All Is Well

The incredible news of yesterday was no blockages!!!
The doc said the arterties were “clear as the day you were born,” and the nurse called them “textbook.”

Here’s the video…


So, that means some kind of electrical problem with “extra” beats in between the regular cycle of beats.
The doc is not worried about it for now, and even indicated that there might be nothing to do about it for now. I will see him in a few weeks to discuss.

So, we’ll see how this unfolds.

A little rest over the next few days….and lots of prayers of gratitude.

Every now and then, I get reminded of two blessings…
a) That Facebook can actually be kinda cool, and
b) That I have amazing friends.

Friends: I can’t tell you how powerful it was to have your prayers, thoughts, jokes with me yesterday while I had my heart procedure.
Stopping to read FB comments now and then was….AWESOME.

The sense of prayer, and happy thoughts, was overwhelming. Thank you. Sincerely.

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Eric Folkerth is a minister, musician, author and blogger. He is Senior Pastor of Kessler Park UMC United Methodist Church in Dallas, Texas. Previously, he was pastor at Northaven UMC in Dallas for seventeen years. Eric loves to write on topics of spirituality, social justice, music/art and politics. The entries on this blog reflect that diversity of interests. His passion for social justice goes beyond mere words. He’s been arrested at the White House, defending immigrants and “The Dreamers,” and he’s officiated at same sex weddings in his churches, in defiance of what some believe is Methodist teaching. Eric is an avid blogger and published author, and 2017 recipient of the prestigeous Kuchling Humanitarian Award from Dallas’ Black Tie Dinner. (Human Rights Campaign) Eric has led or co-led hundreds of persons on mission trips around the globe, to places such as Mexico, Haiti, Russia, and Nepal. He has worked with lay persons to build ten homes, and one Community Center, in partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Dallas. He’s a popular preacher, and often tackles challenging issues of social justice in his writings and sermons. His wife, Judge Dennise Garcia, is a State District Judge for Dallas, County. As judge of the 303rd Family District Court, she consistently gets high ratings from area lawyers, and was named “best judge” by The Dallas Observer. First elected in 2004, she was the first Latina ever elected to a county-wide bench in Dallas County, and is currently the longest service district judge in that district. She was re-elected for a fourth term in 2018. They have the world’s best daughter, Maria, and an incredible dog, Daisy. Find links to Eric’s music-related websites, at the top of this site’s navigation menu.

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