There is good n news on this front. Needless to say that the Lord provides.
The legislation that would have shutdown the Tri County facility did not get passed so there was a reprieve there.
We found that a mental health facility had... Read more
For those of you that don't know, I am involved with my districts Prison Ministry work. I am a volunteer at one of the facilities and I chair the district task force and serve on the district Mission Board. Last night was our monthly meeting a... Read more
Well, this past week was insanity. Easily one of the most stressful in my 40 years.
It started with a pretty normal weekend and we really didn't do that much out of the ordinary. My wife and daughters took off and I got some things done a... Read more
I have three special little girls in my life, my daughter Deanna and her two friends Peyton and Maddie.
There are three very special things that happened recently that just warms my heart.
Deanna and Peyton went to Disney together wi... Read more
While a busy and hectic weekend, it was absolutely fantastic. I got to spend Christmas eve down at my parents with my brother and my cousin from Chicago. Then, the youngest and I went to 11:00 candlelight service.
Saturday morning, a le... Read more
Our anniversary (17 years this time around) is on the Saturday after Thanksgiving.
This year, my wife planned a trip for us and didn't tell me where we were going. She picked fabulously!!
Thursday (Thanksgiving day) we took off aro... Read more
I'm a little lost on what to post these days so I'm going to use this Q&A that I got from SimpleLife4Real's blog. I suppose this is a better 1/1/11 blog but here it is anyway.
Four jobs I have had in my life:
1. Fast Food Manager
2. ... Read more
As Stolen Fair and Square from HOPERISING!
1. Do you sleep with your closet doors open or closed? open
2. Do you take the shampoos and conditioner bottles from hotel? usually nothing left
3. Do you sleep with your sheets tucked... Read more
Something that got passed to me and thought was pretty good. Figured I would pass it along.
A Dog's Purpose? (from a 6-year-old).
Being a veterinarian, I had been called to examine a ten-year-old Irish Wolfhound. The dog's owners, Ron... Read more
You are ( not ) allowed to use my answers ... you must use different ones!!!
Remember, you can't use the same answers as the person who sent it to you....
1. Name something you use in the shower?... Shampoo
2. Something people hat... Read more
Got this from JANEDOE12345's Blog. Nice to read these on peoples' blogs and nice to indulge oneself like this.
A - Available or married? Married (17 years in November to the delicate and petite flower BECKYISHERE)
B - Books? Everywhere... Read more
This is from a weekly mailing I get. The site is just chock full of great stories like these. I posted this one because it is something that I all too often forget. I hope it helps you as it helped to remind me.
If you want to get the ne... Read more
Some of these I have seen before. Hope you enjoy . . .
WHERE ARE YOU FROM?
Chester, IL and I currently live there as well. We're the home of Popeye
DO YOU HAVE ANY KIDS & IF SO HOW MANY?
Two girls 18, 13
WHAT IS YOUR OCC... Read more
Copy and Paste into your own blog, change the answers to suit you. It's really hard to only use one word answers. Copied from MORTICIAADDAMS
Where is your cell phone?
Your... Read more
I was reading a blog by Ma1200
www.sparkpeople.com/mypa ge_public_journal_individu al.asp?blog_id=3272409
In it she talks about someone who inspires her at the gym. I encouraged her to share with this person t... Read more