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Sin Free

My daughter-in-law Liz’s father is also a pastor of a church in a small town in Northern Minnesota. His name is Dave. Their church has an AWANA ministry for children where they learn about God, memorize Bible verses, sing songs, … Continue reading

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Family

My daughter, Hannah recently flew out to Washington State to visit her grandfather, affectionately known as “Pop Pop”. While she was there Pop Pop made arrangements for them to attend an art exhibit in Seattle called “Graphic Masters”, which displayed … Continue reading

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Weeding the Kingdom

When we bought the vacant lot next to our house it contained a large pile of dirt, which was covered with a jungle of weeds. We pulled most of the weeds and then used a skid steer to spread the … Continue reading

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Fairly Tempting

When I was a boy growing up in Washington State my great uncle Dale had an apple orchard. One day I was playing in the orchard and came to a section where the trees were younger than the others. These … Continue reading

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Giving and Receiving

A little while back a friend of ours from church, Sandy Jo, asked Lisa if she would be willing to help set ladies hair at the care center. Lisa wasn’t sure that this was her forte but told Sandy Jo … Continue reading

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Unity in Diversity

Our daughter-in-law, Liz, and our grandson, Titus, recently came for a weekend visit. Our son, Dan, had to work so we missed him but we love having Liz around and with Titus here we would have all of our grandchildren … Continue reading

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Slippery Places

Before my daughter, Leah, headed for home she decided to let my grandson, Malachi, play outside in the snow for a few minutes. As he tromped around in the snow I headed toward the garage to grab a sled so … Continue reading

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Thinking About God

Once I heard someone make the statement that “it is better to be out in a boat thinking about God than to be in church thinking about fishing”. I love to spend time out on our lakes and rivers and … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Oahu

Lisa and I recently got to go on a trip to Hawaii with my Mom and Dad, my sister, Gail, and her husband, Rob. Gail and Rob had been there before but this was a first for us. Mom and … Continue reading

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The Cross

Several years ago the Bible Church in Ray Minnesota, about fifteen miles from us, burned down. As a result of that the church was able to build a new building. They also owned a parsonage out by the highway and … Continue reading

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