18 Jul 2017

These Wonders

The scent of plumeria blossoms perfumes the air as I walk down the path. Camo-colored leaves overhang the path, giving it an almost tunnel-like feel. I step onto the sand

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13 Jul 2017

Summer Reading List, Post 3: Sunday, Sabbath & the Weekend

Sunday, Sabbath & the Weekend: Managing Time in a Global Culture Edited by Edward O’Flaherty and Rodney L. Peterson with Timothy A. Norton Review by: Lt. Colonel Pat LaBossiere Sabbath.

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08 Jun 2017

Flawless

Several years ago I decided to learn how to quilt. My instructor always emphasized two rules: – Measure twice, cut once – Sew a scant ¼” seam If you don’t

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19 Jan 2017

Not Guilty

I recently received a notice from a law office requesting payment for a violation at an EZ Pass toll. My first reaction was, “Uh-oh, I’m in trouble!” After giving it

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02 Jan 2017

A Closer Look at Sabbath

I remember it very clearly: my husband and I would each drive a 15 passenger van (remember those?) on two different routes around the city and pick people up for church

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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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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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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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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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