THE BEST MEDICINE

“But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful.” Psalm 68:3 In May/June of 2012 I was away for two months helping my sister Maxine recover from a shoulder replacement operation. Maxine and I are as different as peanut butter is from swiss …

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The Best Medicine

In May/June of 2012, I was away for almost two months helping my sister Maxine recover from a shoulder replacement operation.  Maxine and I are as different as peanut butter is from swiss cheese.  A lot of our childhood was spent in arguing about these differences.  But there are many …

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Snack Costs

My friends and I had joined a weight-loss organization.  At one meeting the instructor held up an apple and a candy bar.  “What are the attributes of this apple,” she asked, “and how do they relate to our diet?”  “Low in calories” and “lots of fiber” were among the answers.  …

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