Thanks Dad

Thanks Dad

Good Morning, Last Monday, September 14, at the age of 90, my dad went home to heaven where he is experiencing the celebration of a life well lived.  Please allow me to share some lessons I learned from him that go beyond just him being my father. Lessons...
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The Amazing Ponderosa

Good Morning, Throughout the western United States, the Ponderosa Pine is one of the kings of the forest. These trees can grow extraordinarily tall with the highest recorded Ponderosa measured at 282 feat. They also have protective bark that can be up to 4″...
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Known and Loved Anyway

Good Morning, You have searched me, Lord, and you know me. You know when I sit and when I rise; you perceive my thoughts from afar. You discern my going out and my lying down; you are familiar with all my ways. Before a word is on my tongue you, Lord, know...
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Hurry Up and Wait

Good Morning, I remain confident of this: I will see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord. Ps. 27:13-14 One of the books that has impacted me significantly over the...
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Shirts from Dirt

Good Morning, On September 11, 1992, Hurricane Iniki struck the island of Kauai with the full force of its 145 mph winds. The category 4 storm is the strongest hurricane ever recorded to hit the state of Hawaii. Before it dissipated, it caused $3.1 billion in damage...
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Leading Blindly

Good Morning, A friend of mine, who owned a financial planning firm came upon an idea that helped improve his practice. I of course “stole” it and implemented it in our home building company.  The idea was that of a client advisory board and the gist behind...