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Mom Baxter I have known her for 42 years. She passed into Eternal Living 10/22/12 86 yrs








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May 2016: Controlling Type 2 Diabetes!

"God gave us the Gift of Life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well." Voltaire

What a freedom I have once again to take charge of my life and to dedicate it to the Glory of God!

"I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service." -- Rom 12:1

"And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing ...
"God gave us the Gift of Life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well." Voltaire

What a freedom I have once again to take charge of my life and to dedicate it to the Glory of God!

"I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service." -- Rom 12:1

"And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God." -- Rom 12:2



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Member Since: 12/18/2006

My Goals:
Goal to lose 255 to 200 by Nov 2016

To learn how to eat healthy again and develop the habit for a lifetime

To control my Type 2 Diabetes.

My Program:
--FOOD TRACKER is back & helping.

--1000 calories a day with exercise at least 4-5 times a week going to the YMCA.

--- 8 glasses of water per day.

--Low sodium,, and low carbs

--Eating good portions of fruits and veggies everyday.


Personal Information:
Married to Cheryl for 45 years.

Our lives changed dramatically since her double knee replacement 3 years ago.

She's got chronic pain which keeps her up sometimes half the night.

But in spite she hangs in there, working a full time job & keeping up with the grandkids.

2 Daughters and 1 Son-in-Laws & an ex-son-in-law.

5 Grandchildren: Makayla, Shelby, Jaden & Gabe and Brooks

Pastored 6 churches over 33 years. Stepped out in 2007 to see ministry continuing as a College Adjunct Instructor which I am still doing.

Has an earned Bachelor in Bible (71) Master of Divinity (98) and a Doctorate of Ministry (02).

College Adjunct Instructor at Cowley County Community College since 2008.

I teach Philosophy, Ethics, Marriage and Family presently. In the past I have taught Sociology, Public Speaking, Cultural Anthropology, Persuasion in Society, Gospel of John, Human Sexuality.

Other Information:
Am looking forward to what I can do in 2016!!!

With Type 2 Diabetes I can control this with diet, exercise and medication.

April 2016: Went to Diabetes Ed class. Some things good and some things not so good.








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NANHBH
11/4/2013 10:28:12 AM

Dennis,

That is so sad to hear that your students lack ingenuity. Makes you wonder what kind of leaders we will have in the future. Keep inspiring them. You never know whose life you will change.

Nancy
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MCCOURTT
10/20/2013 9:06:21 PM

LOL, on Boston, little too slow for that one
leave that that one to the younger runners.




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MCCOURTT
10/19/2013 11:05:33 PM

Thank you for the comment on the Chicago marathon, took my brother along on that one emoticon



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NANHBH
10/4/2013 3:22:08 PM

'And Immuanuel Kant said Act in such a way as if it will be a Universal truth that all can use.'

Love that quote, Dennis! Thanks for sharing it.



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MCCOURTT
8/5/2013 9:07:58 PM

Thank you so much for the comment. I'm still coming to terms with this. My brother was only two years older than me, just way too young. I know his is in better place, but it still hurts that he is gone.




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