Category Archives: 25 blogs

Still An Occasional Resource

As our daughters have gotten older, they rely less and less on their dad. All three are strong,  independent women, two are married, but every now and then though, I’ll get a call to be the patient ear and/or to … Continue reading

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Late For Dinner

This post was set up to publish on Saturday evening under the title “Raw Materials”, but  it appears I neglected to click on “Publish.”  So, I’m guess I am late for dinner. *** I am home alone this weekend while … Continue reading

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Sunday Pipes #50 (A Variation On The Theme)

The variation being a keyboard. . .  without the pipes. On this date in 1919, pianist and statesman Ignacy Jan Paderewski became the first premier of the newly created Republic of Poland. Below is a short clip from the  1937  … Continue reading

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On This Date, 1968

On January 13, 1968, Johnny Cash recorded the top selling album, At Folsom Prison. As is often said, the rest is history! This is how it started:

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On This Date

On January 8, 1815, the last major engagement of the War of 1812 came to an end as U.S. forces defeated the British in the Battle of New Orleans, not having received word of the signing of a peace treaty. … Continue reading

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I’ll Be Back

My office is very close to the Cooper River and many of the maritime industries that depend on the river for their movement of materials, both raw and finished. I can walk a few blocks and watch the big cargo … Continue reading

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Doesn’t Anyone Wonder?

We are hearing/seeing stories of people waiting in lines for hours to be tested for the latest strain of the virus and no one seems to care, yet we are already starting to hear plans that voting in person will … Continue reading

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Pondering

We know certainly that our God calls us to a holy life. We know that He gives us every grace, every abundant grace; and though we are so weak of ourselves, this grace is able to carry us through every … Continue reading

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A Christmas Eve Reminder

For me and many others, Christmas is a time of remembering. We remember the victories/defeats, relationships, (past-present, alive-dead),  . . . traditions and memories of Christmas’s now past. If all those memories were ever made into a song, it would … Continue reading

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Sunday Pipes #48

The 4th Sunday of Advent. We are almost There. Paul Fey with  an improvisation on “O Come, All Ye Faithful”.

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