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Afternoon Tea – Cows, No Cream

October 14, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community Afternoon Tea – Cows, No Cream I recently returned home from my annual trout fishing trip to the southwestern part of Wisconsin.  This corner of

Home Visit

October 8, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community Home Visit – 10/8/2021 We were grateful to be part of the home visit.  My wife Michelle’s Aunt Lynn (her mother’s sister) and Uncle Jim

Exit, Stage Left – 10/1/2021

October 1, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Exit, Stage Left – 10/1/2021 With the recent start of a school year, I have been thinking of my favorite school year.  Truth is,

Paddle and Pray and Monarch Butterflies

September 24, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Paddle and Pray and Monarch Butterflies – 9/24/2021 I had the idea a couple of weeks ago, but I had to wait for a

The Circle Unbroken

September 17, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   The Circle Unbroken – 9/17/2021 Recently a good friend shared that his son who had just graduated from a prestigious university and was all

Going Slow

September 11, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Going Slow – 9/10/2021 I love to fish.  Although my favorite is stream fishing for trout with my fly rod, I also enjoy fishing

Little Gifts

September 2, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Little Gifts – 9/3/2021 During my data analysis days in the business world, I learned that it takes three data points to establish a

Harbingers

August 26, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Harbingers – 08/27/2021 I love Autumn, and let’s just say that the heat and humidity of summer don’t bring out the best in me. 

Little Homecomings – August 20, 2021

August 19, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community Little Homecomings  – 8/20/2021 As much as I enjoy fishing water that I have never fished before, I am partial to returning to places I

Any Port

August 13, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Any Port – 8/13/2021 This week has been a week of storms. Actually, it seems like July and August have been the summer of