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House by the Side of the Road

Beautiful poem by Sam Walter Foss.  It was my dads favorite poem and also one of mine.   “I want to live in a house by the side of the road and be a friend to man”   Advertisements

What is your Mustard Seed

In church (Waterford Weslyan) this week one of the Bible Verses mentions the mustard seed and it got me thinking that our faith today might depend on some small thing in our past.  Actually I have two things that I think contributed to my current faith.   The first is that I was raised in […]

The Things Men Do – Rod McKuen

The Things Men Do Rod McKuenFrom the album “Sold Out – Rod McKuen Live at Carnegie Hall”, 1969 (I still have this original record – it is one of my favorites) It makes me cry to see the things Some men do to one another Makes me cry to see the things some men do. […]

St John Presbyterian – Tampa FL

St John Presbyterian – Tampa FL POSTED ON JANUARY 26, 2018 UPDATED ON JANUARY 26, 2018 This is the church I grew up in many, many, many, many (is that enough?) years ago. A small church but with a congregation that worked tirelessly to serve the community.    Besides the church building on their property they have a Walk In […]

Christmas Song by Pentatonix

I have watched a lot of videos by these young folks and love them all.   They are an acapella  group and they all have wonderful voices.   I taped and watched their TV special also this year and enjoyed every second of it.   Here is a video I just found in an E-Mail I get from […]

God’s Hall of Fame

Today’s Church

Yes,  I am going to start whining again.   I do miss the old hymns and wish they would sing them once in a while.    I am getting somewhat used to the new music and the guitars and  things but I look around sometimes and none of the congregation is singing along with the new […]