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Running for Hope

Just a quick update, family and friends. On June 27 since family members held a 5K race to help benefit my family.  There were members of the Kentucky National Guard, nurses at UK Markey cancer center, family and friends who…
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Quick Update

Thanks for your patience as I have been unable to post. I’m I still in the hospital but improving. I hope to get a post out this week and I can’t wait to tell you what the Lord has done. …
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In the Heat of Battle

  Guest post by Christi Cole I have never been involved in a physical battle, but I have seen my share of spiritual battles over the years. The battle we find ourselves in now really began almost two years ago…
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The Million Dollar Man

  When I was ten, I loved professional wrestling like my many other kids. Sting and the Ultimate Warrior were my favorites, and of course Hulk Hogan when he was a good guy. I didn’t like Randy “Macho Man” Savage…
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We Have Moved!

“These are the good old days” has moved to this site: jeffreydcole.com You should be automatically redirected if you click on the old link, but if not please update any bookmarks, etc. Please share this change. I will still be…
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Hard to Swallow

Coming Soon: this blog is moving to jeffreydcole.com.  Watch for the announcement! I was walking up to from the parking lot yesterday to the Berea Hospital ER entrance.   There was a slight incline and I was out of breath by…
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A Blog about the Blog

If you’re going to do something, you might as well do it right.  This has been a principle of mine most of my adult life.  If my name is associated with a project, then my personal standard is excellence. This…
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Hope Springs Eternal

Tomorrow is the first day of Spring.  It already feels more like Spring than winter with the warmer temperatures and sunny afternoons.  The daffodils are blooming in our backyard and the days are growing longer. Spring is a hopeful time. …
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Stem Cells and Salads

Last week Christi and I traveled to see my doctors at MD Anderson.  I had not been there since October.  This visit was markedly different, too.  Last time, I went by myself and was able to negotiate all the obstacles…
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Covered by Blood

Warning: the following post is gross. Please take caution before reading.   What started as my nighttime routine last Thursday night became a nightmare.  After brushing my teeth and tending to my sinuses with a saline wash, I was ready…
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