Tag Archives: alcoholism

Written to and about my wife, Dawn Carter :

Written to & about my wife, Dawn Carter : Sweetheart, you always carry a tremendous amount of Duty. Even before covid-19, the amount of Duty that you handled was beyond the scope of reason. You are the most caring and … Continue reading

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As you’ve done it unto the least, you’ve done it unto Jesus!

While I do believe in the criminal justice system. And I’m very thankful for our law enforcers and officers. I also believe in rehabilitation. I know there are career criminals. But there are many, many, many that can be redeemed … Continue reading

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Gratitude – 9 years sober today!

Today marks 9 years of sobriety, since my last drink of alcohol. (1)… All things considered, alcohol was the most destructive problem of my life. Some very good friends and 12 remarkable life changing steps helped me recover from alcoholism, … Continue reading

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Thaddeus – My Guardian Angel – 2019 update

     I wrote this article in September, of 2012 and it has been the most widely read of all my articles. I definitely had an event today that deserves to be added to the ever developing story of my … Continue reading

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A Relentless passion to share Christ and a Quaker heart.

Though I will forever be a recorded Friends Minister and will always be a Quaker at heart. I no longer claim the Quaker faith. Because what the typical Quaker today is like, does not seem to me to be anything … Continue reading

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Share with you, I must!

This is one of those posts that I had already written and when I got pulled away by another activity, it disappeared. I could have got frustrated and just quit. But the subject matter is so important that I’m coming … Continue reading

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In Memory of a good friend; Billy Burcham.

2/2/2018 Tonight, Dawn & I paid respects to the family of a very dear friend who passed last Sunday; Billy Burcham. Billy was a 2nd father to me. 7 year’s ago, he became a devoted friend when I struggled to … Continue reading

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Why do I wear the hat?

Why do I wear the hat? I am asked this question very often. This article was prompted by response to another “Friend / Quaker”, who also wears his hat daily as a part of their expression of faith. This writing is … Continue reading

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Don’t die, because you don’t seek help!

My life is awesome today!!! You would never suspect that six years ago I was a drowning man, at the bottom of a bottle of booze! It nearly killed me. I was a shell of a man; A disgrace, hurt, … Continue reading

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Ditch Day 2017

Ditch Day 2017; … Strange sounding celebration, huh? Let me explain, on this day 6 years ago; on a frozen night in the low 20’s my little wife rescued my hulking unconscious, drunken, blacked out frame from a ditch, at … Continue reading

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