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I recently published a book on forgiveness. Not that I am an expert – I am an apprentice. I am one who has struggled long and hard with this idea of forgiveness. I have had to forgive others for the …Read More

Dorian has ravaged the Bahamas and continues the agonizingly slow march up the Eastern seaboard. It seems the news programs can report on little else. The news that has consumed them for months has taken a back seat – swept …Read More

My family is at the beach – a week we anticipate all year long! My youngest daughter could only be here 2 days because of the children’s school. My son came a 4 days but had to get back to …Read More

My brother, Franklin, certainly stirred up a hornet’s nest! Let me tell you something – he’s been that was since he was a young boy – he could make all three of his older sisters cry at the same time …Read More

The angels sat around drinking their heavenly coffee and discussing the last thirty years.They had been horrified when the Heavenly Father sent their precious Jesus to earth – that blue ball inhabited by rebellious people. The Father had confined Jesus …Read More

Someone passed this on to me. I thought it was too good to keep to myself! “The test will cover the last seven chapters”. Those words or something like them still strike anxiety or fear in me. It did help …Read More

My new book manuscript is in! Praise the Lord! It’s like delivering a baby. Now the doctors (editors) say “Isn’t it nice. But lets’ take off this toe and this finger and rearrange this arm.” The editing process is grueling. …Read More

Well, I guess I finally have to weigh in on the shutdown… This is a difficult time for so many. I pray it will end soon. Many are working without pay. Why can’t Congress forgo their pay during this time …Read More

I had an interesting conversation with my 9-year-old grandson yesterday morning. He was asking how I could be sure God was the real God when there were thousands of God’s. He likes to argue. The last Psalm, 150, which I …Read More

Yesterday morning, Christmas, I got up early to drive over to my oldest daughter’s home to watch the kids open their stockings. Since it was early I decided to stop by Starbucks and treat myself to a decaf latte. (I …Read More