50 Years!

This has been a year to celebrate a number of 50 year anniversaries!  The number one 50 for me was graduating from high school.  Being a 69er was a really cool deal.  I was very glad to leave high school, as I remember hating school.  But, what a cool deal for me to return to … More 50 Years!

Folly

Proverbs 26:11 “As a dog returneth to his vomit, so a fool returneth to his folly.” You can’t add much to this sage wisdom. but it does seem evident that we as humans and in our cultures are wont to follow such simple advice. Folly — goodwordssite

Ruckus Flight….

“Ruckus flight, cleared for takeoff,” rumbled the steady voice of the tower controller. “Roger, Ruckus cleared for takeoff,” I responded. As we finished our checklist, with a silent hand signal to the wingman, we simultaneously lowered our canopies. Next, we armed our seats, changed our radios to tactical frequency, and turned on our Identification Friend … More Ruckus Flight….

Hey old dog…

An old Doberman starts chasing rabbits and before long, discovers that he’s lost.Wandering about, he notices a lion heading rapidly in his direction with the intention of having lunch.The old Doberman thinks, “Oh, oh! I’m in deep s**t now!”Noticing some bones on the ground close by, he immediately settles down to chew on the bones … More Hey old dog…

The Wisdom of Proverbs

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“Like one who grabs a stray dog by the ears is someone who rushes into a quarrel not their own.” Proverbs 26:17   It would be nice if our country quit sending military to places we do not belong.  Now, we are actively involved in 177 countries.  What’s up with that?

Saint Philip the Apostle

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The Eastern Orthodox Church celebrates Philip’s feast day on 14 November. Reading from the Synaxarion: This Apostle, one of the Twelve, was from Bethsaida of Galilee, and was a compatriot of Andrew and Peter. He was instructed in the teachings of the Law, and devoted himself to the study of the prophetic…