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True knowledge...

True knowledge is knowing you are nothing and your neighbor is everything.

– Augustine Tagaste

August In Pieces

August 17, 2017 A House of Prayer for ALL People - Isaiah 56:6-8

And the foreigners who join themselves to the Lord, to minister to him, to love the name of the Lord, and to be his servants, all who keep the sabbath, and do not profane it, and hold fast my covenant-these I will bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer; their burnt offerings and their sacrifices will be accepted on my altar; for my house shall be called a house of prayer for all peoples. 363 more words

Christian Living


You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the ocean in one drop.” Rumi

I have been writing, lately, about the three components of the Self-Compassion model (see menu at top). 527 more words


Ubuntu Means You’re Never Alone

Rustic chairs, wooden tables and bricked walls; there are Singer sewing machines bordering the sides of the café and the familiar whiff of caffeine embraces us mid-day. 601 more words

Food For Thought

Tuesday: Understanding Others

By Sarah Piper

The human experience transcends culture, borders, creed, and color. To love, to fear, to hate, to be joyful – to feel – 577 more words

The Walker's Wave

You’re walking down the street, minding your own business on a pretty spring morning.  When you reach an intersection where there are cars approaching that are getting ready to turn right into your path, so long as you’ve got the walk sign you can proceed directly into the intersection, knowing that you’ve got the right of way.   370 more words


A Call to Prayer

The urge to write this post has come unbidden to my mind so frequently in recent days that I believe it is God’s idea.  So I’m doing as I’ve been told. 766 more words