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Heavy Burdens

How heavy are your burdens, the weight of the rocks you carry around daily?  Are they heavier than the cross that was carried by our Lord?  323 more words


Easter Lily

Easter lilies bloom in Bengaluru, South India


Arnaud Beltrame, Great Hero

I apologize for the radio silence of recent months — it’s not that I haven’t had ideas of things to post about, it’s just that I usually do not have the time to do so or, when I do, I can’t remember what I wanted to post about… 775 more words

Ad Hoc


Matthew 5:4 4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. (NIV)

I have a dear friend who is watching her husband slip away into the arms of God.  160 more words



Today my husband Mark and I went to the gun range to target shoot and qualify. While the paper silhouette targets are faceless, stationary and not a threat of life or limb they serve in the preparation and practice target shooting for if/when the silhouettes are exchanged for an actual intruder. 648 more words


Pausing in the Ruins

Holy Week began tonight with the first evensong of Palm Sunday, and Mirfield is a buzz of activity as visitors arrive to participate in the Community’s extensive schedule of observances. 550 more words


Hope for today: Christ died

Christ also died for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring us to God. 1 Peter 3:18