to the Lord. The Lord’s Prayer The Prayer Poem – A Beautiful Prayer I Need Thee Every Hour You Are My God

A Mother’s Prayer

posted by Nora Puls

I was looking for special songs and found this one. Watch it and listen, and then, if you feel so inclined, read my thoughts that follow: This song makes me weep for all the children who will never see the […]

Out of the Mouths of Babes

posted by Nora Puls

Here are some profound thoughts from children: How old should you be to get married? “Eighty-four, because at that age, you don’t have to work anymore, and you can spend all your time loving each other in your bedroom.” -Judy, […]

To Where You Are (Josh Groban)

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Another funny break – Webcam 101 video

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This is the best.  If you haven’t seen this video about a couple trying to learn how to use the webcam on their new laptop, take 3 minutes and watch it.  This was posted on youtube by their granddaughter. It’s […]

A True Hero

posted by Nora Puls

As the helicopters unloaded the young soldiers near a rice paddy in Vietnam, the enemy began to rain fire on them from three sides.  More than 30 young soldiers fell wounded in the opening minutes.  Heedless of the danger, one […]

All Heaven Declares (Acoustic Guitar)

posted by Nora Puls

All Heaven Declares Noel Richards Tricia Richards All heaven declares the glory of the risen Lord Who can compare with the beauty of the Lord? Forever He will be The Lamb apon the throne I gladly bow the knee And […]

Life and Death

posted by Nora Puls

Today we buried my brother-in-law, Henri Blits. It was a small, private Jewish service with an Air Force honor guard and loving tributes from his nieces and nephews, Rick and myself. Henri was 61 years old. He passed from this […]

A 9-11 Story

posted by Nora Puls

9/11 The day remains frozen in time, forever full of tragedy and heroism. The video below is a story from that day.  It is so profound that it would make any attempt to introduce it seem trite by comparison…it’s about […]

Rain Songs

posted by Nora Puls

It surely seems these days as if rain is on everyone’s mind.  Either you’re getting way too much of it and can hardly wait for it to stop, or you haven’t seen rain in a couple of years and would […]

In God We Trust

posted by Nora Puls

Teach your children about God. From their earliest memories, they should be able to remember expressions of your faith.  I used to sing “Jesus Loves Me” to my babies when they were tiny.  My granddaughters all love the song “In the […]

Excuse Me?

posted by Nora Puls

Teach your child some common courtesy. Your children will be easier to live with and a joy to take out in public.   I have to say, this is missing in so many households right now, and when these kids are […]

Remember Me

posted by Nora Puls

When was the last time you thought about our troops?   Sadly, I believe there are many Americans who can go for days at a time without giving them a thought. Take a few minutes out of your day and […]

Fear

posted by Nora Puls

FEAR It’s a nasty word, isn’t it?  All you have to do is think the word and all sorts of thoughts of past fears, current fears, fearful possibilities for the future come crowding into your mind.  I don’t know about […]

Gone Home to Jesus (2) – video

posted by Nora Puls

To all of you who posted such encouraging comments about SSGT Lucas, thank you. I just found this video on Leon Lucas Jr’s Facebook page.  It explains who he was and what he was about, and explains how everyone can […]

Words of Comfort & Assurance

posted by Nora Puls

We all have times when it seems life is too hard and just doesn’t make sense.  The following quotes from Scripture address these time–I hope they bless you.  Be sure to watch the  video at the end for more comfort […]

You Hold Me Now

posted by Nora Puls

Another song about heaven…another really awesome video presentation–the song is done by Hillsong and the video is beautiful. Take a few minutes to watch it–if you have headphones, plug them into your computer so you can be totally surrounded by […]

Unconditional Love

posted by Nora Puls

  Your children need to know that you will always love them, even when they don’t do everything exactly as you hope they will. Unconditional love doesn’t mean that you accept naughty or immoral behavior, but that, even in the […]

A Beautiful Start to My Day

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8HgAVenbUU=related

Navy Seal is Laid to Rest

posted by Nora Puls

America has lost so many of our brightest and best.   There are those who are of the opinion that the only people who join the military are those who have no other options.  I believe this demonstrates a huge […]

Keep Your Sense of Humor

posted by Nora Puls

 Keep your SENSE of HUMOR!!! You can turn painful situations around through laughter.  If you can find humor in anything, even poverty, you can survive it. Bill Cosby Life can be wildly tragic at times, and I’ve had my share.  But […]

Some of the Best and Wisest….

posted by Nora Puls

Ok–here is a collection of Christian quotes or quotes by Christians, depending on who said it, I guess (and some of them may be a surprise…Hope they make you think. “If you look upon ham and eggs and lust, you […]

Veggie Tales and World Vision

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Today is World Humanitarian Day!  Find out how you can help…

I Can Only Imagine

posted by Nora Puls

I still think this is one of the best songs written in the last few decades.  I never get tired of listening to it.  Hope it blesses you.

Parenting – Nothing Lasts Forever

posted by Nora Puls

Nothing lasts forever. You need to remind yourself of this when you are up at 2, 3, 4, 5 a.m. with a crying newborn or a baby that has an ear infection. You also should think about it when you have “terrible […]

Ripples

posted by Nora Puls

So… I have this bad habit of waking up around 4:30 a.m. and lying there and thinking, “I’ve only got another hour of sleep, I’ve only got another hour of sleep…gotta get back to sleep…”  You get the picture. It’s […]

Be Careful What You Say…

posted by Nora Puls

Did you ever think about how the words that come out of your mouth affect people’s lives? It’s a funny thing… How often, in the course of dealing with your children do you hear yourself saying something like this: “Don’t […]

Time for a Silly Break

posted by Nora Puls

Every so often, in the middle of the crazy world we live in, you have to stop and take a silliness break and laugh your head off.  The video clip below helped me do that this morning. I find that […]

Gone Home to Jesus

posted by Nora Puls

This Marine was a friend of a friend’s daughter (belonged to a Bible Study with them)…and that’s as close as I’ve personally been to one of these brave men who have been lost…Rest in Jesus’ arms, SSgt Lucas–Your battle is […]

What Did He Say???

posted by Nora Puls

This is not something you will typically see on this blog.  I’m more interested in posting about my stated topics of traditional family values and stories of heroism, but I found this video so refreshing, I just had to post […]

A Tribute

posted by Nora Puls

There is so much sadness with the loss of our brave SEALS, pilots and soldiers on Saturday.  Yet, even in the midst of their pain, family members are speaking out about their faith. An article from CNN reporter Alan Duke […]

Honor to Whom Honor is Due

posted by Nora Puls

THIS IS AN EXCERPT FROM A POST I WROTE LAST YEAR ON MY OTHER BLOG.  THOUGHTS ON HEROISM…  Sometime, I know I may sound like I have a “Pollyanna-ish” view of the people who stand in the gap for us. […]

Watch this…

posted by Nora Puls

I was trying to come up with something meaningful to write about tonight, but what’s more meaningful than this?    

When Life Doesn’t Make Sense

posted by Nora Puls

 Two weeks ago my seemingly healthy brother-in-law was being  evaluated for pain in his back which he thought might be a ruptured  disc.  Instead, in a matter of days, he was being told that he has  pancreatic cancer.  He will […]

Rest in Peace, Spc Dalton

posted by Nora Puls

Randy Dalton was only 20 when his chopper crashed in Cambodia. In an article published by CBS St Louis, Metro-East resident John Minford observed:  “It’s one of the promises the military makes, dead or alive you will come home. And this one came home.” […]

A Letter to Dads (and Thoughts for Moms)

posted by Nora Puls

Here are some excerpts from a Letter to Dads:  Stop Letting Moms Win At Parenting posted today by Matthew Tobey, editor of  the Comedy Central Insider blog.   I thought it was worth sharing… Dear new dads, The arrival of your baby […]

One of the most beautiful pieces of music I’ve ever heard…

posted by Nora Puls

Call me out of touch, but I’ve never listened to the music from Les Miserables–just heard snatches of the more familiar parts here and there…until yesterday. I was home alone after church and I decided to try to listen to […]

Obama Presents Medal of Honor to US Army Ranger

posted by Nora Puls

July 12, 2011 “The soldier in uniform extended his prosthetic hand after losing his own in battle. And the commander in chief who sent him there reached out to clasp it. It was a sobering moment toward the end of […]

Lone Marine – This is very moving

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Lone Marine

Caylee Anthony–Everyone’s Child

posted by Nora Puls

Two days ago,  we were stunned when the Jury in the Casey Anthony trial found her “not guilty” of killing Caylee. I heard one juror say today that saying “not guilty” is not the same as saying “innocent” and some […]

Vietnam Vets Honored

posted by Nora Puls

This story is a couple of years old, but my heart is always stirred when veterans from the Vietnam War are honored.  Regardless of your thoughts about the war at the time, I think most of us realize that the […]

Happy 4th of July, Everyone–

posted by Nora Puls

Nobody says it better than the muppets A Muppet Salute

July 4th Video

posted by Nora Puls

This one is beautifully done and worth watching…   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KvCMTwZdByk

Independence…

posted by Nora Puls

This weekend is a perfect opportunity to teach your children about our country’s birth and what America stands for. More and more these things are not taught in school or really even discussed anywhere.  Just go to a baseball game […]

Who’s in Charge Here, Anyway?

posted by Nora Puls

I’m in Mammoth Lakes, CA.  There’s still a lot of snow up here–the higher elevations are pretty much covered with it, and in today’s weather report, it says it will be 35 degrees tonight with possible snow above 9000 feet […]

Very moving tribute to WWII Soldiers

posted by Nora Puls

A Tribute

Navy Dad Receives Military Fatherhood Award

posted by Nora Puls

Found this article about an amazing dad… June 20, 2011 Navy News|by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Ryan Riley BREMERTON, Wash. — A Naval Base Kitsap Sailor received the 2011 Military Fatherhood Award during a ceremony in Bremerton, Wash. June 16. […]

Adultery or Not Adultery? (2)

posted by Nora Puls

Thanks for all of your comments on my previous post… So, let’s take the discussion about adultery a step further, shall we? I’m really interested in finding out what people think…I’m not trying to sensationalize this at all.  What if […]

Faith Hill can sing…!!!

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…and on a lighter note

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I promised to share some of my art with you…I’ll be creating a page that features it before too long, but here are a few of my drawings/paintings.  I do my drawings in pen and ink and my paintings are […]

Adultery or Not Adultery…that is the question

posted by Nora Puls

….After denying it for days, Rep Anthony Weiner (D) of New York has admitted sending lewd pictures of himself to women on  Twitter. But he’s refusing to resign, as he says he did something “regrettable,” not illegal. (Peter Grier, Christian Science Monitor) […]

Awake again (9-12-10)

posted by Nora Puls

    Originally published on 9-12-10…at 4 a.m… Actually have been up since around 3 off-and-on…chalk it up to my Lucy who has been very restless tonight.  So…since I’m up, you might as well know what’s going on in my […]

Surviving (and enjoying) Motherhood (Part 2)

posted by Nora Puls

5. Allow your children to resolve their own struggles as long as it is safe (physically or emotionally). When you give your child tools and encourage him to work things out on his own, you will be giving him an […]

How to Survive (and enjoy) Motherhood-Part 1

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 (I’m on the right) (Originally published on Mother’s Day 2011)  I thought that since today is Mother’s Day, I’d let you in on a few things I’ve discovered about “mothering.”  Some of these I learned by actually practicing […]

Seen it before, but I love to watch this…now that’s what I call a “welcome home.”

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Family…(originally posted 5-14-11)

posted by Nora Puls

  Well, as if I needed another reminder of how quickly our lives move along their individual paths, I’m have a family reunion with my immediate family this week…doesn’t sound that impressive, I know, but my brother, sister, Mom and […]

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Came to My Rescue
Love this song... http://www.youtube.com/watch?_detailpage&v=csIHBmIijlQ

posted 7:39:01am Oct. 16, 2012 | read full post »

It's Gotta Be My Fault
(Before I get to my post, I have to give a disclaimer.  As a contracted blogger with Beliefnet, I have no control over the ads they choose to surround my posts.  Please understand that I have no political agenda in this blog, so any political ads you see are not put here by me. ) So, I've had a

posted 7:28:07am Oct. 15, 2012 | read full post »

Arizona (again)
Just got back from one of my whirlwind trips to Arizona.  I drove over on Friday afternoon and drove back yesterday.  Luckily, I love to drive--I think perhaps in another life, I'd have liked to be a trucker... Anyhoo...the reason for these trips is to visit my daughter and her husband and thei

posted 9:44:25am Aug. 06, 2012 | read full post »

Berks County Sheriffs Dep K-9 Jynx ret. 2012 AHA Hero Dog
Found this on twitter.  Beautiful, brave dog...Brave, heroic deputy.  My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Deputy Kyle Pagerly's family.  Thank you for his service and sacrifice. http://youtu.be/O3vsbqD_kIQ Published on Jul 26, 2012 by Joe sturm Please vote Berks County Sheriffs

posted 11:47:38pm Jul. 30, 2012 | read full post »

Some Awesome Homecoming Videos
I love watching these.  Thought I'd share a few with you tonight... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ajxzyGqvBs&_detailpage http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7886gL35vqU&_detailpage http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8GKyh7Xa4Q&_detailpage http://youtu.be/rBOibiisqdQ ...and one

posted 11:35:27pm Jul. 25, 2012 | read full post »

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