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03 August 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Quick Updates

The last several weeks have been fairly intense around the Kuzma household. Here’s a couple quick updates and a chuckle for you: Jonathan seems to be doing pretty well at Heritage School in Provo, Utah. We miss him like crazy! Not that one ever knows what a situation like this will be like, but I […]

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19 July 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Simi Valley Police Officer Nicole Anderson

Sunday afternoon, I was notified that 8 year veteran Simi Valley Police Officer Nicole Anderson had likely been killed in a private plane accident in Winslow, Arizona. Late Sunday night, the news was confirmed. Nicole and her boyfriend, Anaheim Police Officer Brian Hayes, were on their way back from a weekend in Colorado with Nicole’s […]

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16 April 2010 ~ 2 Comments

Wild & Crazy 24 Hours!

So, yesterday (Thursday), I go see my regular doc. I’m on the Reglan the GI doc put me on, no idfference yet, but friends are saying, “have you had anyone check for a candida fungal infection?” Nope, says I. Whatever. It can’t hurt to ask, and I’m still feeling miserable. Doc says, sure, it looks […]

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21 December 2008 ~ 1 Comment

I’ve Been Coined!

For the first time ever, I got coined today at church! Gabe Milbauer, a young man who was part of my Youth Group when I was the Youth Pastor at NewHeart, is in the Navy, stationed in San Diego. He is a Petty Officer 2nd Class who has served for 5 years and is ready […]

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27 October 2008 ~ 3 Comments

Welcome To My Fresh Look!

Thanks for coming by and taking a gander at the blog’s new look! After a lot of hard work by a friend of mine and some final tweaking to get a few details in place, I am finally getting around to putting the word out and posting again. You’ll notice the picture in the header. […]

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28 September 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Long Time No Post

Yes….it has been too long. No excuses, but it has been quite busy. Soon after my last post, a good friend offered to refashion my blog. So, watch out for news soon and a whole new look. I am VERY excited! Then, for those who may not have heard, a tragic Metrolink Train Crash occurred […]

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10 July 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Kind of a Long Day

Funerals are hard. Even when I don’t know the person whose funeral I am officiating, like today, they’re just hard. I think some of it for me is because I just want people to feel better, and death is something I just can’t fix. I don’t mean to sound weird. It’s just true. I can’t […]

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05 July 2008 ~ 0 Comments

A Grand 4th of July

Hung at the Park tonight with a number of SVPD Officers. With Colleen and the boys gone with family up north, I took the opportunity to spend the 4th of July with the Police Department. It started at 5:00 pm at the Station going through the Briefing with the detail of Officers working the 4th […]

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05 July 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Chaplain Callout

I was called to respond to the hospital at 5:30 pm today, where a 60 year old man had been taken after being found not breathing by his family at home. When I arrived, he had already been pronounced dead of an apparent heart attack. His wife, daughter and son-in-law were with him. He had […]

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04 July 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Happy 4th of July!

Here’s to a wonderful 4th of July to you and yours! I hope it rings something of freedom’s reign in your heart that goes far beyond burgers, hot dogs, lots of goodies and pool parties! May the depth of what this day represents move strongly in your heart today and cause us all to stop […]

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