From the Personal Diary of Anne of CLeves, 4th wife of King Henry VIII, July 1540

Letters of Anne of Cleves   Letter of Anne of Cleves to her husband, King Henry VIII
11 July 1540 Background
The following letter was Anne of Cleves’s very diplomatic response to Henry VIII’s request for an annulment of their brief marriage. Though her brother pressed her to return home to the duchy of Cleves, Anne wasContinue reading “From the Personal Diary of Anne of CLeves, 4th wife of King Henry VIII, July 1540”

Jesus and John stain glass

The New Testament in the Bible tells some wonderful stories about the miracles of Jesus and John. What if Jesus spent almost 15 years training as a healer and user of medicines by the Essenes? What is what Jesus said on the Mount was a compilation of Essene prayers and theology. Was Jesus Christ, “TheContinue reading “Jesus and John stain glass”

Mrs. Lee the Home Economics Teacher

The only Chinese teacher in the whole school was Mrs. Lee. She taught Home Economics, Sewing, and Cooking. If you wanted to go to Chinatown in New York city she would write a meal recommendation in Mandarin for you to present to the waiter at certain places in Chinatown. We always got a great mealContinue reading “Mrs. Lee the Home Economics Teacher”

Chapter 8- Teacher Stories from the novel, “The Junior High, ” by Dr. Pelham Mead, Xlibris publishers

Chapter 8- Teacher Stories   Some of the funniest situations occur in classrooms. The first story is about a Social studies teacher who was talking about AIDs and how at the time they thought the disease began in Africa by people eating Green Monkeys. After the teacher got done reading about this AIDs research, heContinue reading “Chapter 8- Teacher Stories from the novel, “The Junior High, ” by Dr. Pelham Mead, Xlibris publishers”

The Physical Education Archery Unit

One day during the Archery program in Physical Education an emergency occurred right in the middle of the students shooting. A squirrel decided to run across the target range and as soon as it did all of the students shooting at the targets turned and tried to shoot the squirrel. Fortunately, the squirrel escaped unharmed.

Departed Spirits by Dr. Pelham Mead

Departed Spirits By Pelham Mead   Departed spirits of family souls, For whom many bells tolls. Our parents and wives, So, so many lives. Now they are a memory, Fading thoughts to be, Thoughts of wondrous tines, Like little tiny bells. Ringing in our ears, Like a thousands tears.   Farewell love ones lost, HowContinue reading “Departed Spirits by Dr. Pelham Mead”

Chapter 9- Go forth my son… from the novel, “Jesus and John, ” Xlibris publishers on Amazon.com-Dr. Pelham Mead

    Chapter 9- Go forth my son.     “Yeshua (Jesus), my son, I have heard that your cousin John is preaching and Baptizing at the Jordon river,’ Mary said. “Why do you mention this mother,” Jesus responded? “Since your father died you have taken up the reins of the family business with yourContinue reading “Chapter 9- Go forth my son… from the novel, “Jesus and John, ” Xlibris publishers on Amazon.com-Dr. Pelham Mead”

Chapter 10- John Questions who Jesus really is.

Chapter 10- John Questions who Jesus really is. 2 When John, who was in prison, heard about the deeds of the Messiah, he sent his disciples 3 to ask him, “Are you the one who is to come, or should we expect someone else?” 4 Jesus replied, “Go back and report to John what you hear and see:Continue reading “Chapter 10- John Questions who Jesus really is.”

Chapter 3- The flight into Egypt of the Holy Family from the novel, “Jesus and John,” by Dr. Pelham Mead

Chapter 3- The Flight into Egypt of the Holy Family    From the Bible: 2:11 and on entering the house they saw the child with Mary his mother. They prostrated themselves and did him homage. Then they opened their treasures and offered him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. 2:12 and having been warned inContinue reading “Chapter 3- The flight into Egypt of the Holy Family from the novel, “Jesus and John,” by Dr. Pelham Mead”

Chapter 8- “…the voice of one crying in the wilderness.”

    Chapter 8- “…the Voice of one crying in the wilderness.”   John:   1:6 A man named John was sent from God. 1:7 He came for testimony, to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him. 1:8 He was not the light, but came to testify to the light. 1:9Continue reading “Chapter 8- “…the voice of one crying in the wilderness.””