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Criticizing: An Art, Not a License

The past few months have flooded airwaves with stories of those who offend and those who are offended. It is worth considering how we, as a society, may be losing touch with an essential intellectual tool, criticizing. 662 more words

My Utmost For His Highest: The Teaching Of Disillusionment

If we put our trust in man, we will be disappointed and bitter. But if we put our trust in God, we will be peaceful and understanding toward others.


Morning Devotions

Getting back in the gym

Last night I went to the gym for the first time in forever.  The last time I went, my younger daughter was barely toddling around and one of the gym babysitters was holding her and dropped her on the ground.   608 more words


My Utmost For His Highest: The Unchanging Law Of Judgement

After you have read the devotion below, ask God to search your heart and to forgive you for the times you have judged others. We are all guilty of this sin, but thanks be to God for His unconditional love and forgiveness!


Morning Devotions


Iconoclasm: n. attacking and/or criticizing (common beliefs and/or popular traditions) and/or traditional institutions

An iconoclast is really a critic who criticizes many beliefs and traditions which are personally dear to us or highly acceptable and we generally believe that our beliefs or traditions should be free of criticism and often feel personally offended if criticized. 80 more words

Common Sense

Dumb Things I Do to Ruin My Own Day

Sometimes it feels like the world is mowing me down.

But other times I feel like I have popped my own balloon.

Life is rarely as bad as it seems but sometimes I catch myself focusing on negative emotions, what others think or what is going wrong rather than what is going right. 6 more words

Faith & Devotionals