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Via Dolorosa street sign

A Stroll Down Via Dolorosa

January 24, 2020 /

This post was originally posted on my Oyler Creative business website blog on April 13, 2017. I am moving all of those personal blog posts over to this site to keep the Oyler Creative website completely business-related. This morning I was privileged to be the speaker at the Butler chapter of Christian Business Partners. The…

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Black and white photo of Paul kissing Debbie.

If You Ever Fall In Love

January 24, 2020 /

This post was originally posted on my Oyler Creative business website blog on March 15, 2015. I am moving all of those personal blog posts over to this site to keep the Oyler Creative website completely business-related. And this is just as true today as it was then. I’ve seen this passage going around on…

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Photo of Rick Gardner standing in the center, with his hands uniting Paul and Debbie Oyler.

Three Years Ago Today
(really 7 years, 7 months, 15 days ago…)

January 23, 2020 /

This post was originally posted on my Oyler Creative business website blog on June 8, 2015. I am moving all of those personal blog posts over to this site to keep the Oyler Creative website completely business-related. (June 8, 2015) Three years ago today I climbed up into a tree-house chapel here on the grounds…

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Remembering my Mom

January 23, 2020 /

This post was originally posted on my Oyler Creative business website blog on January 18, 2017. I am moving all of those personal blog posts over to this site to keep the Oyler Creative website completely business-related. Yesterday marked the three-year anniversary of my Mom going home to be with the Lord. I was going…

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Photo of Open Bible with Christmas story and Christmas decorations.

Christmas Thoughts

December 23, 2019 /

I don’t often share my musings or notes from my morning quiet times, but as I have been working through an Advent devotional this month, I felt compelled to share some of my thoughts. Perhaps they are merely my random ramblings, exposing the often strange way my mind works. But my hope and prayer is…

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Photo of a holiday feast on a table with turkey. stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravey and green beans.

Another Update on My Battle With Weight

December 4, 2019 /

It has been a month since my last update on my battle with weight, and unfortunately the past month has not been good. It would be easy to not write anything, but I promised to write updates, and this is as much for myself, to keep accountable to anyone who does read this. Between the…

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This is a photo of the sun just starting to rise over dark mountains.

The Story of My Come To Jesus Night

November 19, 2019 /

By late 1982, my life was pretty messed up. I had lost the good-paying job I had had since I was 16. I was working flea markets, selling everything I had that was worth anything, and whatever money I did make, I was spending on low-quality weed, cheap beer (think plain white generic can, “Beer”),…

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Photo of a measuring tape wrapped around a fork, used for illustrating my weight loss update.

An Overdue Update On My Weight Loss Journey

November 5, 2019 /

I know it has been almost a month since my last post, which was about my life-long weight problem. I apologize for not writing anything since. I intend to write at least one post a week, and hopefully two per week. I’d like to do one post a week that will include an update on…

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