Category Archives: In Other Words

Squirrel Tales and Hospitality Issues –

By: Judith Hargett I’ll have to write fast. I am hostess for some unwelcome guests. They showed up uninvited and are expecting food and lodging. They can’t be left unattended for long. Their very presence puts me at odds with … Continue reading

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Unclogging Sinks and Hearts –

By: Judith Hargett It’s one of those sounds you don’t like to hear…that gurgling noise in the sink. You know it’s just a matter of time before the sink stops draining, and the clog has to be cleared. I was … Continue reading

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Sitting down with Tax Collectors –

By: Judith Hargett The air was so thick with tension it seemed to require extra energy to walk through the room. Already feeling overexerted I had to make a quick sidestep to keep from getting run over by an irate … Continue reading

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A letter from the Elders of Cape Bible Chapel

March 2014     Greetings to everyone at Cape Bible Chapel,   The elders are excited to provide an update on the leadership transition that began the first of January. We recognize that this is one of the most significant … Continue reading

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The Breakdown of Adell and the Wisdom of Solomon –

By: Judith Hargett I have come to a most unpleasant conclusion after careful consideration of the facts…followed by much sneezing and general hankie waving. The conclusion? At some point during our move from Texas to Missouri seven years ago, some … Continue reading

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Slippery Slopes and Squirrel Wars –

By: Judith Hargett It is embarrassing to realize you’ve been outsmarted by a squirrel. Wait. Let’s change that to outfoxed by a squirrel…sounds less insulting. This has happened to me more than once which I am willing to admit because … Continue reading

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Surviving the Flu and Ladybugs –

By: Judith Hargett The creature crept from room to room searching for that spot that might provide just a little comfort.   That creature was me.  Or, was it I?  Well.  It was one of us.  My bout with self-diagnosed flu … Continue reading

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Enjoying a Cup of Heavenly Coffee –

By: Judith Hargett Two of my grandmas shared a home for many years. They kept a coffeepot on the stove most of the day. One of those non-electric, percolator types. I don’t know what time that coffeepot got put into … Continue reading

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Moral Distress Scale

By: Stan Crader I was thinking. Don’t act like that’s a surprise. It’s something I catch myself doing in between episodes of “Office” and “Outsourced.” The notion of a moral distress scale was pin balling around in my mind. A … Continue reading

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Window Cleaning and other non-New Year’s Resolutions-

By Judith Hargett Greetings dear people. It has been a while since I’ve visited with you. After sending out dozens and then some more dozens of various forms of greeting cards in December, I had flatly used up my allotment … Continue reading

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