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Consider the Words You Speak

2 Timothy 2:23-3:5 (NIV) 23 Don’t have anything to do with foolish and stupid arguments, because you know they produce quarrels. 24 And the Lord’s servant must not be quarrelsome but must be kind to everyone, able to teach, not resentful.25 Opponents must be … Continue reading

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Twenty Things We Should Say More Often (Part 4)

Today we are going to talk about #18 on our list of things we should say more often. Here is a surprise corn dog I bought you because you’re my friend I know that this seems a little silly, but … Continue reading

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Twenty Things We Should Say More Often (Part 11)

Today we are going to talk about #11 on our list of things we should say more often. Aw!  You got me a corn dog too!  You shouldn’t have! We are back to corn dogs again.  A corn dog is … Continue reading

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My Fallen Friend

As I was putting together materials and remembrances for Omar’s Hall of Fame Induction this past weekend, I ran across this poem I wrote back in the summer of 1994.  At the time I wrote this, I had just started … Continue reading

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The Great Teacher

This past weekend, I had the distinct pleasure of attending a ceremony in Des Moines as the greatest horse I have ever known, Omar Man was inducted into the Iowa Quarter Horse Hall of Fame.  It has been 23 ½ … Continue reading

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Red Solo Cup

Another Friday, another song.  So far, I have put songs on my blogs that are favorites of mine.  That is a special privilege you get when you have your own blog.  Hopefully, you have enjoyed the songs, but I’m sure … Continue reading

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The 10 Friends You Need in Your Life

Sometimes in our lives it seems like friendships seem to come and go.  Buddies from high school who wrote in your yearbook, “We’ll be friends forever!” are sadly a distant memory.  Some of your closest friends from college, you very … Continue reading

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