DoING Someth’IHN_

For some reason, T.V. commercials get my attention with their creativity.  Take, for instance, the UPS store commercial telling about all the “ING” they do:  copyING, boxING, packagING, deliverING…you get the picture. Well, it got me thinkING about IOKDS and all the “ING” members are doING:  ministerING within their communities through Circle and individual work;…

Dreams and Daily Bread

In today’s mail, I received a wonderful and timely gift along with a letter, parts of which I will share excerpts with you now. A majority decision disbanded our Ministering Circle.  This was prayerfully and sadly decided. We hope the New York Branch will send our remaining Circle balance of $200 for the Native American…

Retiree–Look Out!

When I first retired from the Air Force and settled back home to my house on the lake, I signed up for the weekly subscription of the Boonville Herald newspaper to get back in touch with what’s happening in the local communities around me.  The Boonville Herald newspaper is only published once a week, but…

Beautiful Calls

I finally had the opportunity to get outside to do some yard work.  To clarify, I’ve been staying home as directed; I’m just getting to my yardwork now because this was the first weekend my yard didn’t still have snow piles!  It was a beautiful sunny morning, and as I’m raking the leaves from my…