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How to face big problems

In an interview with Bill Moyers, Wendell Berry talked about trying to tackle big problems with easy answers. Berry said that we’re quick to impose our will on what troubles us–using brute force on what we think needs changing or fixing. 156 more words

The Good Life

Love Your Children

This is my commandment: love one another as I have loved you.
From John 15:12-17

I spent the last four years of my career in education in a county-level position. 288 more words

Devotionals

What is Happy

What is Happy
I am so glad you ask
For I have been assigned
With a poetic task

H is for the hours
Simply knowing you exist… 112 more words

Poetry

Persistent Praise (or “Please Stop Singing!”)

Thursday, July 31

By Carl Mesle of Independence, Missouri, USA

Rejoice in the Lord, O you righteous. Praise befits the upright…Sing to him a new song; play skillfully on the strings, with loud shouts. 367 more words

Worth Of All Persons

Step by Step

Day 50. :( 

I leave to go back home one week from today. :(( So sad. It’s truly is bittersweet, because I do not want to leave this place and all the friends I have met and made memories with. 1,150 more words

Itchy, scratchy, cranky and a whole lot of gratitude.

Agh friends, lately I’ve been a bit restless.

You know the feeling? Itchy, scratchy, cranky. Waiting for change or chance but not sure which? Snappy at the kids or just plain grummoxed. 245 more words

Contentment Update

As part of the 1yearwardroberesolution Team we were asked to send in an update on how we are doing. Many are at or near their halfway point. 506 more words

General Life