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“A Father’s Hands” by Unknown Author My Dad, some ninety plus years now, sat feebly on the patio bench. He didn’t move, just sat with his head down staring at his hands. I sat down beside him. He didn’t acknowledge my presence and the longer I sat I wondered if he was okay. Finally, not…

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Ever found yourself having to make a life changing decision? You know the kind I mean; decisions about college or no college, what type of career to have, to take a job or not, to move or not, to marry or not, to buy a house or not. Sometimes we find it a challenge to…

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Below is a recent article from the Home Town Source about one of our residents.  Link: https://www.hometownsource.com/laker_pioneer/maple-plain-resident-celebrates-th-birthday-in-style/article_5cbd4e44-3377-11e8-9d9e-5fb8e961dd87.html The Minnesota Twins have always held a special place in Betty Sandberg’s heart. She and her husband always enjoyed watching the team on television—and Betty continued to watch after her husband passed away. Her favorite player was Justin Morneau,…

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Tips and Scripture to brighten your spirit with God’s grace. by Elizabeth Peale Allen This is something we all could make use of, not just as a spring cleaning but maybe also as an ongoing “tune-up” from time to time. The following steps are a condensed version of what Elizabeth Peale Allen shares. Scan for…