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New Year and thinking of the far past

One of the losses I was able to rectify a few years back, was to purchase from Amazon my high school yearbook from 1967.  I remember one day in the year that I graduated finding out that we were the 50th class to graduate; the first being in 1967.  I remember looking at the picture […]


All this fuss over the New Year

Give thanks to the Lord for He is good, for His mercy endures forever Ps: 135:1 I know the New Year is an important time of the year. However, when I was in the Navy, even though like most young men I went out a lot, on New Year’s, I stayed in. Never understood all […]


A New Year of Mercy (2016)

For the New Year of 2016, may we grow in the courage to look within, and in that seeing and experiencing our own inner struggles and failures; we may grow in compassion for others and understand that just as we each need mercy, so perhaps we should extend it to all. A friend of mine […]