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Yellowstone Dreaming

A day to relax and log some couch time sounded appealing. Fresh off a river trip, we were visiting my folks and they had taken the kids out for the day. 212 more words


God's Beloved Daughter-Child | Part 1

It’s the 1990s.  I’m teaching a seminar on spirituality.  At the beginning of the class I hand out to each participant, including me, a blank piece of paper and crayons.  1,322 more words

Spiritual Formation

Resumes vs Roots (Economics vs Oikonomics)

In previous posts, I’ve started a conversation related to two different ways of seeing and being in the world: what I am calling the social imaginaries of “Economics” versus that of “Oikonomics”. 1,365 more words


My Year Words

I’ve never been a fan of New Year’s resolutions. Let’s face it…they are hard to make, and easy to break. Or to be more accurate – easy to come up with, but tough as leather to maintain. 2,721 more words



Your love is like liquid fertilizer-  spilling down into the roots of my heart, extending them deeper into the soil of my soul, causing new nutrients of hope to pulse back up through my branches, pushing forth verdant new shoots. 9 more words

Bending the rules…

Warm, moist habitat provide ideal conditions for atypical plant growth. Typical of elementary science learnings, plant growth does not always follow the same path for success. 135 more words


Planted: Finding my roots

I try to make a good first impression most of the time. I feel that how i react will create a seed that the person will put however deep in their mind. 479 more words