Glow Collar: A Lesson for Darkening Days

The amount of daylight is diminishing with each passing day. This weekend the clock will fall back plunging our evening hours into darkness.  You don’t realize how dark the night is until you have a black dog.  All our Labrador Adi has to do is go beyond the glow of the house and she is enveloped …

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The Lurking Thief: A Lesson on Discontent

. . . Be content with what you have. . . Hebrews 13:5 “Mom, we’re headed outside.”  The words are punctuated by a slamming door.  A glance out the dining room window shows my children and our black Labrador traipsing into the backyard.  Adi quickly locates a stick and engages our oldest in a game …

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A Lesson from our Labrador’s Father

The lesson I share with you this month was written for a friend who is a waterfowl hunter and the owner of our black Lab's parents and littermate Maxine.  Adi’s father Max was a working retriever until his death five years ago.  The picture to the right of Max sitting in the duck blind inspired …

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