Category Archives: Farm & Cattle

Allsup’s Gas Pump & The Post Office

Publisher: dwinger Volume No. 5 Issue No 6 Date Jul. 13, 06 Gruver and the surrounding vicinity have been greatly blessed by rain over the past week. The crops, weeds, and people all seem too responded to this water of … Continue reading

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Abstinence

Catholics practice abstinence, which is not eating meat, on Fridays during Lent.  I come from a farm and ranch family and culture. If we didn’t have meat and for the most part it needed to be beef there could be … Continue reading

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Prayer and Papoo

Publisher: dwinger      Volume No.  5      Issue No 3        Date Apr. 26, 06   “Learn how to savor how good the Lord is: happy are those who take refuge in him.” Ps 34:9   This morning I can’t sleep. It could … Continue reading

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Where is God in all this?

Publisher: dwinger      Volume No.  4      Issue No 25       Date Oct. 25, 05     As I sit down to compose this edition of Mary Mail, I notice that the last time I wrote was at the end of August. Where … Continue reading

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Dress Shoppin, Hay Haulin, & Graduation

Publisher: dwinger      Volume No.  4      Issue No 19       Date Jun. 1, 05     The couple of weeks have flown by like a whirlwind. I will try and give you a taste.   When it comes to teenage girls, I … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung

Publisher: dwinger      Volume No.  4      Issue No 16       Date Apr. 28, 05       Whew! It has been a fast and furious couple of weeks. This is a busy time of the year on the farm. For the last … Continue reading

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Eucharist

Publisher: dwinger Volume No. 3 Issue No 26 Date Dec. 1, 04 Eucharist means first of all “thanksgiving.” (CCC #1360) We have just finished celebrating a holiday we call Thanksgiving. The Greek word for thanksgiving is Eucharist. I guess if … Continue reading

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