Tag Archive: holidays

Thanksgiving Blessing

I want to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. Most of you are celebrating with family and friends, eating delicious food, and enjoying the beginning of a long, holiday season. But, if you are alone, I encourage you to make yourself available to the friendship of others even if you have to go to the shopping […]

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The Wrong Side of the Law-Freedom in the U.S.A.

The Fourth of July I opened the front door of my house this evening to the sound of fireworks. The sky was filled with brilliant reds and greens exploding above the neighbor’s rooftop. I had a perfect view of sizzling gold and silver rising fountains of sparkling lights, interrupted by offshoots of color trailing across […]

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Take it to the Bank

In the afterglow of Christmas and New Year’s lights, the reality hits us. How much did we spend? The friendly clerks had perfect gifts pre-packaged and wrapped so we would not have to figure out what to give Aunt Sally or Cousin Bob. We handed out gifts like we were personal Santas until we were […]

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New Year’s Resolutions Out the Door

Toss the Resolutions Out On this last day of 2007, you may be thinking about your New Year’s resolutions. Several people have said to me, “I’m not going to make any New Year’s Resolutions this year. They always fail.” Have you made your list based on guilt and regrets? How about throwing that list out […]

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