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mental mondays: what's saving your life?

(I know it’s Sunday, but I won’t have time to post tomorrow. So happy Monday, a day early!)

Author Barbara Brown Taylor once wrote about being asked to speak, and how when she asked what the topic was to be, she was told, “Just tell us what is saving your life right now.” 335 more words


Saving my life: winter 2016 edition.

I feel like winter is all I’m talking about here lately. (Well, winter and books. Because I’m always talking about books.)

I forget, every year, how winter takes over my life. 402 more words


Becca Stevens: Round Three


We join Rev.Becca Stevens at the Thistle Farm Cafe to talk about diving into death, song writing with Steven Tyler, taking a prophetic stance even when it costs you, Dixie Chicks, essential oils, listening to epiphanies, and Love has the last word. 13 more words

Newsworthy With Norsworthy Podcast

In Defense of Darkness

INTRODUCTION: Every few years a sermon knocks my socks off. This unusual sermon by The Rev. Devon Anderson was heard last Sunday at Trinity Episcopal Church in Excelsior, Minnesota. 2,242 more words


Learning to Walk in the Dung

I’ve just inhaled my third Barbara Brown Taylor book, Learning to Walk in the Dark. Her books are not new, but, for me, they couldn’t have come along at a better time. 1,745 more words


The BBT Tour

Barbara Brown Taylor is the author of some rollicking good reads, especially if you enjoy elegant prose with an introspective, Episcopalian vibe. (Who doesn’t?) Check out the trilogy in this order… 917 more words


A Four-Letter Word

When I was teaching an English 101 course at a local college, one of the exercises I went through with the class was the use of language. 946 more words

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