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Rod is a former Iowa Certified Nurseryman and Oregon Certified Nursery Professional , with a Bachelor of Science degree in Horticulture from Iowa State University and a total of 40 years of experience in orchards, nurseries and landscaping. Rod worked at Dennis' Seven Dees Nursery, Portland, Oregon for 16 years and at Cascadian Nurseries for 9 years. He currently works for Garron Grounds Management. Rod runs Rod's Garden Pruning and teaches Home Gardening classes for Portland Community College.
Shellie is an avid gardener with herbs as her special interest. She is expanding her children's clothing business, jenni heart creations. She is a Master Food Preserver.
Emmaline was adopted from China in 1999. Ellianna was adopted from Vietnam in 2001. Nathaniel. was adopted from China in 2005.
Spending time in a garden naturally turns our thoughts to God, who created the beauty of nature.
Come to our garden for information and advice. To ask a question, schedule a landscape consultation, or receive a free estimate on pruning in the West Portland, Washington County area, please email me.
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Home Gardening Classes at PCC by Rod Smith
The Art of Home Gardening by Rod Smith
The textbook I wrote for my gardening classes at Portland Community College is now available.
Diary of a Japanese army doctor killed on Attu Island, Alaska, during World War II.
Avoiding stupid mistakes.
Can you believe the New Testament?
God sends rain on the just and the unjust.
How To Pray For A False Teacher
In all things, God works for good.
Jesus, Humble Servant
Moses and God
No one wins an argument.
Reasoning With a Bible Thumper
Satan, the Devil
The Bible Story. The main characters and events of the Bible condensed into six pages.
The Evolution Story. Scientific reasons why I stopped believing in Evolution and started believing in Creation.
The Old Man and the Flood
When Will the Rapture Be?
Where do we go when we die?
Would God Allow Suffering?
You can take it with you!
You're too late.
Rod accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior in 1973. He read the Bible straight through from Genesis to Revelation seven times before he attended Ozark Bible College. He has taught Sunday School since 1985 and was an elder and Director of Children's Ministries at his church.
The entire Bible can be read in less than one year by reading three chapters a day plus one chapter from Psalms or Proverbs. For an accurate translation that is easy to read, I recommend the New International Version.
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