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Women’s Retreat

Last weekend was my church’s annual Women’s Retreat.  I was anticipating this weekend for a long time.  My friend, Deborah, her sister Kathleen and daughter Jewells were all going to accompany me this year.  I took Friday off work so … Continue reading

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Warm and Dry

With Tati in town, the current weather and the upcoming trip to Mexico I have been reflecting back on my trip to Brazil in July of 2009.  I am blessed, I am extremely blessed.  One of the blessings that has been … Continue reading

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Flavia

  The weather was not cooperating, it was cold and rainy. Our bus got stuck in the mud Friday evening and we had to walk most of the 5K between the highway and the camp. The mud was thick and … Continue reading

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10 Gallons

I have a standing appointment every other Saturday morning to donate platelets at the local blood bank.  I have been questioned several times about why I do this, let’s just say it’s something I believe in and something I will do as often … Continue reading

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American Diabetes Association’s Tour de Cure

I have signed up to ride in the Tour de Cure again.  God willing I will be riding my bike 100 miles on April 30th to raise funds for the ADA.  Many members of my family have diabetes, this is … Continue reading

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>Thanksgiving Day

>Well, here in the US today is Thanksgiving Day.  For many people, maybe even most people, it is a day to celebrate gluttony, a day to overeat and over indulge.  I cannot say that I haven’t done the same in … Continue reading

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>What A Week! – Part 4

>If you read my posts about my trip to Mexico it sounds like it was a very secular trip.  I made very little mention of the spiritual side of the trip other than morning devotions and Eddie and Brandon’s messages … Continue reading

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