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Earth Day 2019

I spent my day cleaning. Isn’t that a fine activity for Earth Day? Unfortunately, it was inside my house, not outside my door. Even though the quote, “Cleanliness is next to Godliness” is not in the Bible, the Bible does … Continue reading

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Prodigal Son ….. 4th Sunday of Lent 2019

  Here are some pictures of pre-party fun…..tea party, fort built by the older grandkids, breakfast with Sam giving a pirate face, apricot blossoms, Claire wanting to ride the stick horse. “Father, give me the share of your estate that … Continue reading

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church thoughts (part two)

I saw this YouTube clip on Facebook this morning and it continues my discussion of “why do people stop attending church?” It doesn’t address the big sins of pastor pedophile and/or theft of resources. Some, of course, have left because … Continue reading

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St. Nicholas…Advent….Thursday, December 6, 2018

“I will look after my sheep, says the Lord, and I will appoint a shepherd to pasture them, and I, the Lord, will be their God.” Entrance Antiphon from Ezekiel 34: 11, 23-24 Today is the Feast Day for Saint … Continue reading

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First Sunday of Advent..Dec. 2, 2018

“Be vigilant at all times and pray that you have the strength to escape the tribulations that are imminent and to stand before the Son of Man.”  Luke 21:36 Be vigilant at all times and pray… Today is the first … Continue reading

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Caldecott award winner and thoughts about wolves

I haven’t written on this blog for a month and as I encouraged my Elizabeth to continue writing, I thought I should practice what I preach. I’m fully aware that Elizabeth’s writing is far superior to my rambles, but thought … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2018

Earth Day. If I were “Queen of the World”, I’d do something about plastic. About a year ago, our recycling center in Baker City stopped taking mixed plastics. This news clip from the Baker City Herald explains our problem. Now we … Continue reading

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