Category Archives: Dicky Jim

The Thanksgiving Story, Part Three

The old Mabey Homestead was the backdrop for this Thanksgiving story. The Thanksgiving Story, Part Three By Richard James Mabey Jr. Our story so far: Grandma is upset with Grandpa for wanting to take a walk down to the old … Continue reading

Posted in 1967, 1972, Boyhood Days, Christianity, Compassion, Dad, Destiny, Determination, Dicky Jim, Divine Protection, Dreams, Encouragement, Faith, Finding Your Purpose in Life, Friendship, Grandma Mabey, Grandpa Mabey, Healing, Homecoming, Humility, Kindness, Life's Dreams, Lincoln Park, Love of Family, Mabey History, Mabey Homestead, Mabey Lane, Memory, Mom, Morris Canal, My Old New Jersey Home, My sister, Never give up!, New Jersey, NJ, Old Beavertown, Old Lincoln Park, Small Town America, Spiritual Lesson, Thanksgiving, Uncategorized, Wisdom | 1 Comment

The Blessing of Purpose

The Blessing of Purpose By Richard Mabey Jr. From very early childhood, I was dearly blessed by my parents who engrained in my heart and soul that I had an important purpose in my life. The good Lord gave me … Continue reading

Posted in 1956, Dad, Dicky Jim, Encouragement, Faith, Finding Your Purpose in Life, Grandma Mabey, Grandpa Mabey, Homecoming, Humility, Kindness, Love of Family, Mabey Homestead, Memory | 2 Comments