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Reflections at Red Oak Lake

A couple of weekends ago, we had men’s leadership retreat from our church, and the event was held at The Grove at Red Oak Lake in Cordova, Tennessee, just outside of Memphis. I knew the place was there, and Laura had been there a few times for different events, but …

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Clouds Before Jaylin’s Track Meet

Clouds fill the sky above the field before a track meet starts at Harding Academy in Memphis, Tennessee. And although the title of this post refers to it as “Jaylin’s track meet,” there were indeed other participants besides him. Because if it were just about watching Jaylin by himself, the …

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A Busy Street in Bangkok

A street in Bangkok, Thailand, is filled with people, vehicles, and street vendors, as tall buildings tower over the scene. Bangkok has been on my mind quite a bit lately. Maybe that is because Gary and Michelle Ford are here right now, and I have had several¬†chances to talk to …