Brother Mark's Blog

Significant Anniversary (Part 2)

Posted by Mark on October 18, 2017

I just went to "The State Fair of Texas" where Teresa & I like to eat our way from one end to the other. Be-cause we split nearly everything, it is almost like eating healthy! One thing we do not split, however, is a Fletcher's Corny Dog (the best corny dog in the world)! This year was the 75th anniversary of its invention. That is significant ... but not nearly as significant as the 500th anniversary of "The Reformation."

A Very Significant Anniversary

Posted by Mark on September 26, 2017

Have you ever forgotten an anniversary? If it was a wedding anniversary, you probably got reminded. You may know there are traditions to let us know the kinds of gifts we should give on select anniversaries (like silver on the 25th and gold on the 50th). What does one give for the 500th?

Help for Hurricane Harvey Victims

Posted by Mark on August 29, 2017

We are all aware of the devastation that Hurricane Harvey has brought to the Houston and Gulf Coast areas. We may be miles away, but there are still ways we can help.

Some Kind of Gift!

Posted by Mark on July 5, 2017

It's not because I just became a grandfather that I am thinking about gifts. (Okay, maybe there is some connection.) But can you remember some of the best gifts you ever gave? How about the best gift you ever received? Giving is a big part of most people's lives. Let me use that as a starting point.