Give Me That Mountain

God Has Everything to Do with Health and Healing

Health and Healing. Day one...

A few years ago I had a business appointment at one of the hospitals in Springfield, MO. Through the window in the lobby area I could see a large construction project that appeared to be almost completed.

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Designed to Last

Health and Healing. Day two...

When we bought our last car there were still a few thousand miles left on the warranty. I looked for every possible flaw so anything found could be taken care of before the warranty ran out. I've done that on every vehicle I've purchased, as I suppose most people have.

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A Serious Disconnect

Health and healing. Day three...

I mean no offense to all you dog lovers out there, but when I see a car with large dogs moving constantly between the front and the rear seats, I see a torn-up interior. When I see a car with a ladder hanging out one of the windows or a lawn mower sitting in the back seat, I see a poor prospect for a good used car. A while back, I saw three people trying to put a queen‐size mattress set into the trunk of a sub‐compact.

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True Expectations

Health and Healing. Day four...

When I bought a generator a couple of years ago I had to decide between getting one with an electric start or a pull (recoil) start.

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First Responder

Health and Healing. Day five...

A tire does not usually go flat as you're driving by a tire shop. While it may not happen while driving through the Mojave Desert either, flats never occur at a convenient time or in a convenient place.

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Balancing Time

Health and Healing. Day six...

As an exercise in maintaining balance, I always put on my socks by standing on one leg at a time. I just figure that what I do every day I can keep doing every day.

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Whose Plans?

Health and Healing. Day seven...

As a boy on the farm, I was not always the most highly motivated worker. One of Dad's favorite expressions was, “Mike, you're walking around like the dead lice're falling off you!” If I was moving so slowly that lice would have to die and fall off of me, I suppose I must have been barely moving.

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Whose Agenda?

Health and Healing. Day eight...

“There has been a change in plans.” I can't recall ever hearing that statement, no matter who made it, without having the momentary thought, “What's wrong?”

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No Reason to Work Alone

Health and Healing. Day nine...

When our three‐year‐old granddaughter was eighteen months old, she was at the stage of development where she began to want to do things on her own. Since she was still too small to communicate with words, she pushed us away with body language when she wanted to go it alone. But whenever she bit off more than she could chew she would come to me for some help.

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Right Dream, Wrong Direction

Health and Healing. Day ten...

We may have the right dream, but the wrong way of getting there.

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