Monthly Archives: August 2017

the eagle has landed… :)

We were unpacking up here at Shadow Lake by 9:00am this morning… the next step has been taken… the especially  good news  is that my plan to take my meds at night… just before shutting down for the evening…. seems … Continue reading

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quick note… :)

Just a quick little note tonight… I had decided to take this final day here in Morrisville  off…  even though I have started a little experiment in  when  to take my  meds …  an experiment that resulted in losing 4 lbs … Continue reading

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one more day…

I have been thinking about how tomorrow (Sunday) will be my very  last day  here in what has been our home the past  22 years.  Hmmmm…  22 years….  that’s a long time…. more than double the time I’ve lived anywhere … Continue reading

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the flip side…

I mentioned the  flip side  of this  circumstances coin  yesterday… I am not talking about  “God is on my side so I win all the time and He does everything I want Him to do for me”…  What I  am … Continue reading

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it is His love….

  What I wrote about earlier today… I have seen this over and over again, during these past 50 years….  “The important thing here, for us, is not whether or not they buy the house… the important thing here is … Continue reading

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of all the things He does….

Out of all the things He does in our lives… the most regular, ongoing one is some sort of variation of:  “I have everything under control, Philip.  Relax… enjoy… it’s all cool… when it’s time… it will happen.”  Then He … Continue reading

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back to the drawing board…

Seems like every time I think I finally  “get it” … what I  got  doesn’t work… again… and it is time to go  back to the drawing board…   🙂 I am going to try  what Joanne says  this time… … Continue reading

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the best laid plans…

Things did not go exactly the way I planned it last night.  I did go up early… put my feet up almost an hour… and then… just couldn’t fall asleep.  A little after 4:00am, I gave up and just put … Continue reading

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progress… I think… :)

I guess it is time to ask the Lord for some  healing and restoring… where Philip can begin to get some energy and actually accomplish some physical things during the day… I have been able to do some bookkeeping, make … Continue reading

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nearly retired…

My friend Bodie wrote me this morning and asked…  “How does it feel to be nearly retired?”   I had to stop and think about that. Even with all that has happened  this past year, I don’t believe I’ve ever … Continue reading

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