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5AM me-time

Whilst pondering this post I remembered a film from the early 1990s called Leon the Pig Farmer. Leon was a Jewish estate agent from north London who, after a mix up in artificial insemination, found out that his ‘true’ biological father was a Yorkshire pig farmer. 1,075 more words


The Function and Morality of Forgiveness

Back in the aether, I wrote two posts about forgiveness (first and second). That particular post gained a lot of attention from Paul Quixote… 821 more words

More Good Than Bad...

Her smiling face, her joyful coos, her wondering eyes.

When you become a mom you tend to enjoy the smallest things.

Watching her study intricate patterns, trying to process bright colors, observing her taking in her ever growing world is extraordinary. 203 more words

Single Mom


With the idea of being brutally honest and no longer hiding from myself – I share the following. Just something else, I thought I had gotten over but only managed to bury. 343 more words

My Life

Friday Prep for Preachers & Hearers: Nursing on the Teat of Resentment

The Teat of Resentment

Link to Lectionary for September 21, 2014:http://lectionary.library.vanderbilt.edu/texts.php?id=160

God is like the Generous Employer who gives everyone the same pay regardless of when they began working. 555 more words

Free Yourself and Forgive

Sometimes I write about forgiveness and people get very upset. I recognize there are some things we want to put into the category of unforgivable, so let me clarify what I mean when I say I believe forgiveness is freeing and vital if you want to be at peace. 947 more words


Fathers and Sons

This past Monday marked 18 years since my father passed away; in the Jewish tradition, this day is known as the Yahrzeit.  His death at a young age was an undoubted tragedy РDad passed away less than three months after the birth of his first grandchild, our eldest son.  652 more words

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