Category Archives: Friends

Home for the Holidays

Lauren got home on Tuesday; Jenna on Friday. It’s good to have everyone home again. And we’ve jumped into the pre-Christmas puzzle already: But I suppose we ought to back up. The college/post-college game night after Thanksgiving was lots of … Continue reading

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Preacher’s Rock

We hiked up to a place called Preacher’s Rock on Big Cedar Mountain on the AT in North Georgia today. It’s a short hike (2 mile round trip with a 450 ft. elevation gain on the way up), but the … Continue reading

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Gary DeSalvo

In the late summer of 1992, I moved to Temple, TX to begin my first teaching job at nearby Ft. Hood. The first Sunday I was in town, I visited First Baptist Church. The second Sunday, I visited Temple Bible … Continue reading

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Weddings and Camp and Garden

For the second time in less than a year, we’ve attended a wedding for one of the kids that used to be in our youth group at church. The first, last August, was close to home; this one was in … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

On Friday, we enjoyed our church’s youth/college group Christmas party. We are blessed with a wonderful bunch of teenagers who are truly a joy to be around. And of course, since it’s Christmas Eve, this is our post Christmas Eve … Continue reading

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Almost Done

We are almost done with lots of things. Rebekah and I have one more week of school for the semester. Jenna and Lauren will be finished with their semesters the second week of December. We have moved all but a … Continue reading

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Scattered

On Monday we will all be in five different places. Jenna and Laure, of course, will be in Mississippi and Georgia, respectively. Dana will be in North Carolina holding down the fort. Rebekah is currently in DC with a friend … Continue reading

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