Even in these dark days, there is light.
It may be dim or cool or reflected like the moon, or radiant and life-sustaining like the sun. 826 more words
If you’re like me, feeling stressed often generates confusing and off-base behavior.
I recognize that I have been stressed lately–immensely stressed about so many little things that if vocalized would all seem trite. 780 more words
Warning: the following contains spoilers.
For me finding a book is never an easy task, because I dislike going out of my comfort zone and taking a chance. 1,236 more words
Expectations have teeth. Expectations have consequences. Expectations create tension. And especially this time of year, expectations are everywhere.
This week we used the hot skillet of our awareness to melt icy expectations and the tension they create. 665 more words
“Joy is not about pleasure as opposed to pain or cheerfulness as opposed to sadness. Joy includes everything.”
~ Pema Chodron from Start Where You Are… 735 more words
Many years ago when I was in local church ministry, I had a colleague who read Rolling Stone magazine each week in order to find titles for his sermons from the songs that were popular on the radio at the time. 628 more words