Category Archives: thanks

Joy when we need it most

Someone recently told me they decided against having a Christmas party they had been thinking about having.  They said because of some health problems in the family, nobody felt like they had the “Christmas Spirit”.  People get discouraged or depressed … Continue reading

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No toilet paper

I took this picture yesterday at a hospital visit.  (To over-share, I actually used that bathroom.)  I took the picture because I thought it was funny.  I guess the person who put it up did not want the next person … Continue reading

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Reap what you sow

We have some sunflowers popping up in a few different places in our flower bed. They are courtesy of a couple of little local chipmunks.  They hide sunflower seeds thinking they will come back to get them later.  They do … Continue reading

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Words of Encouragement

It has been 11 days since I made a post on my blog.  I expect a card from Lisa Ohlinger is probably in the mail.  (Don’t feel bad if it’s not, Lisa.  I’m half joking.)  Lisa and her husband Jeff … Continue reading

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First Responders

There’s a lot of unknowns about Hurricane Florence.  It’s pretty certain that North Carolina is going to receive a direct hit.  The eastern panhandle of West Virginia may receive historic rainfall and subsequent flooding. I pray not. But last night … Continue reading

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I am blessed

Today I am moving our Wednesday night community dinner stuff to the fire hall.  We have Vacation Bible School this week and it would have been inconvenient for the VBS folks for the weekly community dinner to be in the … Continue reading

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The one behind it

I have this thing about taking shopping carts back in to the store.  I do not mean my shopping cart.  The truth is I typically put my shopping cart in the cart corral.  But as I walk in the store, … Continue reading

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