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Reeking, wreaking, wrecked

It’s Tuesday and my fridge is getting rather skosh on supplies.

I mean, sure…if you dig pickled hot pepper ring sandwiches with blackberry jelly on last week’s bread, you’re gonna get by just fine.   438 more words

Bits Of Life

Have We Forgotten the Practice of Awareness?

My own understanding of awareness has been difficult in many ways.  I used to think that I am separated from God in everyday life, God has little or no connection to the place I live, to the relationships I have or to the things I do.  489 more words

Mystical Imagination

Balm for the Rug Burned Soul

My husband was sick on Monday.

A normal Monday in our house equates to a day of slight reprieve for Mommy aka me. It’s my husband’s day off and it’s turned into a family day of sorts, mixed in with some organizational prep for the upcoming week and some tutoring I do on the side. 415 more words

Life Stuff

Epiphany in India

Please welcome Fred Sievert, who began his career as a teacher and then later entered the insurance business and retired in 2007 as President of New York Life Insurance Company, a Fortune 100 corporation. 2,023 more words


Grieving the Death of a Loved One: Beauty Speaks

My friend, whose husband died last December, is going through her year of firsts. The first Christmas without Dave. The first birthday without him. The first Easter… the first wedding anniversary…. 505 more words


The Unexpected God

“The Unexpected God” Genesis 28:10-22 © 7.20.14 Ordinary 16A by Tom Cheatham at First Presbyterian Church, Amory, MS. All rights reserved.

Kim Novak made her screen debut in 1954. 2,167 more words

We Have Not Been Well Loved

We have not been well-loved and valued; we have not been fully embraced as we are, even if we grew up in a loving family. It is far worse for someone who grows up with abuse in any form. 1,516 more words