Phil's Blog

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Old Age and Birthdays

Nurses in a long-term-care facility held a celebration for a resident on her 100th birthday. She was rather drowsy, so…

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Superstitions and Faith

I enjoy few things more than baseball. I know, it’s not as fast paced as golf or lawn bowling. But…

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Easter Fools?

Some think it fitting: That at a time devoted to hoaxes, we celebrate the most colossal hoax of all Here…

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Life Hacks

Many claim that their “hacks” really work, but they don’t. Despite claims to the contrary, you can’t charge your phone by plugging into an onion or a watermelon. — The ultimate source of “life hacks” is the Bible. I’m not talking about a quick kitchen fix, or better circumstances in 30 seconds, but a better, more meaningful life rooted in God’s presence, His forgiveness, His promises.

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Bad News Day

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but today is Lame Joke Day! So we’re bringing you the…

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Homemade Wedding Vows

Lately at weddings, I’ve noticed a current trend. Couples are writing their own wedding vows. Like these: “I, Chris, take…

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Chinook Winds

I live in Canada, not far from the majestic Rockies. About 100 times a year I ask my wife, “Why…

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Heroes and Incoming Cows

A lady was out walking her dog when she noticed a happy old guy sitting on his porch. “Excuse me,”…

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A Wacky Christmas

The Christmas season is that time of year when our families gather around us. We love our families, but sometimes…