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About wlloydcain

Retired minister. Actively involved with church, woodturning, photography, grandkids. Enjoying life.

THIS THING ABOUT HATRED AND BIGOTRY

The recent personal views of Chik-Fil-A’s CEO on same-sex marriage created a flap of unprecedented proportions on the issue. Normally, I would not write anything here about something so controversial. But there is something that causes me great concern. You … Continue reading

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I’ll Spit On …

I’ll Spit On His Grave By Lloyd Cain [names and places have been changed to protect the guilty] “I’ll live long enough to see him dead and I’ll spit on his grave.” Thirty-nine-year-old Brian spoke of the vow he had … Continue reading

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MY FRIEND KYLE (a story)

The following story has been circulating on the Internet for a while. Maybe it’s true. Maybe it’s fiction. But the message is powerful. The author is unknown. While I’m not a professional editor, the story did seem to need a … Continue reading

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TO CHANGE, OR NOT TO CHANGE, THAT IS THE QUESTION

“Change is not always growth, just as movement is not always progress.” The author of this statement is unknown although some variant of it has been attributed to Abraham Lincoln and others. A Google search will, indeed, find the first … Continue reading

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Guess I’m Irish

Many years ago a friend who had emigrated here from England told me that the double LL in my name indicated a Gallic origin. He also said it was pronounced with a sound something like you were clearing your throat … Continue reading

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