Psalm 88 is up in my morning prayer cycle. If you’re not familiar with it (not surprising as it’s seldom read in church) have a look and understand that God himself breathed a prayer for those in the darkest, foulest moods. 508 more words
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I have inherited through at least one of my bloodlines a strong dose of the “can do” mentality.
That’s often a good thing.
It’s the sort of attitude that allowed my grandfather to continue building, overseeing and supervising building sites well into his 80s, and the sort of tenacious disposition that allowed my father to become a successful academic in spite of a primary school report encouraging him to drop out early and “learn a trade”. 551 more words