Category Archives: Grief & Loss

Message from a Past President

Stumbled across this quote from a July 15, 1979 speech given by President Jimmy Carter… “In a nation that was proud of hard work, strong families, close-knit communities, and our faith in God, too many of us now tend to worship … Continue reading

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Coins

As a child my father spent a good bit of time teaching me about coins. We identified them, sorted them, stacked them in piles, counted them, ultimately playing games of addition, subtraction, and multiplication. Those were not only fond memories … Continue reading

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The Importance of Grandparents

Grandparents play a very important role in the lives of their grandchildren. We are seeing a rise in the number of grandparents caring for the younger generation for a variety of reasons. These grandparents are apt to be more youthful, vigorous, … Continue reading

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