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HOW I FOUND $36,000!

  I didn’t want to go. I didn’t have time to go. But I remembered what it was like to be confined, unable to even get your own Chapstick. (And in the dry heat of Colorado that can be traumatic.) In fact, as I drove on this reluctant errand, I recalled when my parents discovered […]

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THE SLOW FADE OF LOVE – RADICALLY REDEEMING RELATIONSHIPS

        We met under a street light and started talking about everything . . . the war between Catholics and Protestants in Ireland, the Pope, the South (in the 1970’s), boys (in the 1970’s), Jesus, and the strange soup that they served in the Dining Common that married the unlikely flavors of […]

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A MOTHER’S PRAYER THAT HALLMARK WON’T USE — SALVATION STORY #25

My Mother’s Day plans for this year were no different than they have been in the past two years. ¬†I planned to stay home, not get out of my pajamas, and watch re-runs of Law & Order¬†all day — all plans indicating that this Hallmark Holiday would not look like any of those Hallmark cards […]

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