"I carry a lot of stuff around as a nurse, so I've been through three messenger bags before finding the right one for me. So,yeah, I'm in a field dominated by females and I carry a man-purse; works for me."
"Only by knowing that the American colonies had no such state religion. Misguided Puritans attempted to suppress other sects, resulting in moves like that to Rhode Island for religious freedom. Sadly our Puritan forbears set out to do what they…"
"Aside from who wins or loses politically, talk about the overall decency to take care of those who really need help. I have a great insurance policy provided my employer, my costs are fairly low. But when I receive the statement for a service,…"
"For J.A.Hamlin, found the truth of this when I began my nursing career. Think about inserting a sharp object into another person's arm while they squirm, jerk, yell, and question your legitimacy. Placing an IV was initially a source of some…"
"Let's add John D. McDonald; Travis McGee is as fine a character as ever hit the page. For more classical work, Dashiell Hammet and Raymond Chandler are very fine reads for a well-rounded man. And for goodness sake, try on some Shakespeare - you…"
"If the congregation doesn't think that pastors have their own problems, then that's an issue with the congregation, not the pastor.
From what I gather, much loneliness for pastors comes from the problems created by being both close friend…"
"I would imagine a big problem would be that your foibles will be front-page news on the gossip circuit. But: do people really expect perfection?
Maybe some sort of confidential group? In such a case, with everyone's foibles on…"