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SOMEONE WHO CARED

William Newell, born in the 1800’s, has had an impact on my life.  He was a prodigal whose father did not give up on him.   His pastor father pleaded his cause to   Dr. R A Torrey to allow William to … Continue reading

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SCHOOL DAYS,…OH, THOSE GOLDEN RULE DAYS…

…READING AND ‘RITING, AND ‘RITHMETIC, TAUGHT TO THE TUNE OF A HICKORY STICK…The drawing above is one my mother drew, a one-room school house on the prairie.  Mom went to school there in the 1920’s; I went there 1945-46, I … Continue reading

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AS LONG AS YOU CHOOSE TO DO RIGHT

 My mother salvaged an old desk from a dilapidated school which I had attended, painted the desk, and painted a picture of the remains of the school.  The picture hangs on my wall; the desk sits in my corner.  And, … Continue reading

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