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The Ultimate Sacrifice

Memorial Day to me isn’t about war or all the feelings that go along with it. It’s about individuals who chose to serve in the United States Military, they chose to possibly make the ultimate sacrifice. Chances are there is a veterans’ cemetery where you live, or several of them. You’ll find many soldiers buried

May 20, 2015 / by Alisa Hafen / No Comments

Taking Charge

One of the blessings I have always been grateful for is the knowledge of knowing that I am in charge of my own life. Now, you might think that sounds pretty silly coming from me – a man – a quadriplegic man – confined to a wheelchair for the last 14 years. And it is

Apr 17, 2015 / by Alisa Hafen / No Comments

One Step At A Time

Fourteen years ago a one ton bale of hay rested on top of my head and neck, causing my breathing to became labored, and I wondered how long I could stay conscious. Twice a painful tingle crossed over my face, and I feared suffocation. I was rapidly losing the ability to take in oxygen. Twice

Mar 13, 2015 / by Alisa Hafen / No Comments

Happy Holidays

Nov 04, 2014 / by Alisa Hafen / No Comments

Selfishness vs. Selflessness

  Pope John Paul II said “The great danger for family life, in the midst of any society whose idols are pleasure, comfort, and independence, lies in the fact that people close their hearts and become selfish.” Selfishness has actually been defined as the number one enemy in a marriage, and quite possibly in life.

Aug 19, 2014 / by Alisa Hafen / No Comments

Living in The Moment

Have you ever had a moment in your life where something clicked and it all seemed so clear that you couldn’t believe it? I have had a few such moments in my life and I would like to share one with you. It had been a few months since my accident, and I would follow

Nov 30, 2011 / by Alisa Hafen / 10 Comments
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