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So Much to Be Thankful For

Life has a funny way of showing you what is important. Every year when I was little my parents made a big effort to make sure the holidays were special. We always had turkey and all the trimmings for Thanksgiving. We always, even if it was small had presents under some kind of Christmas tree. […]

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Why doesn’t Social Security Cover Burial?

It’s something I thought about a couple months ago when a friend of our family died from complications after a asthma attack. He was only 26 years old. He had a job but didn’t have any insurance. Like many of us today, he was probably living a check or two away from being broke. He […]

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Email to Notify Others of a Death?

I opened Facebook recently and read an email that pretty much shocked and irritated me at the same time. It was from a FB friend who notified others that a very close friend of our church family had died the night before at the age of 26 from an unexplained illness. I wasn’t related, but […]

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