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Bye-Bye

This morning I left for a 9-day trip to the Holy Land.  I’m excited about the Holy Land, but apprehensive about the Middle East. Hope to have some pictures up soon after I return. Thought for the Day:      … Continue reading

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Tschus

“Tschus” (pronounced “chuse”) is a German word/expression that means, “see ya”.  I’ve had it on my license plate since Rebecca came into our lives as an exchange student in 1994. It’s o-dark-thirty  (4:30 AM) now and I’m leaving the house … Continue reading

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Best of UK, part 3

There are many things I like about the UK, as noted in two previous blogs part 1 and part 2, but city streets are not one of them … for driving at least.  Yeah, they’re quaint, charming and “homey”, but … Continue reading

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“Peppers Pleece”

You ever wonder who invented passports?  I mean, really, who had the bright idea to require a passport to enter a foreign country?  A passport, by itself, does not entitle a person to enter a foreign country; it is merely … Continue reading

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All Aboard!

I visited this Union Pacific train station as a young boy in the early 50’s; the memories that remain of that day are vivid ones.  The whole family went to the train station to see my uncle off to the … Continue reading

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Faith Journey

I see a lot of symbolism in this image; if you have writer’s cramp and stare at it long enough your mind starts to wonder.  (Yes, wonder, not wander.)  What is faith?  There are so many very different religions in … Continue reading

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Heading Home

On the last leg of my recent trip, home being the very next stop, the first thing I noticed that was familiar to me was the radio station.  After two weeks on the road, covering 3,658 miles through 12 states … Continue reading

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