Submitted by davidwoodbooks on Sun, 01/06/2013 - 13:26
SHORT THOUGHTS: If we don’t strive for higher and better things and require more and more from ourselves then we will surely reach the goal of, “more of the same.”
David L. Wood 1/6/13
Submitted by davidwoodbooks on Fri, 12/21/2012 - 08:32
RANDOM THOUGHTS: As we close out this Mayan calendar cycle I had a thought this morning. Actually, I had a few but this one seems to be forefront in my mind. "Do you think that if an Onion could smell its own breathe that it would want a breath mint...and in a related thought...if an Onion were to cut itself or fall down and skin it's knee, would it cry because it hurt or because it made it's eyes burn?"
Submitted by davidwoodbooks on Wed, 12/19/2012 - 07:12
Psalm 127 (NIV1984)
Unless the Lord builds the house, its builders labor in vain. Unless the Lord watches over the city, the watchmen stand guard in vain.
As I have watched the direction our country is headed the past few years, this verse has come to mind over and over again. American has been overly blessed by God because we were founded in Him and for what we have stood for.
Submitted by davidwoodbooks on Mon, 12/17/2012 - 17:10
JOURNAL: Some people have what is referred to as a “sweet tooth” but my wife has a “popcorn tooth.” She loves popcorn but not the microwave kind. Her brand preference is Orville Redenbacher's gourmet popcorn (O.R.G.P.
Submitted by davidwoodbooks on Fri, 12/07/2012 - 16:41
SHORT THOUGHTS: I am smarter, stronger and wiser because of all the many mistakes and failures I have had throughout my life. The positive did not grow out of the mistakes and failures on their own but grew because I chose to learn from those shortcomings. If I choose to, I am now able to see right through all my bologna excuses and know when I am trying to pull something over my head because of something I selfishly just want to do...David Wood
Submitted by davidwoodbooks on Wed, 12/05/2012 - 10:32
SHORT THOUGHTS: One day, we will close our eyes to this world...and when we open them to the next, we will find that what we lived in before (the here and now) was only a temporary place that God made especially for us. And where we are at that time (the there and then), that is what was always real and eternal and waiting for us to come home to...David Wood 12/3/2012
Submitted by davidwoodbooks on Tue, 12/04/2012 - 22:26
JOURNAL: Recently, I hit a milestone in my life. There I was going along and right when I turned over the mile mark, BAM, I hit it. What is this great milestone you ask? Well, since you asked so nicely, I’ll tell you. I hit 25 years at Micron Technology, the company I work for.