Blog Archive: Dale Sharp

The following blogs, if any, are all of the blogs published by Dale Sharp @hisdisciple2

I love it when my new Rachael Ray magazine arrives... I peruse it for something different to cook. I love to try new recipes and find things that might change our day to day routine. You see I love to cook. I have since I was a youngster. I enjoyed... read more
1090 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Oct 17, 2010
Black boots... Laced tight. Wheels... spinning freely Morning... ..clear and cool. This was a perfect Labor Day morning and I was waiting on the curb outside of the police station in Gresham, Oregon. No, I was NOT in hand cuffs nor was I some sort of... read more
1189 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Sep 24, 2010
It is late in the fourth quarter and R.A.I.D. Is up by a couple of points. Raleigh dribbles down the court looking right and left. He is double teamed and needs to get the pass off quickly. I move my 5'10¬ frame around my opponent and make... read more
1370 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Sep 09, 2010
It was a quiet morning in the culdesac. I had made myself a nice latte and was sitting down to work on the sermon that I was writing for church that week. It was a peaceful morning. The birds were doing their morning chirping, letting the world, and... read more
854 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Aug 14, 2010
Rarely when I write something do I include a warning¬ However, I am going to do that here. If you are a teen and happen to be reading this (pay attention my 13 year... read more
1243 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Jul 31, 2010
Have you every wanted so badly to make a GOOD first impression that you end up making a bad one? Have you ever embarrassed yourself so badly that you wanted to crawl in a hole until enough time had passed by that no one would remember? I have. Truth... read more
1149 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jul 13, 2010
Reflections of an Espresso Overload! Our flight home was going to be very early. We had stayed up WAY too late. So, deciding not to go to bed at all seemed like the best Idea. After all we were traveling with 2 small children and one infant. Surely... read more
916 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jul 11, 2010
As I listen intently to my conference call at work. I am aware of my Son sitting and listening to music on some of the most expensive headphones that we sell. Even though I work at the Airport and get up early in the morning to begin the almost hour... read more
958 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jul 02, 2010
With the speed of a cheetah the cat shot past me and out into the back yard. Leaping through the grass with the agility of a gazelle, I see him out distance me in a heartbeat. I, on the other hand, am running through the back yard like a man... read more
869 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jun 24, 2010
Have you ever had one of those colds where you just cannot taste ANYTHING? I dislike those, and yet they are a part of life. When I cannot taste food or, heaven forbid, coffee, it just seems that life is NOT worth living! I love the taste of food,... read more
905 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jun 20, 2010
"There is a sixth dimension, beyond that which is known to man. It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, and it lies between the pit of man's fears and the sunlight of... read more
1077 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jun 18, 2010
Earlier in the afternoon we had seen the ultrathin woman out weeding her yard as we drove by. We were anxious to get home and watch movies on the new BluRay player we had received a couple of days before. For the next three hours we would sit in the... read more
1041 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jun 14, 2010
The eyes, they say, are the windows to the soul... I like that... Most of the time. So, today, I have been watching peoples eyes. Looking for that window... And this is what I have found. A young woman walks past me, a baby snuggled close to her... read more
424 words · ~1 minute to read · published Jun 13, 2010
Their hands¬ One tightly gripping the steering wheel, the other working the gear shift knob. Engines revving, the sound of glass pack muffled engine noise tearing through the air like wild animals about to engage in a battle for the ages. These... read more
1001 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jun 07, 2010
It is called Spelunking in the United States or, potholing in the United Kingdom. It means to explore wild cave systems for recreation¬.. YEAH RIGHT! I think the person that decided that this was recreation was the same person that decided that... read more
887 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jun 06, 2010
The fall of 1979 came quickly. I had graduated from High School just that past June and I was enjoying the summer months. I worked at Magic Wheels Roller Rink, was playing music with friends and was eating copious amounts of pizza. Life, the summer of... read more
1121 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jun 05, 2010
¬Å Somewhere in the black mountain hills of Dakota, there lived a young boy named Rocky Raccoon¬..¬ Oops, sorry, wrong story. Let me try this... read more
876 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jun 04, 2010
On our way home from the Zoo yesterday my 13 year old son asked me if it was possible to ¬Å fry an egg on the sidewalk¬¬.. Yes! I replied. Remembering one particular summer when you could have fried and egg a pound of bacon... read more
919 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jun 01, 2010
I know what will happen... A couple of days from now I will finally say ¬ENOUGH TURKEY! Don't get me wrong , I love turkey and enjoy our leftovers. The problem is when you do have leftovers you use that as an excuse to NOT cook a... read more
1041 words · ~4 minutes to read · published May 31, 2010
 Now you boys do NOT go out there and sit in the tree and eat the cherries. We are going to have lunch soon. These are words that my Grandmother spoke to my cousin and I on more than one occasion and each time she spoke those... read more
790 words · ~3 minutes to read · published May 28, 2010
Well In about 5 months it will be Halloween again. A time for Ghouls, Ghosts and Goblins. A time when it seems like everything we see on the TV or find in our local video store is about things designed to frighten the life out of us. We can buy all... read more
873 words · ~3 minutes to read · published May 27, 2010
Here it is MONDAY and I am once again in the airport. So far I have seen a husband and wife arguing, friends and families reuniting. Some are sharing hugs and laughter, Others sorrow, tears and hugs I am struck once again by the power of one simple... read more
181 words · ~1 minute to read · published May 24, 2010
I wrote this last October and decided to publish it here for you to read. Take time to reflect on your life and your years... share your story. Your life is your greatest testimony. This is just a short insight into mine. I hope you enjoy, and praise... read more
929 words · ~4 minutes to read · published May 24, 2010
I arrived in Las Vegas just after noon. Our flight from Kansas City had been delayed by about 20 minutes because the FAA would not let the baggage handlers load the bags onto the plane when lightning was striking in the area¬¬ Ok, let me... read more
821 words · ~3 minutes to read · published May 21, 2010
Our road weary family pulled into our driveway in Central Washington State early that May morning. We had pushed on through the night to reach home at the insistence of my fathers only son¬.. Me. I wanted to be home. I had just completed my... read more
1260 words · ~5 minutes to read · published May 18, 2010