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Aw, Shut Up!

It’s remarkable the things you can see out the window of an airplane. Granted, the view can be a bit repetitive at 35,000 feet. After a while, the clouds really do all look the same. When you’re closer to the … Continue reading

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Smoooooth

Have you ever seen someone doing something that they were soooo good at—maybe an artist doing a painting, or a salesman doing a pitch, or and actor doing a scene, or a musician at play, or an evangelist doing an … Continue reading

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She’s Ba-a-a-a-ak!

Note: Before reading this article, you may want to read “The Safe Place,” which tells the earlier story of Wookie’s problems. It was 4:30 AM. I was asleep. That’s what God meant us all to be at 4:30 AM: asleep. … Continue reading

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The Safe Place

Wookie has a problem. For those of you who are new to CaseStudies, Wookie is one of the three cats that own and operate the Case household, and that we humans serve-well, at least that’s their interpretation. Wookie used to … Continue reading

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Something Stinks

I just knew something was wrong. I’d been smelling it for several days. It was an odor that at times was potent enough to distract my attention. It had an odd aroma—it seemed like it might be smoke from the … Continue reading

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Skim Milk Christianity

Yesterday morning was just one of those mornings when I needed oatmeal. I can go for weeks with virtually no breakfast at all, and then I have an “oatmeal” morning, when my body just craves it. My beloved wife Sharon, … Continue reading

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Rights of Passage

We all go through them—those little (or NOT so little) agents of change. These “Rites of Passage” bring us from one season of life to another, from one stage of development to another, from one comfort zone to what will … Continue reading

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Removing the Log

I was running the vacuum cleaner last night. It wasn’t a major, thorough cleaning, just an area of carpet where someone had tracked in some mud—the kind that has dried in those little grooves in the bottom of your shoes … Continue reading

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Sit Back and Relax

Whenever you hear or see the words “just sit back and relax, this will be over in just a minute” in a doctor’s office, you’re in trouble. Every time I’ve heard a doctor say that kind of thing, it’s been … Continue reading

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Reasonable Goals

I’ve always struggled with keeping balance in my life. It comes naturally to some people, but it’s a challenge for me. Sometimes, it’s a BIG challenge. I’m a visionary. It’s the way that God wired me. I can see a … Continue reading

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