Casting Your Cares

Casting Your Cares

I haven’t been fishing in years, but in my younger days that is all I did. I still remember my initial days fishing in North Dakota. My parents would put me on a bank next to some reeds with a cane pole and a bobber. Not very high tech but a lot of fun. Continue reading

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What’s That Smell?

Daunte the Dog

I have this really cool dog. He’s a 70 pound English Bulldog/Shar-Pei. Kind of a wrinkly bulldog. We named him Daunte after Daunte Culpepper. He even has his own jersey. Continue reading

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Circumstantial Priorities

Money or Water

I have always been fascinated by how our priorities change due to different circumstances, different times or places in our lives. We make radically different choices depending on our surroundings or what is taking place at the time. Continue reading

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God Maps

Maps

If you have a smartphone and are like me, you more than likely have some kind of map software installed. You could have either Apple Maps or Google Maps or both. Not that I was ever good at land navigation and finding my way around, but I have now come to rely on these apps in order to find my way to my destination. Continue reading

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Death Takes a Holiday

Hands

This is actually the title of a 1934 film starring Fredric March. In the movie Death decides to take a holiday from his usual business to see what it is like to be a mortal and why people fear him so much. Recent events of the past month though have proved to me again that Death never takes a day off. Continue reading

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All Our Hearts

Heart

One of my favorite songs after I became a Christian was Big Daddy Weave’s “What Life Would Be Like.” Recently it seemed to keep popping up on the radio for about a week. There is one section of the song that has always spoken to me. Continue reading

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Think About Such Things

Think

It has been an unsettling year in the NFL to say the least. It seems that there has been more violence off the field than on. There have been numerous commercials of late addressing violence against women and if you watch today’s Super Bowl you will see more of them. Continue reading

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The Gift Card

Gift Card

It is Christmas morning and untold thousands of people will receiver gift cards again this year, either under the tree or in their stockings. Surprisingly, 1 in 10 people will never use the gift cards they received. Continue reading

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