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Taking the Heat in the Kitchen

Len Vertefeuille was born and raised into a loving family on the East coast. He now lives in North Carolina and he and his wife Lisa have two children who mean the world to Len. He has been working in the Warren Wilson College kitchen since 1989. Len enjoys cooking for and working alongside ...


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My Entire Life Created on: 12/18/2008


My Entire Life


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Filming A Revival
Dewayne Rudd’s tears misted the viewfinder of his camera as he filmed men bowing their heads ...
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12/18/2008
Even Now/music video
Mom was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer on March 13, 2008, a date I will always remember.  ...
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12/31/2009
Miracle on the Hudson (Update)
The flight crew of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 is not talking about the Miracle on the Hudson since ...
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12/31/2009
Seven Died Today (Update)
Two years ago this Saturday, seven U.S. marines and sailors were killed in Iraq when their medical ...
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12/31/2009
An American Missionary
Gustavo Renovalez is a talented musician, singer, and songwriter from Argentina.  He is an American ...
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12/31/2009
Friends in Discovery
The most spectacular event I’ve witnessed is the evening launch of the space shuttle Discovery.  ...
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Tragedy in Buffalo
I woke up this morning to the terrible news about the crash of Continental Connection Flight 3407 ...
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02/13/2010
A Gallant Vessel
Ray is shackled to a wheelchair for the rest of his life.  Frequently he fights to draw a breath ...
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02/17/2009
Memorial Day
During most years, more than 100 patients die at the 300-bed Thomson Hood Veterans’ Center. Every year, ...
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02/19/2009
Medical Aide Man
During visits to dad in the Eisenhower Unit, a ward for demented veterans, I met many men with ...
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Nephew Eddie
  Eddie, Marion’s nephew, is a towering, husky man in his 40’s with thick brown hair and a neatly ...
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Baby Sister Savannah
Savannah, Marion’s baby sister, arrives while I am interviewing Marion’s nephew, Eddie.  Savannah ...
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02/20/2009
Monticello Memories
On August 2, I drove to Monticello, Kentucky to visit the First Church of the Nazarene and Marion ...
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My Comfort, My Shield
Chris is the pastor of Gwen and Marion’s church, the Monticello First Church of the Nazarene, ...
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02/20/2009
The Last Teardrop
Dad’s 77th birthday was blessed with beautiful August weather.  Mom and I stop at Kroger’s and ...
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02/25/2009
An Answer for Diane
We all have experiences with what we believe are unanswered prayers, particularly when someone ...
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03/04/2009
A Spiritual Journey
I began my journey in a hotel room the week following my fiftieth birthday. That’s right, half a century. ...
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12/19/2010
Makin Goatmeal
In this era of electronic conversation, there are opportunities for families to chit-chat in original ...
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12/19/2010
Touch the Sky
What do I mean by that? Touch the Sky, to me, means striving and sacrificing to be your best, rising ...
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03/12/2011