Microsoft Word - Document1
08 Dec 2016

Unsung Words of the Christmas Story – Part 2: Overshadowed

Because the Christmas account is one that is so familiar to us, without realizing it, we tend to gloss over words because they seem to roll off our tongue. What

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Microsoft Word - Document1
06 Dec 2016

Unsung Words of the Christmas Story – Part 1: But How?

Because the Christmas account is one that is so familiar to us, without realizing it, we tend to gloss over words because they seem to roll off our tongue. What

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Don't Hear Don't Care
23 Nov 2016

Can I get a little quiet around here?!?!

Brother Lawrence entered the monastery as a layman. He worked in the kitchens and as a cobbler there for the remainder of his life. Lawrence is known for his devotion

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god-in-my-everything
17 Nov 2016

Book Review: God in My Everything: How an Ancient Rhythm Helps Busy People Enjoy God

God in My Everything: How an Ancient Rhythm Helps Busy People Enjoy God  by Ken Shigematsu Recently, I attended a webinar of Ken Shigematsu sharing the concepts from his book.

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various chocolate pralines
03 Nov 2016

Sinfully Delicious

A quick google search reveals 7 different companies with Sinfully Delicious in their names. Other names include: Indulgence Chocolatiers, Sinful Sweets, Sinful Delights. One candy company describes their chocolate this

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Keep Calm Carry On
20 Oct 2016

Keep Calm and Carry On

The “Keep Calm and Carry On” poster was commissioned in 1939 by the Ministry of Information in England. This poster was created in an effort to boost morale as World

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Hermit Crab on white background
13 Oct 2016

The Inevitability of Pain

We all have experienced it….pain. And we all have done everything we could to avoid it or numb it. We put a lot of effort into numbing, or ignoring pain,

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Organic farming.
07 Oct 2016

Pulling Weeds or Growing Fruit

I think most people would consider pulling weeds to be a tedious, but necessary task. I, on the other hand, find great satisfaction in weeding my garden. First of all,

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lectio-divina8
20 Sep 2016

Lectio Divina Part 7: Romans 8:31-39

For more in this series and on Lectio Divina, click here. The Message (MSG) Copyright © 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 by Eugene H. Peterson

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lectio-divina7
13 Sep 2016

Lectio Divina Part 6: Isaiah 30:15-21

For more in this series and on Lectio Divina, click here. New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights

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3 ring binder
09 Sep 2016

MARGINS

The beginning of the school year was always an anxious time for me. At the top of the list of anxieties were fitting in socially and measuring up scholastically. Both

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lectio-divina6
09 Sep 2016

Lectio Divina Part 5: 1 Corinthians 2:9-16

For more in this series and on Lectio Divina, click here. New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All

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