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A slave, and no princess

A Commonplace Book Entry:

Nobody can be a real princess -
do not imagine you have yet been anything more than a mock one
– until she is a princess over herself, 188 more words

What's Going On?

Drinking from the Wells of New Creation

I am excited to announce the publication of my wife, Kerry Dearborn’s new book, Drinking from the Wells of New Creation: The Holy Spirit and the Imagination in Reconciliation. 233 more words

Power For The Journey

A Scientific Guide to Seeing Fairies. A fragment.

A fascinating blog essay by Franziska Kohlt on Lewis Carroll, Victorian science, and the perception of fairies.

Franziska Kohlt is a DPhil Candidate at Brasenose College at the University of Oxford, and a graduate tutor in English literature at St Anne’s College. 39 more words

Critical Thoughts

No, really …

I chose to take a step. I went to church yesterday and dared myself to wonder, “What if this is more real than what I see with my eyes, and touch with my hands?” 318 more words

Perfect You

I would rather be what God chose to make me than the most glorious creature that I could think of; for to have been thought about, born in God’s thought, and then made by God, is the dearest, grandest and most precious thing in all thinking. 11 more words


Words for the Newlyweds

From my talk at my niece’s wedding.

I would like to point out to those who don’t know me that I am not merely an aunt, but that I am in fact, The Sainted Aunt. 928 more words