Monthly Archives: April 2008

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We made it back from Texas safely. It was a good visit with Ann’s parents. They are doing well. Dad celebrated his 89th birthday on the 24th and they have their 69th wedding anniversary tomorrow. Dad continues to play golf … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday – Melissa

Today is daughter #1’s birthday. I still remember the joy I felt when the nurse announced over the intercom that we had a girl. (Those were the days when men were real men; suffering surrogate labor pains while pacing in … Continue reading

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News Flash

I just got a cell phone report on the Rangers little league game in Lexington. Down 9-3 in the last inning they came back to tie the game 9-9. Their 6 run rally included a bases loaded home run by … Continue reading

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Progress

The last few weeks I have been working on the deck and carriage house. With Byron and the other Gabeharts help, we were able to repair and revise the existing deck. Yesterday the deck project was completed. I am pleased … Continue reading

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Priceless

Two men on and two out. Jerod Crockett comes up to bat. He is determined and focused. Will he he get a good pitch? The crowd is calling for a hit. The third base coach reminds him of what is already … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer

 Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love,        for I have put my trust in you.        Show me the way I should go,        for to you I entrust my life. Psalm 143:8

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Re-reading: The Church by Hans Kung

The Church written by Hans Kung has been an important influence in my understanding of the nature and character of the church. There is a great deal of irony in that. Kung is a radical Catholic theologian. I was introduced to the … Continue reading

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New Blog, New Resolve

Since I have had to re-create my blog I thought it would be a good time to use a new theme. It is somewhat like cleaning up my desk. It becomes an occasion for getting things done that I have been putting … Continue reading

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Hello world!

I’m on my way to getting my blog back on line. Unfortunately I am unable to restore my previous posts. I guess I should consider this a second chance at blogging. Hopefully I will do better this time.

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Little League Opening Day

We got the season off to a great start yesterday with two victories. Jerod was not able to play because he was on a academic field trip to Columbus, Ohio. Blake took up the slack and was awarded the game ball … Continue reading

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