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2016 May

Tim Bosma’s funeral. A bittersweet day / Tim Bosma, dream house builder. Don’t let your heart be troubled. (Reposts)

2017-04-10T21:28:26-04:00May 23rd, 2016|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

Three years ago yesterday the public was invited to a funeral to mourn the death of Tim Bosma. To honor Tim and his memory and to acknowledge the impact his murder has had on the broader community, this is a repeat of a Daily Dad post from that funeral, and another repost, below it, on [...]

2014 December

Christmas is hope in the most common of places

2017-07-18T17:30:03-04:00December 15th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The beauty of Christmas is that you don't have to have it all together to join the choir. In fact, it's more fitting if you're off-key, that is, if you're less than perfect, if you're common. In the most common of places, after all, is where the first Christmas was experienced. By the most common of people. [...]