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A People of Thankfulness Col. 4:2 “Devote yourselves to prayer, keeping alert in it with an attitude of thanksgiving.” “Instead of complaining that God has hidden Himself, you will give Him thanks for having revealed so much of Himself.1” By…
Mommy Moments

With Thanksgiving approaching, I have been getting sentimental about the upcoming celebrations. There are so many wonderful traditions to share with family and friends. By Nicole Nowitzki Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday to visit with family, eat together, and enjoy…
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Hello, I know some of my readers are suffering through the same thing I am. I am starting to forget stuff. I used to forget simple things. Things like ‘take the garbage out” or “swing by and pick up a…
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Another senseless loss of life in Sutherland Springs, Texas, and the gun control debate blazes anew. Lost in this self-righteous chest thumping? By Pat Merriman First, another disenfranchised 26-year-old with no problem solving skills took it upon himself to right…
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The Majestic Glory of God Ps. 76:1-4 “You are resplendent, More majestic than the mountains of prey.” “None duly prepare themselves for prayer but those who are so impressed with the majesty of God that they engage in it free…
Mommy Moments

When dreaming about your childhood, you may have fond memories of your favorite pet. To some, that may mean a cat or dog, but to others, that could have a hundred different meaning. When you are a child, you remember…
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  Hello, They are forecasting single digit lows for tonight. I guess I shouldn’t be surprised. It happens every year about this time. So today we will start winterizing tanks, rolling up garden hoses, and insulating the pumphouse doors. Maybe.…
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  In the you-just-can’t-make-this-up category, last week was a doozy! First, 67-year-old, retired District Court Judge Thomas Merrick down in Morton County dared to send a criminal to jail. Basically, that means that after he retired, he volunteered, and got…
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God Has Spoken Psalm 50:1 “The Mighty One, God, the Lord, has spoken, And summoned the earth from the rising of the sun to its setting.” “The infinite-personal God is there, but also he is not silent; that changes the…
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Hello, In the fall I attend several livestock auctions.  Sometimes I am selling. Sometimes I am buying. Usually I am just watching. This helps when I have to do my year end balance sheet for my bankers. Note the term.…
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So, what the heck is going on with this whole Russia-Clinton-Obama Uranium One deal? The Washington Post decries Fox Anchor Sean Hannity’s and Breitbart News’ rush to judgment by stating, “jumping waaay ahead of the facts.” So, again, what exactly…
Mommy Moments

There is nothing better than having people come to visit! Spending quality time with friends and family is a priceless experience, but why do the kids start acting like lunatics? All schedules and routines suddenly become foggy as if they’ve…
Mommy Moments

While speaking with someone recently about Mommy Moments, she inquired about how I come up with the topics. I giggled and explained that whatever is on my mind when I sit down to type becomes the topic. By Nicole Nowitzki I usually…
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Hello, As we get closer to Halloween, it gives time to think of Halloweens from the past. Several years ago there was a fire called the Halloween fire. It was a windy devil and a fire started over toward Sidney,…
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As our nation’s capital becomes, well, swampier, the mainstream media is ignoring another major news story. I mean it’s not President Trump calling a grieving widow or anything but, remember Senator Bob Menendez? The New Jersey Democrat who recently went…
Documenting Dunn County for over 100 years

I have heard a lot of conversation lately on how the landscape is rapidly changing in Dunn County. Our political, business, education and even media are indeed evolving for the times in which we live. How will the Dunn County…
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To This End, Glorified Job 11:11 II Thess. 1:11-12 “To this end also we pray for you always, that our God will count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire for goodness and the work of faith with…
Mommy Moments

Fall is always a big change when you have a house full of small children. Between the birthday parties, Halloween, and playing outside as much as humanly possible before it gets cold, there is so much to do. By Nicole Nowitzki Now…
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Dismantling Obamacare has thrown Washington into a tizzy. But, the President made two decisions last week that are going to force congress to get up off its collective butt and stop playing politics with healthcare. First, young people are no…
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Hello, I’m tired of warnings. I mean I am really tired of warnings. The seat belt warning comes on every time I get in the pickup. I do fasten my seat belt. I don’t need a warning. By Dean Meyer The…