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A Peaceful Reminder

I was having a tough time yesterday, feeling like I needed some time alone to clear my head of some swirling thoughts. But as anyone with 2 toddlers can attest to, time alone is not easy to come by! 564 more words

Parenting And Kids

A Prayer for Peace

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Monday, October 12, 2015

A Prayer for Peace

Peace seems fleeting, especially given the recent events in Oregon, and Turkey, and so many other places in the world. 291 more words

5 Things I learned in the summer of 2015

This summer has been equal parts crazy, amazing, and wonderful. So much has happened in three way-to-short months. It’s insane that August is already coming to an end. 1,834 more words

The Pursuit of Happiness


In 2000 I made this card and sold it to benefit the American Friends Service Committee. It was inspired by my desire for peace, and by the Peaceable Kingdom paintings of Edward Hicks. 488 more words

Children's Book Critique Group Blog

I choose Peace!

I was recently having a conversation with a very good friend about a few issues in our small community that we are both saddened by. 800 more words

Lifes Lessons

Choosing the Calm

I am calm, but I am not active.

I smiled to hear the heavily-accented words coming across the phone lines. Words spoken from a man who is prone to action, accustomed to being on the front lines of God’s battlefield. 758 more words

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