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  • 1/15/17

    1/15/2017 8:56:27 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well we kind of lucked out on our nasty weather today. The temperature hung around 34 degrees over night, and so we got rain instead of freezing... Read more

  • Time Obsession

    1/15/2017 1:23:02 PM, by DOUGDC

    I'm feeling oppressed by time. Not enough. A teacher once said, "You always have time for what you feel is most important." By which he mean... Read more

  • A Rough Night

    1/15/2017 6:34:21 AM, by PASTORVIC

    As we wait for Carolyn to begin her cancer treatment she continues to be in a lot of pain. She has been taking nonprescription pain medication bu... Read more

  • Up to 31 minutes

    1/15/2017 3:34:56 AM, by DAVEINSEOUL

    I am back up to 31 minutes on the bike trainer. It was a good way to start the week out right. I'm also back to tracking my food again - the Sp... Read more

  • Counting That Shouldn't Count?

    1/15/2017 12:51:22 AM, by NITEMAN3D

    I see now and then so many one word posts on the message boards. Many aren't even a response to the post. Just an emoticon to answer a question... Read more

  • 1/14/17

    1/14/2017 9:18:50 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well today was a very low key day! It started at 5:30 when Margaret came in and told me that the roof was leaking in the back bedroom. We put ... Read more

  • Gone Before It Started

    1/14/2017 4:28:51 PM, by DOUGDC

    No thought to greeting today with gratitude or otherwise. What's happened? My wife and I had planned a yard sale to get rid of accumulated stuff ... Read more

  • Gratitude

    1/14/2017 5:41:17 AM, by PASTORVIC

    I'm grateful that we are part of God's family and have supportive and caring friends. Whatever lies ahead we know He loves us and will walk throu... Read more

  • 1/13/17

    1/13/2017 9:36:40 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Friday the 13th! Wasn't a bad day, considering we got about an inch of ice, and we have been home all day. I am really mad at Margaret's work. ... Read more

  • Greeting the Day with Gratitude

    1/13/2017 12:06:52 PM, by DOUGDC

    Today I'm grateful that I wasn't driving that truck. That truck was a large tractor trailer truck that I often see delivering vegetables to local... Read more

  • Prayers

    1/13/2017 6:28:31 AM, by PASTORVIC

    I'm very thankful for God's people and their prayer support. It's good to know faithful people are praying for you when tough times come.... Read more

  • 1/12/17

    1/12/2017 10:12:21 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well we are under a ice storm warning from tomorrow morning until Sunday! They told us at work that all non-essential personnel should plan to ... Read more

  • Bad News

    1/12/2017 3:18:41 PM, by PASTORVIC

    Sad to report Carolyn's cancer has returned. A tumour is blocking a kidney and the doctor thinks that's what is causing her pain. The urologist w... Read more

  • How Did I Have Time to Work

    1/12/2017 12:33:57 PM, by DOUGDC

    Time for today is already spoken for, and that was at 8:30 AM. It's like this. Today my wife and I will attend a lecture on sculptor Rodin a... Read more

  • Thursday

    1/12/2017 5:50:25 AM, by PASTORVIC

    This morning Carolyn sees her surgeon. I'm thankful that the weather is mild and it's not stormy. I'm praying that he can help her. I appreciate ... Read more

  • 1/11/17

    1/11/2017 10:49:20 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Our crazy weather continues. We were 70 degrees today, and under a Winter Storm watch now. Friday-Sunday we are to get freezing rain/sleet etc.... Read more

  • Winnowing the Possibilities

    1/11/2017 12:46:11 PM, by DOUGDC

    Greeting the day with gratitude. Searching for hope. The day will do well enough. Although the sky is cloudy and looks a bit forbidding, the... Read more

  • Wednesday

    1/11/2017 5:14:02 AM, by PASTORVIC

    I'm praying for some answers when Carolyn sees the surgeon tomorrow. She's been in pain for over six months now and no one seems to know why.... Read more

  • 1/10/17

    1/10/2017 10:29:39 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Gee this weather is so ridiculous. Last Saturday, we were 6 degrees, today we were 67 degrees, with 50-60 mile an hour winds. The winds started... Read more

  • Rainy Meditation

    1/10/2017 1:04:34 PM, by DOUGDC

    The skies are grey and flat. Rain falls gently. Though the weather services refer to this as a storm, one badly needed for the drought diminished... Read more

  • Waiting

    1/10/2017 4:41:50 AM, by PASTORVIC

    I'm not good at waiting, but I have come to realize how blessed I am by having to wait. As we wait for Carolyn's latest scan results I have decid... Read more

  • 1/9/17

    1/9/2017 11:15:24 PM, by RHOOK20047

    I had a good day today. I was busy actually doing some real work and I actually worked a half hour over cause I wanted to finish what I was doin... Read more

  • Journaling on line

    1/9/2017 1:16:02 PM, by DOUGDC

    I enjoy writing. The act of writing. Using a fountain pen - I have several - to write with liquid ink on paper. But really it's only fun, and my ... Read more

  • Home

    1/9/2017 6:18:12 AM, by PASTORVIC

    After a bit of frustration waiting for our road to be plowed yesterday we got home okay. I'm back to my regular routine this week and we hope to ... Read more

  • 1/8/17

    1/8/2017 9:57:22 PM, by RHOOK20047

    I guess that life is saving myself from myself. I had typed out a long blog yesterday after an angry confrontation with another team leader over... Read more

  • Snow Storm

    1/8/2017 9:29:55 AM, by PASTORVIC

    We had a good stay at the hotel last night and Carolyn had her CT scan ahead of the scheduled time. We had breakfast at the hospital cafeteria. N... Read more

  • Week 2: Amazing what simple activity can do.

    1/7/2017 9:21:41 PM, by TACOMALO

    Week 2 was busy, busy, busy....I lost weight but it was strictly due to more passive activity (walking in a metropolitan area as opposed to schle... Read more

  • Storm

    1/7/2017 4:39:10 AM, by PASTORVIC

    Carolyn has an appointment for a CT scan tomorrow morning. We're expecting a big snow storm tonight so we decided to go to town today and stay at... Read more

  • 1/6/17

    1/6/2017 10:55:40 PM, by RHOOK20047

    This was a long day. Had six meetings today and it seemed like I spent the day going from one meeting to the next. I had TB (tired butt) and am... Read more

  • Friday

    1/6/2017 5:45:33 AM, by PASTORVIC

    I'm thankful to have this week off to rest and relax. I'm thinking about the future of my ministry and seeking the Lord's leading. So much depend... Read more

  • Every Little Bit

    1/6/2017 12:25:55 AM, by NITEMAN3D

    I don't do much exercise, but I'm gradually stepping it up. I really hate it and I figure if I sneak up on it, I won't notice it so much. It se... Read more

  • 1/5/17

    1/5/2017 11:09:45 PM, by RHOOK20047

    We are so happy to report that Mikey is back home with us. The little guy has dropped some weight and is still on pain pills and is tripping a b... Read more

  • Yesterday

    1/5/2017 7:04:20 AM, by PASTORVIC

    I had to fast on Tuesday for a medical procedure which I had yesterday. It went well and I'm back on track today. Carolyn saw the gynaecologist y... Read more

  • 1/4/17

    1/4/2017 1:05:36 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Mikey had to have surgery as the hydration didn't move the obstruction. It seems he swallowed about a two and a half inch of rubber candy cane th... Read more

  • 1/3/17

    1/3/2017 10:25:35 PM, by RHOOK20047

    I am so upset at the moment. While I am sitting here writing my blog, Mikey is at the Pet Surgical center possibly needing surgery. Last night ... Read more

  • Walking in 2016

    1/3/2017 12:11:46 PM, by MUSYCLAU

    My grand total walking in 2016 is 405 miles.... Read more

  • Tuesday

    1/3/2017 5:27:50 AM, by PASTORVIC

    Today is my preparation day for my medical procedure tomorrow. No solid food for me-jello, broth, and lots of fluids. Maybe I'll lose a couple of... Read more

  • 1/2/17

    1/2/2017 10:47:06 PM, by RHOOK20047

    I successfully had my third day of rest. We didn't even take the Christmas stuff down. I did finally get my flu shot. So many people around ha... Read more

  • Day 1: Happy 2017. New Year Kick Off

    1/2/2017 7:57:17 PM, by TACOMALO

    This is the year to do it - am going to keep it brief tonight. Willing to sacrifice it all to achieve this goal... Weight: 280 Waist: 4... Read more

  • Sunday

    1/2/2017 6:57:07 AM, by PASTORVIC

    Yesterday I was very tired because I didn't sleep well. One of the deacons said that I looked tired and stressed. He prayed with me, then talked ... Read more

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