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Semi-Hibernation Awesomeness 2017: Mindful Intentions

Although Spring has begun and we are emerging from natural semi-hibernation, taking time to review this period before stepping forward is worth the time. How do we navigate the darker, deeper times in our lives? Yesterday, I decided to play … Continue reading

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Walking the Path of Discipleship: Being Present and Perfectly Imperfect

“Heavenly Father, are you really there?” 1 Being a disciple of Christ has many promises, promises that seem far away from where we are in our daily struggles.  We pray for loved ones to be safe, and sometimes they are … Continue reading

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Love is Patient

We wait.  We wait for teenagers to come home. We wait for others to finish speaking so we can have our say.  We wait for our turn.  We wait to save enough.  We wait for approval. We wait for life; … Continue reading

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Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Many years ago I was expecting our first child and contemplating how Mary felt.  I wondered how she could ride that donkey when I could barely ride in the car.  Our first-born son came into this world early Christmas morning.  … Continue reading

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Treasure

In a world of possessions and entitlements I find it useful to take time to reflect on simple and natural aspects of our lives such as our breath or the seasons.  Life is our greatest treasure and we can only value it when … Continue reading

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Personal Agendas

Political candidates local and national who pursue personal agendas lack perspective on the consequences of their actions. Personal agendas in the work place, in family life, or other relationships are the same way.  Selfishness always has consequences. How do we … Continue reading

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