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“Oh What A Beautiful Morning …”

The Swiss Alps are incredibly beautiful. I still remember watching the movie “Heidi” starring Shirley Temple and being mesmerized by the beauty. It’s a great story… I’d like to watch it again. Sunday was a beautiful fall day… the temperature was in the high 60’s, the trees were still blazing with colors, the sky was … Continue reading “Oh What A Beautiful Morning …”

“Seek The Lord … And He Shall Be Found”

I had a good friend in college…we were both studying sciences hoping to go on to medical school or dental school. We were pretty comparable in grades and aptitude. There was one big difference between us. My friend had a passion for becoming a dentist…he was not going to be denied. He didn’t initially get … Continue reading “Seek The Lord … And He Shall Be Found”

“All Will Be Well With My Soul”

If I’m dying of thirst in the desert, I’m not too worried that my boss may not give me my next promotion…. just give me some water….please, some water !!! My basic physiological needs, like food and water and air, usually “trump” my other needs. I remember hearing about  Maslow’s hierarchy of needs” back in school … Continue reading “All Will Be Well With My Soul”

“Eye of the Hurricane”

The “calm before the storm”. This saying was originally used by sailors…. “they observed that right before a storm hit the weather became eerily calm.... the air is very stable and causes what is referred to as the calm or "lull" before the storm.” We’ve all heard the term the “eye of the hurricane. The eye is the calmest part of the hurricane located in the center. The entire hurricane rotates … Continue reading “Eye of the Hurricane”

“ELECTION DAY…..Lord Have Mercy !!!”

Well November 3, 2020 is election day. Everyone I know is nervous. It really does look like a historic time for the future of our nation. Usually it seems the political parties try and camouflage some of their positions...but this year the positions seem to be pretty clear. I don’t think either candidate for president … Continue reading “ELECTION DAY…..Lord Have Mercy !!!”

“Humble Yourself And You Will Be Exalted”

Have you ever arrived at a dinner or banquet and exclaimed, “Oh my gosh, are you kidding me, we’re sitting here”… maybe your next to the band or next to the bathroom, or in the far corner. I’m embarrassed to say that sometimes I’ve had that reaction.  Most times it doesn’t really bother me, but at other times it can hit … Continue reading “Humble Yourself And You Will Be Exalted”