Monthly Archives: August 2011

What Do You Say to the Nice Millionaire Man?


What do you do with a Muslim millionaire who helps people in a positive way? How do you treat him? What do you say to him? Can you expect to see him at the table when you arrive HOME? Two … Continue reading

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When the Dog Licks Your Leg, You Better Run


Let me begin with the fact that a house blew up in our community the spring before we moved into town. Gas! Boom! No laughing matter here. Today I smelled gas—a strong-headache-inducing-dog-licking-my-leg-overpowering odor. I let the dog out before I … Continue reading

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A 3-D Relationship with God: Difficult, Dangerous, and Disheartening


Bang. Miss. Bang. Miss. Bang. Bang. Miss. Miss. Bang. Bang. Bang. Miss. Miss. Miss. Dang! Dang! Dang! If I had to hunt for a living, I’d starve. I started thinking about the ONE and failure on a Saturday after an … Continue reading

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A Life Full of Zeroes


Zero. Zero. Zero. I recorded my score each time until I tired of the activity. Then I continued to participate but stopped recording the results. What was the point? Zero plus zero plus zero adds up to a big, fat … Continue reading

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How Does the Past Affect the Present?


Okay, I’ve now officially moved into creepy-stalker-guy status. Let’s start with the where. Kaufmann Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, home of the Kansas City Royals. Now for the official disclaimer. I become an 8-year-old the moment I step near a … Continue reading

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Don’t You Wish You Had One of These?


A screen shines in front of me and offers me scads of options. Movies. TV. Audio. Skyflyer Kids. Your Journey. Your Journey? That sounds interesting. Touch the screen and more options appear. Moving Map. Yep, that’s the one I want. … Continue reading

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What Comes In Must Go Out


The Jordan River flows into two seas, the Sea of Galilee and the Dead Sea, but only flows out of the former. I’d like to use that fact to illustrate an important life lesson, truly a matter of life and … Continue reading

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