The Ultimate Dragon Slayer

Most of us remember a fairy tale or two that involves a fire-breathing dragon.  For “Games of Thrones” fans how can we forget Drogon, Rhaegal, and Viserion, those awesome fiery-breathing…

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Happiness Is

David Beloit wrote the following lyrics that I remember singing as a child.  Here are a few of my favorite lines: “Happiness is two kinds of ice cream Finding your…

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The Truth Is Out There Somewhere

The popular sci-fi series “The X-Files” produced 11 seasons.  The characters investigated phenomenon that defied conventional explanation. This Sunday we continue our series “The Anatomy of Love.”  In the second letter of…

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Faith vs. Facts

This summer several brave souls have joined me in an educational adventure.  Our topic for our Zoom class is “Religion and Science:  Pathways to Truth.”  We have had fascinating conversations…

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24/7 Help
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24/7 Help

During the time when our nation was suffering through polio, many people had to live in iron lungs.  Powered by electricity, these iron lungs helped people keep breathing.  Hospitals installed…

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Working our Core

The Mayo Clinic has the following statement on their website: “Core exercises improve your balance and stability.” People in the health care industry and physical trainers are all in agreement:…

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No Distancing Allowed!

This Sunday Christians around the world will celebrate Pentecost, the birthday of the Church.  It is, however, an ancient festival among people of faith.  First century Jews came to Jerusalem…

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What are You Spreading?

When life gets turned upside down, choices are made.  Some withdraw in fear and hide.  Others step forward in courage to lift up those around them. A calling ministry, with…

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Living the Serenity Prayer

Reinhold Niebuhr first shared the serenity prayer in a sermon in 1943. Today, it is a beloved prayer around the world and has been embraced by many groups, including Alcoholic…

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