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February 11, 2017

This is the month of love and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Of course, as I understand it, the day has its origin in Catholic martyrdom and/or pagan beliefs http://www.history.com/topics/valentines-day/history-of-valentines-day In any case, it is seen as a celebration of romance. I choose to see it as a celebration of true love…sacrificial love….the […]

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August 6, 2016

It’s time to gear up for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on August 27 at 10:00 at the courthouse in Lexington. Registration begins at 9:00, and the ceremony starts at 9:45. Hope the weather will be good this year. Last year it was in September and freezing cold and rainy on the day of the […]

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July 30, 2016

Hello Loyal Loved Ones, Thank you for taking time to open this and look at what we have going on in August! May God bless your August. Aging With Grace Newsletter August 2016

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July 23, 2016

We have a member here at the club who is quite a challenge. She has an artificial leg.  Her son tells me that she had to have it amputated because she did not tell anyone about the ulcers that formed on her ankles and they were infected when he found out about them when she […]

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July 16, 2016

Living in the moment and trusting God has kept me sane this past year. I see His work as I look back on it. But today I am tired, mentally and physically. So I am spending the day here at the club with just one member, and we are both taking it easy and thinking…..

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July 11, 2016

We found a check in our mailbox today from Medicaid for $449. I have no idea what this is for. There was no explanation, and we have set up a direct deposit system with the Medicaid services, which makes it even more mysterious that they would snail mail a check.  We have always been reimbursed […]

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July 2, 2016

I learned more about how Medicaid works this week: If you transfer to us from another adult day health care center because you have been ‘expelled’ from the other center (as one of our members was), then the social worker who has handled your case can do the transfer and we do not have to […]

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June 26, 2016

Part of our Sunday School lesson this morning was about regarding others as more important than ourselves. How timely, because I was pondering that dilemma as it applies to care giving. As many of you know, my husband and I are caring for his 90 year old mother, who lives with us. We also live […]

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June 18, 2016

Please help us spread the word…we want more club members to love and serve! Thank you and may God bless you this week.

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June 11, 2016

I want to give you something, but can’t afford to spend money right now, so I am giving you some valuable knowledge instead of something material. Here is a fact that will change your life for the better for years to come (if you apply it): YOU MUST EXERCISE TO AGE WITH GRACE Details: You […]

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