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The Tractor or the Shovel?

1395401_18982625All day long Bob had struggled with digging this stupid ditch. As the sun baked his skin, beads of perspiration dripped down his face. He was sore and worn out. As he looked at his progress, Bob realized he had only trenched half of the distance the boss had told him to dig. Now it was quitting time, and the boss was going to return soon. How would Bob explain his lack of progress? Continue reading The Tractor or the Shovel?

Love Stinks: Mamas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys

“Mama’s Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys”
Sunday, May 12, 2013 (Mother’s Day) Pastor Jerry Godsey
mp3 audio: “Mama’s Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys”

The Fair and Heaven

fairMy wife and I took in the California Midwinter Fair and Fiesta last Friday. For those not in the know, the CMF&F (as I like to call it, okay I don’t really call it that, but it’s a lot to type out the other way) is Imperial Valley’s county fair. I have been hooked on the fair since I arrived in Imperial Valley in 1974. When I was in high school it was a great place to talk to girls, and hopefully get a few numbers. It was always weird to me how many girls had the same phone number as a pizza place or some other restaurant. Who knew?

When I got married the fair was (and still is) a good place to show off how blessed I am to have such a beautiful wife. I proudly walk with Lanette all over, hoping that someone I know sees me and notices her. Continue reading The Fair and Heaven