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18 August 2007 ~ 2 Comments

Moving Day for a Another College Year

I am writing this from the room of my daughter Natalie. She is beginning her senior year (her first senior year) at UT-Knoxville. We are moving her in today – the second floor of an apartment overlooking the Tennessee River and the UT campus.
She is going to live off campus for the first time [...]

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03 July 2007 ~ 4 Comments

Family Reunion of Global Proportions!

I regret not having been active in my posts recently. I’ve got all kinds of excuses but I’ll just plead guilty and ask for your mercy.
It has indeed been busy lately for our family. We have been "majorly separated" for a while. Here is some of where we’ve been.
David, Jennifer and I [...]

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18 June 2007 ~ 2 Comments

My Father’s Day Weekend: A Labor of Love

An incredible Dad’s Day weekend. It began with Selma’s dad (Roy) and his wife, Carol,  coming to visit with us on Thursday, which was Selma’s birthday. (39 – again!) On Friday, Roy and I played golf with David, our son (in-law) and his dad. Lots of fun. Lots of strokes, too! Lots of tiredness afterwards. [...]

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23 May 2007 ~ 1 Comment

A Family Matter

Sometimes you just can’t separate family and ministry. Like when David, my son (in-law) preached at our church last Sunday. With Pat just getting back from China with their precious Jadyn, he needed someone to step in for him and David was the man this week. That wasn’t just the High School Student Pastor up [...]

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21 May 2007 ~ 1 Comment

Pat and Natalie

I’ve been to the airport twice in three days. I was flying on neither of those days. Saturday, I went there to see someone special arrive. Today (Monday) I went there to see someone special off.
AIRPORT VISIT #1
Our pastor, Pat Hood, and his family got back from China Saturday with their newly adopted [...]

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