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Prayers once again
Thursday, July 21, 2011      6 comments

If you would, please pray for a young man named Mitch. Tests showed he had an irregularity in his brain which may be a tumor. He is a fine man, and my daughter's future brother-in-law. Please pray that God's healing hand touch him, and that... Read more
An answer to a father's prayer.
Tuesday, March 15, 2011      10 comments

I have been praying for my children for the past year and a half to return to the Church. I love them all, but they haven't been faithful in their practice of the faith as they should be. My wife told me today that our eldest daughter, who is ... Read more
Monday, November 08, 2010      12 comments

While I was away this weekend, I heard news of a tragic car wreck near my home. This accident claimed the lives of four people, one of whom was an acquaintance. He was a fellow singer, a barbershopper who loved his art, and he was a retired sc... Read more
Please pray!
Tuesday, August 17, 2010      6 comments

Please pray for my wife's school, as they have had a tragic loss. One of the aides was found dead in a motel room under apparently mysterious circumstances. Irregardless, this is not going to be a happy year for them. Please pray for peace for... Read more
Thoughts on becoming a "senior citizen".
Thursday, July 08, 2010      3 comments

Today I turned the magic number of 55..AARP wants me in their ranks, Bob Evans will let me eat from a special menu, etc. I look on this age as a start for some reassessment of my goals. of what I want to make a better, healthier me. As I con... Read more
Update on prayers needed :-(
Tuesday, June 22, 2010      5 comments

Thank you for your prayers for Joe, but I'm sorry to relate that he passed on MOnday June 21 at around 1 inthe afternoon. At this point we're not sure what aused his condition or his death. Please continue to pray for his wife Tonya and their... Read more
Monday, June 21, 2010      5 comments

30 years ago today I married a beautiful young woman in historic Harpers Ferry WV. It is a decision I have never regretted. She is the light of my life and my joy! Here's praying that I have 30 more loving and super-sparked years! ... Read more
prayers needed
Thursday, June 17, 2010      15 comments

I just found out that the husband of one of my wife's co-workers went into cardiac arrest this evening. Prease pray for his recovery, as they have a young familythat need him. His name is Joe, and his wife is the music teacher at my wife's sch... Read more
A Musical Weekend
Friday, May 21, 2010      4 comments

Tomorrrow is a full musical day for me! My school choir, the Singing Hawks, are performing a spring concert at the Martinsburg Berkeley Cuunty Library. Then, tomorrow evening, my wife and I are going to Wolf Trap to enjoy a performance of "The... Read more
More credit to Sparkpeople!
Sunday, April 18, 2010      8 comments

One of the problems I was facing when I was overweight was high blood pressure. After several years of warning me, my physician finally put me on a beta blocker for the HBP. Three months ago, after losing weight, and going to the gym, he deci... Read more
Prayers, please!
Tuesday, March 16, 2010      12 comments

Hi Friends! I would ask you to keep in prayer a friend of me and my wife. She was in a very serious car accident near Morgantown, and may be paralysed. Her name is Jill. Please keep her and her family in your prayers! Thank you! Brian... Read more
Stage 2
Thursday, March 11, 2010      6 comments

I had my 6 month evaluation at the Wellness Center, and my trainer was very pleased with the progress my wife and I have made. I have added two machines to my training and upped my treadmill training. I am also going to begin the training for ... Read more
A Goal Report!!
Friday, February 19, 2010      5 comments

A short note to all my Sparkfriends: Thanks be to God and thanks to all you my Sparkfriends, I have made goal! This morning I weighed in at 199.8 lbs! I plan to lose about 5 more pounds to keep a buffer zone, but today is a truly happy d... Read more
OUCH!!!! and a look backward and forward on New Years.
Friday, January 01, 2010      6 comments

To update all my Sparkfriends, I spent New Years Eve in the ER instead of rollicking and rocking in 2010. It turns out I broke 3 ribs (7, 8, and 9) doing a relatively easy job of bringing in thegarbage cans. Bottom line, I slipped on some ice ... Read more
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Thursday, November 05, 2009      11 comments

There is an old saying, "He who has a thousand friends, has not a friend to spare." I have many friends, and many of my friends are Sparkfriends. It truly grieves me when I lose a friend, for whatever reason, and especially when I have the abi... Read more

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