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Work Ethic…

The German Mennonite culture in which I was raised as a child instilled within me a work ethic that makes it difficult (though not impossible) for me to sit around and do nothing. While my parents were not nearly as … Continue reading

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Lazybones…

“Lazybones, sleepin’ in the sun, how you ever gonna get the days work done?” This is the opening line to a song that I learned many years ago—don’t remember where or when exactly, but it’s haunting melody has often caused … Continue reading

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Diligence…

One of the books that I enjoyed reading as a child was a book of Aesop’s fables. Each of these fictitious short stories had a moral at the end that conveys a valuable life lesson to the reader. I remember … Continue reading

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Do Hard Things…

Read – Ruth 4 Focus on verse 9- 10 Ten years ago two teenage twin brothers named Alex and Brett Harris authored a book which they titled “Do Hard Things”. It was apparently born out of their frustration with the … Continue reading

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