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“Wow, what a cool presentation! It is the best performance we have ever had at one of our events!” Brett Craig President Transition Optical Transition Lenses International…

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“The images were so compelling!! Thanks for such a great presentation!” David Goodnight VP of Sales Lexmark International…

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Asbury Theological Seminary

“It is unbelievable, even when you have experienced it. The powerful impact of Joe Castillo’s “SandStory” is indescribable. The story comes alive in this unique art expression!” Maxie D. Dunnam Chancellor Asbury Theological Seminary Asbury Seminary…

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Hello Human Kindness

Where does it start? A chain reaction? Dominoes knocking over dominoes? Paying it forward? A Rube Goldberg arrangement of sequences that nudge and push and lift and cause one event to precipitate another? Not many have seen or remember the cartoons of Pulitzer prize winning artist, Mr. Goldberg. They were clever intricate drawings that always…

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Heavy Lifting

Doing the heavy lifting. Flat-gray back stage metal door, Ice-Grey sky, blue-white snow-covered ground, bone-twisting cold, frosty-breath February-winter in Bloomington, Minnesota. I was performing for the Child Neurology Foundation, raising funds for the care of severely handicapped children that nobody else wanted to help. They were serving those, who most times could not serve themselves.…

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A Giant Influence

After my performance at Mount Pleasant Community Church, a man approached me, took my hand and leaned well within my personal space and began whispering in my ear. “Two of the members in my family told me some time ago that they would never walk into a church again. They are here this Sunday because…

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Two Views, Two attitudes

How would you handle the “Nightmare” on the Carnival Cruise ship? What would you do when you stepped ashore from that ill fated vessel? I heard that within twenty four hours of docking, someone had already filed a lawsuit agains the Cruise Lines. Difficulties, hardships and tragedies eventually interject themselves into every life. First and…

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