Category Archives: Beards

The Gift of Finding Purpose

A rare photo of myself during my “bearded period,” with three scouts of Boy Scout Troop 170, at the 1985 Boy Scout National Jamboree. I found this photo in my dad’s collection of scout pictures. The Gift of Finding Purpose … Continue reading

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That Was Then, And This Is Now

I recently watched that episode of the Andy Griffith Show where Goober grows a beard and then everyone in Mayberry thinks of him as a wise intellectual. It inspired me to think about growing a beard again. I figured if … Continue reading

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