Category Archives: Family

Beyond Extreme

Isn’t there something really special about a kid refusing to give up because of severe medical issues? Continue reading

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Dollar a Blister

Some people just saw a big pile of rubble; I saw a chance to earn my own money. At age seven… Continue reading

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Meditation on Love

Love labors, cares, comforts, connects… and is anchored to the very heart of God. Continue reading

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Building with Josh

My grandson and I might be building something bigger than a horse shed… Continue reading

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Blue Baby

In her time of passing, my grandmother was comforted by the son who wasn’t expected to live when he was born. Continue reading

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My Father’s Tools

I have chosen not to work with some of the tools my father had; but am putting them to better use. Continue reading

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Written in Stone

Sometimes the positive influence of others in our lives is obvious, sometimes not. In all cases, it’s good to be grateful. Continue reading

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A Strange Memorial

No matter how strange it may seem, I think doing a mud run was a perfect way to honor someone like my mother. Continue reading

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Sowing the Seed

A pasture project draws me deep into memories of my dad and my growing up. Continue reading

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Unseen Witnesses

Some of the most powerful statements we make are when we forget that anyone else is listening. Continue reading

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