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Archive for April 2014


April 18, 2014

“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.” 1 Peter 2:24   PAYING BILLS Every one of us at some time or other has walked into an office, mailed or paid on-line a bill […]


April 12, 2014

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS I have posted a number of memorials and monuments in the past on this blog. I search my archives and found these photos of Christopher Columbus’ Monument located on the North Side of Pittsburgh. When I was in elementary school our teacher taught us the below poem to remember the history of Columbus. […]


April 11, 2014

ZEBRA BACK INSIDE DOME OF THE CAPITAL WASHINGTON, D.C. BOTTOM OF ROCK POOL CEILING┬áCONCERT HALL I leave you with the patterns of dancing waters that I filmed in Station Square of Pittsburgh, a few years ago. DANCING WATERS Take a visit over to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge for more patterns. BE ENCOURAGED! ┬áBE BLESSED!


April 11, 2014

ANIMAL NOSES Be Glad Your Nose is on Your Face Be glad your nose is on your face, not pasted on some other place, for if it were where it is not, you might dislike your nose a lot. Imagine if your precious nose were sandwiched in between your toes, that clearly would not be […]


April 1, 2014

PIRATE PARROT The Pirate Parrot introduced in 1979, The Pirate Parrot is the popular costumed mascot of the Pittsburgh Pirates. He entertains the crowds at all Pirates home games by dancing, interacting with fans — young and old — and leading cheers. In addition, The Parrot often appears at events and fundraisers throughout the region, […]