The Real Christmas Story

Many years ago, fed up by the ultra commercialism the ‘holiday season’ had evolved into, I made the decision that Christmas at the Ferguson’s would first focus on the real meaning behind Christmas.  Before anything else, we read the Christmas story from the Bible.  We read of the prophecy and angelic announcement of the birth […]

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A Thanksgiving Thought

I sat at the desk in my home office, with Christmas music filling the room. I focused on trying to complete the tasks of “today’s” list without much success.  Barlow Girl’s singing of “It’s the most wonderful time of the year” seizes my attention.  I sit back in my chair, my mind racing to list […]

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November 27, 2014

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Financial Advice, My Top Ten’ish List

Some time ago, I was asked to be a financial accountability partner for someone who needed help when they were making financial decisions.  They gave me open access to their finance information and told me to question anything they did, and keep them financial responsible.  In that process, they ask me for advice on things […]

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March 16, 2014

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A Closing Remark Regarding my Grandma Rebecca Ferguson

I had the unique opportunity to participate in the funeral for my grandma, Rebecca (Pinkerton) Ferguson on May 31st, 2012.  Unexpectedly, the morning of the funeral, my uncle Jim asked me to deliver the closing prayer.  I wasn’t the oldest or favorite grandchild, however, I was more than willing to represent my generation.  I knew […]

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June 1, 2012

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