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Behind the Grindstone: Walls

| Bill Bunting | Behind the Grindstone
I was spending some time wandering around a little canyon on the ranch the other day. Later I asked my dad who is almost one hundred years old about the old stone house.

Happy Trails with Dawni O’Bryan: Big Sugar Daddy

| Administrator | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
He was born in February of 2005, a little stud colt out of mare “Jens Smoky Night (Sugar)” and the great cutting horse stallion “Big Swing” owned by Kyle and Amanda Spitz. He wasn’t very big, and Dr.

Grace Lutheran Church Devotional: Mark 1:9–15 (ESV)

| Administrator | Grace Lutheran Church Devotionals
In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. And when he came up out of the water, immediately he saw the heavens opening and the Spirit descending on him like a dove.

Long Time Gone and the Mystery Drones of 2019 / 2020

| Priscilla Waggoner | Long Time Gone
The following article was published in the Kiowa County Independent on January 6, 2020. It was the second article that the Independent had produced concerning a series of drone sightings across eastern Colorado.

Building a Legacy

| Kelcie Martin | A Sea of Grass
I published two books last year.

Grace Lutheran Church Devotional: 2 Kings 2:1–12 (ESV)

| Administrator | Grace Lutheran Church Devotionals
When the Lord was about to take Elijah up to heaven by a whirlwind, Elijah and Elisha were on their way from Gilgal. And Elijah said to Elisha, "Please stay here, for the Lord has sent me as far as Bethel."

As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian: Oh Yes, They Do Fly By

| Rich O'Brian | As Time Goes By With Rich O'Brian
I’m certainly not a philosopher. I think one can earn a doctorate from a prestigious university if he or she earns the title.

Don't Forget to Photosynthesize!

| Kelcie Martin | A Sea of Grass
Spring weather has been teasing us here in Colorado. It’s actually cruel.

Happy Trails with Dawni O'Bryan: Small-Town Generosity

| Dawni O'Bryan | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
I continue to be “wowed” by the small town generosity I have seen over and over. My husband and I were talking about the fact that this kind of munificence and support doesn’t happen in a large city where people rarely even know their neighbor.

Grace Lutheran Church Devotional: 1 Corinthians 9:16–27

| Administrator | Grace Lutheran Church Devotionals
"If I preach the gospel, that gives me no ground for boasting. For necessity is laid upon me."

If I'm Being Honest...

| Kelcie Martin | A Sea of Grass
January came in like a wrecking ball. Every year my mental health is at an all time low this month.

Grace Lutheran Church Devotional: 1 Corinthians 8:1–13

| Administrator | Grace Lutheran Church Devotionals
Concerning food offered to idols: we know that “all of us possess knowledge.” This “knowledge” puffs up, but love builds up.

Behind the Grindstone: Drip

| Bill Bunting | Behind the Grindstone
Words can be a cantankerous lot. There are times they come like a raging torrent so fast they are unable to be written down.

Growing Pains

| Administrator | A Sea of Grass
If you are one of my frequent readers, you know that last week I sent out a newsletter with the link to my very first virtual event. Unfortunately, a few days later, I realized the updates I had made to my website disabled the ability to make purchases.

Long Time Gone and What a State Championship Does for the Community

| Administrator | Long Time Gone
During the 1980s Eads High School enjoyed the leadership of an innovative educator in Superintendent Max Bridgeman. Each week, Bridgeman took the effort and time to write an opinion editorial column in the Kiowa County Press entitled, “Bridging the Gap.

Happy Trails with Dawni O'Bryan: Getting Past the Wintertime Blues

| Administrator | Happy Trails With Dawni O'Bryan
It has been a rough January. The wintertime blues can be real and hard to get past.